• Monday, Feb 18, 2019
  • Last Update : 02:19 pm
Nigeria presidential election postponed...

Nigeria presidential election postponed...

Africa

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Independent National Electoral Commission Chairman Mahmood Yakubu confirmed on Saturday

Source: 3 Americans among 5 killed in...

Source: 3 Americans among 5 killed in...

Africa

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The plane clip a tree as it attempted an emergency landing and crashed in a field

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Africa

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Local media said the stampede happened when panic broke out at the end of a rally

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape...

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape...

Africa

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Following months of campaigning by activists, the president declared a national emergency and said those...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Boko Haram kills 60 in northeast...

Africa

Sat, Feb 2 2019

The bloodshed is a challenge for President Muhammadu Buhari in particular as he seeks a second successive...

Death toll at 28 after migrant boats...

Death toll at 28 after migrant boats...

Africa

Wed, Jan 30 2019

Twenty-three bodies were recovered this morning and the coast guard continues search

Attack on UN base in Mali kills 8...

Attack on UN base in Mali kills 8...

Africa

Sun, Jan 20 2019

An attack at the same base last April killed two peacekeepers and left several others wounded

Fighting near Libyan capital kills...

Fighting near Libyan capital kills...

Africa

Sun, Jan 20 2019

The latest fighting follows clashes in and around Tripoli that killed at least 117 people and wounded...

‘Nairobi hotel attack death toll rises...

‘Nairobi hotel attack death toll rises...

Africa

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Another 28 people who were injured in the attack had been admitted to hospital without giving details...

Kenya hotel siege over, at least 21...

Kenya hotel siege over, at least 21...

Africa

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Fifty people believed to have been in the complex remained unaccounted for on Wednesday afternoon

Workers in Kenya capital still trapped...

Workers in Kenya capital still trapped...

Africa

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Somali militant group Islamist group al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack

Six dead in attack on upmarket Nairobi...

Six dead in attack on upmarket Nairobi...

Africa

Wed, Jan 16 2019

A police source, who asked not to be named, said he had seen as many as 14 dead

Gunfire, blast at Nairobi hotel in 'terror...

Gunfire, blast at Nairobi hotel in 'terror...

Africa

Tue, Jan 15 2019

At least one person was killed and eight wounded

Infographic: Felix Tshisekedi declared...

Infographic: Felix Tshisekedi declared...

Africa

Fri, Jan 11 2019

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi has been declared the surprise winner of the presidential vote in...

Sudan says protest death toll rises...

Sudan says protest death toll rises...

Africa

Thu, Jan 10 2019

On Thursday, police confirmed that three protesters had died in the Omdurman demonstration but did not...

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result,...

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result,...

Africa

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The electoral commission announced overnight that Tshisekedi, 55, had won the December 30 vote

Gabon says coup bid thwarted, as president...

Gabon says coup bid thwarted, as president...

Africa

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Soldiers burst into state radio offices at dawn and called on the public to 'rise up'

37 killed in hunter-farmer conflict...

37 killed in hunter-farmer conflict...

Africa

Wed, Jan 2 2019

In addition to the 37 recorded deaths, all civilians, the casualty toll includes several wounded and...

DR Congo awaits result after volatile...

DR Congo awaits result after volatile...

Africa

Mon, Dec 31 2018

The election's credibility has been strained by delays and accusations that electronic voting machines...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

Africa

Sun, Dec 30 2018

Tongo Tongo was the site of an ambush on October 4, 2017 where jihadists killed five Nigerien and four...

Donors cut aid to Tanzania after rights...

Donors cut aid to Tanzania after rights...

Africa

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The European Union, Tanzania's biggest development partner, and the World Bank have recently taken...