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Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Zimbabwe holds presidential and parliamentary elections in which the top two contenders, President Emmerson...

Polls open in Zimbabwe's first election...

Polls open in Zimbabwe

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The election will see 75-year-old President Emmerson Mnangagwa face 40-year-old Nelson Chamisa, a lawyer...

On eve of election, Zimbabwe's Mugabe...

On eve of election, Zimbabwe's Mugabe...

Africa

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Polls, which are unreliable, give former intelligence chief Mnangagwa a slim lead over Chamisa

Somaliland eyes key Red Sea trade role...

Somaliland eyes key Red Sea trade role...

Africa

Sat, Jul 28 2018

The development will be a boon not only to Somaliland but also its landlocked neighbour Ethiopia - a...

Putin says 'ready to go to Washington',...

Putin says 'ready to go to Washington',...

World

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Putin said the two leaders planned to meet on the sidelines of a summit in Argentina later this year...

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

Africa

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The election campaign has been largely peaceful, and the UN welcomed the fact that authorities had allowed...

100 years since his birth, S Africa...

100 years since his birth, S Africa...

Africa

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...

UN chief to meet Ethiopia PM after peace...

Africa

Mon, Jul 9 2018

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

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa unhurt...

Zimbabwe's President Mnangagwa unhurt...

Africa

Sat, Jun 23 2018

Police were not immediately available for comment

Several people killed in blast at rally...

Several killed at Ethiopian PM...

Africa

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...

South Sudan foes set to meet for peace...

Africa

Wed, Jun 20 2018

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

Two killed in knife attack at mosque...

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...

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...

More than 50 migrants die in Mediterranean...

World

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...

48 killed as Uganda bus rams into tractor...

Africa

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...

50 dead after cyclone hits Horn of...

Africa

Wed, May 23 2018

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

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

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

Africa

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...

Amnesty: Yemen coastal offensive driving...

Africa

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...

Congo, WHO race to prevent runaway Ebola...

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’...

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...

Search for survivors as Kenya burst...

Africa

Fri, May 11 2018

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