• Thursday, Jul 19, 2018
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100 years since his birth, S Africa...

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Wed, Jul 18 2018

'The most extraordinary thing about Nelson Mandela was his ordinariness. He was just a particularly...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

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Mon, Jul 9 2018

On Sunday, the two African countries agreed to end a near 20-year military standoff

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa unhurt...

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Sat, Jun 23 2018

Police were not immediately available for comment

Several killed at Ethiopian PM...

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Sat, Jun 23 2018

The rally was being held in Ethiopia’s capital in support of the 41-year-old ex-soldier who has...

South Sudan foes set to meet for peace...

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Wed, Jun 20 2018

The event was hailed around the world and by celebrity supporters such as George Clooney

Knife attack at SA mosque, 2...

Africa

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Police said that incident showed 'elements of extremism' but did not otherwise comment on the...

Somalia's al Shabaab claims attack in...

Africa

Sat, Jun 9 2018

Al Shabaab is fighting to overthrow Somalia’s central government and establish its own rule based...

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean...

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Mon, Jun 4 2018

The latest shipwreck is the most deadly in the Mediterranean since February 2 when 90 people drowned...

48 killed as Uganda bus rams into tractor...

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Sat, May 26 2018

Forty-eight people died in northern Uganda when a bus hit a tractor driving with no

50 dead after cyclone hits Horn of...

World , Africa

Wed, May 23 2018

Somaliland's President Musa Bihi said the region needed emergency help

WHO says Congo faces 'very high' risk...

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Fri, May 18 2018

The nightmare scenario is an outbreak in Kinshasa, a crowded city where millions live in unsanitary slums...

Amnesty: Yemen coastal offensive driving...

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Thu, May 17 2018

A Yemen government offensive backed by ground troops and warplanes of the Saudi-led coalition has

Congo, WHO race to prevent runaway Ebola...

World , Africa

Thu, May 17 2018

Congolese and UN officials were racing to prevent a runaway Ebola outbreak in Congo on

South Africa police probe ‘extremism’...

Africa

Fri, May 11 2018

No suspects have been arrested yet over Thursday’s attack by three men armed with guns and knives...

Search for survivors as Kenya burst...

World , Africa

Fri, May 11 2018

The search and rescue operation, involving emergency services as well as volunteers digging through the...

45 dead as militia, bandits clash in...

Africa

Mon, May 7 2018

The killings follow the death of 13 people in prolonged clashes between cattle thieves and local civilian...

Death toll rises to four at South African...

Africa

Fri, May 4 2018

South Africa is home to the world’s deepest mines

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Africa

Wed, May 2 2018

The official death toll on Wednesday rose to at least 29 but local residents, a hospital source and rescue...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) stretches farther and is more entrenched than officials have...

Governor: Suspected jihadists kill 40...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Menaka governor Daouda Maiga told Reuters by telephone that the attacks happened in the remote desert...

Two suicide bombers kill three in north...

Africa

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The attack came two weeks after residents began returning to the town which was destroyed by Boko Haram...