Never again! These 21st-century conflicts cost Africa millions of lives

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola Nov 8, 2019 at 08:00am

November 08, 2019 at 08:00 am | Opinions & Features

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola

Novieku-Babatunde Adeola | Staff Writer

November 08, 2019 at 08:00 am | Opinions & Features

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Darfur Conflict – 2003

Nicknamed the Land Cruiser War, the Darfur Conflict began in 2003. A major conflict in the Darfur Region of Sudan, it began as a result of a dispute between the Sudan Liberation Movement, the Justice and Equality Movement and the government of Sudan. 

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A lot of children faced malnutrition during the war_Photo: Worldvision

The war was as a result of claims from rebel groups that the government oppressed Darfur’s non-Arab population.

Crimes against humanity and war crimes was brought against President Omar al-Bashir after the death of hundreds of thousands of civilians.

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