• Monday, Oct 22, 2018
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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...

At least 20 killed in Mali after truck...

20 killed in Mali after truck falls...

World

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The accident occurred late on Monday night

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Africa

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The vehicle had rammed into a security checkpoint before exploding

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

Africa

Sun, Sep 9 2018

The plane crashed by a river and an eye witness had earlier said bodies were recovered from the...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Africa

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The Boko Haram insurgency, which is in its ninth year, has left 20,000 people dead and displaced 2.6...

Court orders South Africa to recognize...

Court orders South Africa to recognize...

Africa

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Under the country's common law system, Muslim marriages are not recognized limiting the options of...

Convicted leader of Morocco protest...

Convicted leader of Morocco protest...

Africa

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Nasser Zefzafi led a protest movement in the marginalized north of Morocco in 2016 and 2017. In June...

WHO: Ebola spreads to DR Congo city...

WHO: Ebola spreads to DR Congo city...

Africa

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Reports of Ebola cases are coming from Oicha, a city in the country's North Kivu province, which...

Outside help not wanted, says DR Congo...

DR Conga: Outside help not wanted for...

Africa

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Organizing elections among some 40 million voters in a troubled, impoverished state nearly five times...

Mali's top court declares Keita president...

Mali's top court declares Keita president...

Africa

Tue, Aug 21 2018

Keita was victor in a runoff on August 12 that, according to official results issued by the court after...

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

Africa

Mon, Aug 20 2018

In recent months, the military has suffered its heaviest defeats in years, commanders have been repeatedly...