• OSAC Dublin event - October 2018
    Q4 OSAC Dublin meeting.
    

Africa

Complex Terror Attack at Nairobi Hotel
On January 15, a group of at least five heavily armed al-Shabaab militants stormed the Dusit Thani Hotel Complex in Nairobi’s Westlands neighborhood.…

2019 Nigeria Elections Security Benchmarking Survey
This survey will remain open through January 21. All responses will be kept anonymous, and will be reported in a timely manner so security managers…

Ongoing Protests in Sudan
A wave of anti-government protests has taken place across Sudan for nearly three weeks, with some turning violent. Authorities have reportedly…

Consular Reporting

Security Alert: Nigeria, Increase in Terrorist Propaganda Around Elections
There is an increase in ISIS propaganda videos specifically directed to Nigeria and the ongoing civil unrest in Borno state and the Northeast. ISIS…

Security Alert: Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Terrorist Targeting in East & Sahel Regions
Terrorists and criminal groups continue to attack and abduct Westerners, sometimes murdering victims, targeting security and military forces, hunting…