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Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Africa

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The Nigerian army on Monday rejected the Amnesty report, accusing the global watchdog of 'unfounded...

Ghana Gandhi statue removed after student...

Ghana Gandhi statue removed after student...

Africa

Thu, Dec 13 2018

The online protest was one of a number on university campuses in Africa and beyond about the enduring...

Tunisia becomes the first Arab nation...

Tunisia becomes the first Arab nation...

Africa

Sun, Nov 25 2018

The law was approved on Friday

Suspected IS gunmen kill 9 in southern...

Suspected IS gunmen kill 9 in southern...

Africa

Sat, Nov 24 2018

The attackers also kidnapped several policemen and civilians, a witness said

Gunmen kidnap Italian volunteer, shoot...

Gunmen kidnap Italian volunteer, shoot...

World

Wed, Nov 21 2018

Police said they had still not identified the attackers and their motives were unclear

Suspected gas cylinder blast kills 42...

Suspected gas cylinder blast kills 42...

Africa

Fri, Nov 16 2018

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation published photographs showing the destroyed vehicle on a highway...

Ebola death toll in DR Congo rises to...

Ebola death toll in DR Congo rises to...

Africa

Fri, Nov 2 2018

The ministry said Thursday that it had recorded 285 possible cases and 180 deaths

South Sudan rebel leader Machar back...

South Sudan rebel leader Machar back...

Africa

Wed, Oct 31 2018

Machar, who under the terms of the peace deal is to be reinstated as vice president, had not set foot...

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis;...

Woman blows herself up in central Tunis;...

Africa

Mon, Oct 29 2018

Witnesses described a blast on the central Habib Bourguiba avenue where hundreds of police later cordoned...

Two UN peacekeepers killed in dual Mali...

Two UN peacekeepers killed in dual Mali...

Africa

Sun, Oct 28 2018

The United Nations has deployed about 12,000 troops and police in its Minusma peacekeeping mission in...

Uganda says landslide death toll rises...

Uganda says landslide death toll rises...

Africa

Tue, Oct 16 2018

Torrential rains unleashed a deluge of boulders, mud and water down Mount Elgon near the border with...

Landslide kills 31 in eastern...

Landslide kills 31 in eastern...

Africa

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Relief teams are combing the area to search and rescue survivors

Kenya bus crash kills 51

Kenya bus crash kills 51

Africa

Wed, Oct 10 2018

Dozens of people milled around the accident site and goods were strewn over a large area

Cameroon goes to the polls as Biya seeks...

Cameroon goes to the polls as Biya seeks...

Africa

Sun, Oct 7 2018

Victory would usher in a seventh term for the 85-year-old and see him stay until at least the age of...

Mukwege dedicates Nobel to women victims...

Mukwege dedicates Nobel to women victims...

Africa

Fri, Oct 5 2018

Mukwege was recognised for two decades of helping women recover from the violence and trauma of sexual...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Hunger and fighting persist despite...

Africa

Tue, Oct 2 2018

A recent scientific study calculated that more than 382,000 people have died as a result of the civil...

Burundi suspends some NGO's for violating...

Burundi suspends some NGO's for violating...

World

Sat, Sep 29 2018

Violence surged in 2015 when Nkurunziza said he would seek a third term in what many said was a breach...

When tsunamis strike: Five deadliest...

When tsunamis strike: Five deadliest...

World

Sat, Sep 29 2018

The five deadliest tsunamis recorded over the past century

Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes...

Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes...

Africa

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Divers continued their grim search in the waters around the upturned hull watched by anxious crowds gathered...

86 dead, dozens of bodies recovered...

86 dead, dozens of bodies recovered...

Africa

Fri, Sep 21 2018

The precise number of those aboard the ferry when it capsized was hard to establish since crew and equipment...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Africa

Mon, Sep 17 2018

A 2002 UN-backed boundary demarcation was meant to settle the dispute for good, but Ethiopia refused...