Islamic State has gained its first outpost in southern Africa after the capture of strategic port in Mozambique

Government troops abandoned Mocimboa da Praia last week but reinforcements have been rushed to the area to recapture the city from the insurgents.

Islamic State has gained its first outpost in southern Africa after the capture of strategic port in Mozambique

Islamic State has gained its first outpost in southern Africa after the capture of strategic port in MozambiqueGovernment troops abandoned Mocimboa da Praia last week but reinforcements have been rushed to the area to recapture the city from the insurgents.