• The Malian junta vows to tackle insurgency as the marks 63 years of independence amid surging deadly attacks
• The Togolese state advocates diplomacy in resolving the Nigerien political crisis as world leaders highlight topical issues at the UN general assembly.
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• Supporters of the Major opposition political party in LIberai storm the electoral commission to demand the final electoral register weeks before the October 10 elections.
• CIVICUS urges immediate state intervention to reverse the shrinking civic space in Senegal.