Tag Archives: Africa

Life sentences upheld for 9 Liberian mercenaries

Life sentences upheld for 9 Liberian mercenaries Africa Friday 23 September 2016 – 2:35pm File: Liberia’s Supreme Court found that the men, originally convicted in June 2014, were responsible for a string of cross-border attacks including a 2012 assault that … Continue reading

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Surveillance of the Surveillers: Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

Surveillance of the Surveillers   Regulation of the Private Security Industry in South Africa and Kenya

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THE UNDERBELLY OF GLOBAL SECURITY: SIERRA LEONEAN EX-MILITIAS IN IRAQ

THE UNDERBELLY OF GLOBAL SECURITY: SIERRA LEONEAN EX-MILITIAS IN IRAQ

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Western drones and African security

Western drones and African security

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Outlining a research agenda on private militarism and political markets in Africa

Outlining a research agenda on private militarism and political markets in Africa By Aditya Sarkar On August 2, 2016 This note briefly outlines a research agenda on mercenaries and private military companies (PMC’s)[1] in Africa’s political marketplaces. It is driven … Continue reading

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American Tortured in DRC Sues Congolese Officials

American Tortured in DRC Sues Congolese Officials Suzanne Monyak, The National Law Journal August 1, 2016 Darryl Lewis, American contractor suing officials of the Democratic Republic of Congo An American military veteran and security contractor is suing two officials from … Continue reading

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Soldiers of Misfortune: the Angolan Civil War

Soldiers of Misfortune: the Angolan Civil War

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Illicit Natural Resource Exploitation by Private Corporate Interests in Africa’s Maritime Zones During Armed Conflict

Illicit Natural Resource Exploitation by Private Corporate Interests in Africa’s Maritime Zones During Armed Conflict

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Private Military Companies, Opportunities, and Termination of Civil Wars in Africa

Private Military Companies, Opportunities, and Termination of Civil Wars in Africa

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GardaWorld expands its presence in Africa

  GardaWorld expands its presence in Africa Published on July 16, 2016 Pete Dordal Senior Vice President and Managing Director US at GardaWorld GardaWorld is pleased to announce that we have entered into a definitive agreement to strategically combine with KK Security, the … Continue reading

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