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Tanzania court upholds ruling to ban...

Tanzania court upholds ruling to ban...

Africa

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Government given one year to amend the law

Drought causes more than 150 elephant...

Drought causes more than 150 elephant...

Africa

Wed, Oct 23 2019

In neighbouring Zimbabwe, Its wildlife agency has recorded at least 55 elephant deaths over the past...

Nigeria rescues 147 from 'torture...

Nigeria rescues 147 from 'torture...

Africa

Mon, Oct 21 2019

'There are 22 women among them and some of them complained of being sexually abused'

30 killed in DR Congo bus accident

30 killed in DR Congo bus accident

Africa

Mon, Oct 21 2019

'The current toll is 30 dead, 18 others have third-degree burns'

5 killed in twin attacks on Burkina...

5 killed in twin attacks on Burkina...

Africa

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Raids by Islamist militants as well as clashes between herding and farming communities have surged this...

Supporters of Tunisia's Saied celebrate...

Supporters of Tunisia's Saied celebrate...

Africa

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Sunday’s vote was only Tunisia’s second free presidential election and came after years of...

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque...

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque...

Africa

Sun, Oct 13 2019

Armed men attacked the Grand Mosque in Salmossi on Friday evening

10 Kenyan police killed by bomb blast...

10 Kenyan police killed by bomb blast...

Africa

Sun, Oct 13 2019

There was no immediate claim of responsibility

6 killed after heavy rains hit DR Congo's...

6 killed after heavy rains hit DR Congo's...

Africa

Thu, Oct 10 2019

The bodies were found between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

Around 20 dead in gold mine attack in...

Around 20 dead in gold mine attack in...

Africa

Sun, Oct 6 2019

The attack on Friday took place in Soum province not far from where alleged jihadists blew up a bridge...

About 30 killed in landslide at Chad...

About 30 killed in landslide at Chad...

Africa

Thu, Sep 26 2019

The mine in the Tibesti region near the Libyan border collapsed early on Tuesday and more victims might...

Kenya classroom collapse kills 7 children,...

Kenya classroom collapse kills 7 children,...

Africa

Mon, Sep 23 2019

Television stations showed images of rescue workers sifting through metal sheeting and slabs of concrete...

UN: 1,500 flee homes in S Africa amid...

UN: 1,500 flee homes in S Africa amid...

Africa

Fri, Sep 20 2019

South Africa, the continent's second largest economy, is a major destination for other African...

At least 28 displaced people killed...

At least 28 displaced people killed...

Africa

Fri, Sep 20 2019

Monusco said in a statement that assailants had attacked people in displacement camps and villages across...

At least 27 children killed in Liberia...

At least 27 children killed in Liberia...

Africa

Thu, Sep 19 2019

The fire started late on Tuesday in the suburbs of the capital Monrovia

'Liberia school fire kills at least...

'Liberia school fire kills at least...

Africa

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The fire struck while the children were asleep, said Fulani community official

36 people missing after boat sinks in...

36 people missing after boat sinks in...

Africa

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Seventy-six people survived

23 militiamen killed in fresh Central...

23 militiamen killed in fresh Central...

Africa

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Fierce clashes between militias in recent months has raised concerns about whether the peace accord aimed...

Death toll in Congo's train accident...

Death toll in Congo's train accident...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

A previous figure of 50 dead was given on Thursday by the minister for humanitarian affairs Steve...

Kenya becomes third country to adopt...

Kenya becomes third country to adopt...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

The vaccine -- RTS,S -- targets the deadliest and most common form of malaria parasite in Africa, where...

Mugabe's family agree to burial at 'heroes'...

Mugabe's family agree to burial at 'heroes'...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

Mugabe died in Singapore last week aged 95, leaving Zimbabweans deeply divided over the legacy of a leader...