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83 killed in fighting in Sudan's...

83 killed in fighting in Sudan's...

Africa

Mon, Jan 18 2021

Sudanese authorities have imposed a state-wide curfew in West Darfur

Medics: At least 83 killed in fighting...

Medics: At least 83 killed in fighting...

Africa

Sun, Jan 17 2021

The violence has reportedly pitted non-Arab and Arab tribes in El Geneina, the capital of West Darfur...

Uganda's Museveni extends 35-year rule...

Uganda's Museveni declared winner of...

Africa

Sat, Jan 16 2021

Museveni won with 58.6% of votes

Four UN peacekeepers killed, five wounded...

4 UN peacekeepers killed in Mali...

Africa

Thu, Jan 14 2021

It was not clear who carried out the attack about 20km north of the town of Bambara-Maoudé in...

100 dead in attacks on two western Niger...

100 dead in attacks on two western Niger...

Africa

Mon, Jan 4 2021

Local elected officials first reported the raids on Saturday, but the death toll was unclear

At least 70 killed in suspected militant...

At least 70 killed in suspected militant...

Africa

Sun, Jan 3 2021

The West African nation has previously suffered attacks by Islamist militants linked to al Qaeda and...

Peacekeeping mission in Sudan's Darfur...

Peacekeeping mission in Sudan's Darfur...

World

Thu, Dec 31 2020

Darfuris have held protests in recent weeks against the mission's imminent departure

Cameroon bus accident kills 37

Cameroon bus accident kills 37

Africa

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Nineteen other passengers were injured on the bus, which was found in a ravine

Central African Republic votes under...

Central African Republic votes under...

Africa

Sun, Dec 27 2020

Successive waves of violence since 2013 have killed thousands and forced over a million from their...

Red Cross: Death toll from attack in...

Death toll from attack in western Ethiopia...

Africa

Fri, Dec 25 2020

More than 40,000 people fled their homes due to the fighting

Ugandan official: Boat capsizes in Lake...

26 die after Boat capsizes in Lake...

World

Fri, Dec 25 2020

The boat had over 50 people on board

S Africa rejects UK claims over new...

S Africa rejects UK claims over new...

Africa

Fri, Dec 25 2020

'At present, there is no evidence that the 501.V2 (variant) is more transmissible than the United...

At least 20 die as migrant boat sinks...

At least 20 die as migrant boat sinks...

World

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The coastline near Sfax has become a major departure point for people fleeing conflict and poverty in...

Gunmen kill more than 100 in attack...

Gunmen attack kill more than 100 in...

Africa

Thu, Dec 24 2020

The attack came a day after Abiy, the military chief of staff and other senior federal officials visited...

Tunisia cracks down with arrests in...

Tunisia cracks down with arrests in...

Africa

Wed, Dec 23 2020

Global waste trade has been growing as more industrialized and urbanized countries dump their garbage...

Russia, Rwanda send troops to C Africa...

Russia, Rwanda send troops to C...

Africa

Mon, Dec 21 2020

'Russia has sent several hundred soldiers and heavy weapons under a bilateral cooperation...

UN: 60% of S Sudan population facing...

UN: 60% of S Sudan population facing...

Africa

Sun, Dec 20 2020

An estimated 5.8 million people face a phase-three 'crisis' level of acute food insecurity between...

Freed Nigerian schoolboys return home,...

Freed Nigerian schoolboys tell of...

World

Fri, Dec 18 2020

‘They only gave us food once a day and water twice a day’

Hundreds of Nigerian schoolboys released...

Abducted Nigerian schoolboys...

Africa

Fri, Dec 18 2020

The mass assault last Friday by armed men on a rural school in Kankara was initially blamed on criminal...

Boko Haram claims kidnapping of hundreds...

Boko Haram claims kidnapping of Nigerian...

Africa

Tue, Dec 15 2020

At least 333 students are still missing since the attack late on Friday in Katsina state

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in Niger...

Gunmen kill 28, burn 800 houses in...

Africa

Tue, Dec 15 2020

The Islamist militant group has been waging attacks in the region around Lake Chad since 2009