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War brings unexpected benefits to 'virus-free'...

War brings unexpected benefits to 'virus-free'...

Africa

Wed, Mar 11 2020

'We're sheltered from the virus in Libya, whose capital is under siege and where land and air...

35 killed in Ghana bus collision

35 killed in Ghana bus collision

Africa

Mon, Mar 9 2020

The minister said that 27 of the victims were 'burnt beyond recognition'

Burkina Faso 'vigilante' attacks kill...

Burkina Faso 'vigilante' attacks kill...

Africa

Mon, Mar 9 2020

The statement did not blame any group for the attack or mention the Fulani community

50 killed in northern Nigeria 'bandit'...

50 killed in northern Nigeria 'bandit'...

Africa

Mon, Mar 2 2020

'So far 50 bodies have been recovered but the figure is not conclusive and is very likely to rise...

Tripoli government suspends Libya talks...

Tripoli government suspends Libya talks...

Africa

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The UN has been hosting in Geneva ceasefire talks between officers from the Tripoli government and the...

UN: 14 children among 22 dead in Cameroon...

UN: 14 children among 22 dead in Cameroon...

Africa

Mon, Feb 17 2020

The central government has been battling separatists in the minority English-speaking regions for three...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

24 killed in Burkina Faso church...

Africa

Mon, Feb 17 2020

'The provisional toll is 24 killed, including the pastor 18 wounded and individuals who were...

Armed gang kills 30 in Nigeria

Armed gang kills 30 in Nigeria

Africa

Sun, Feb 16 2020

The attackers burnt homes, livestock and food supplies before fleeing

40 killed in attacks in central...

40 killed in attacks in central...

Africa

Sat, Feb 15 2020

About 30 gunmen carried out the new attack, village chief Aly Ousmane Barry told AFP

'Ghost' ancestors: African DNA study...

'Ghost' ancestors: African DNA study...

Africa

Fri, Feb 14 2020

It is unclear if West Africans derived any genetic benefits from this long-ago gene flow

No more delays to South Sudan peace...

No more delays to South Sudan peace...

Africa

Mon, Feb 10 2020

President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar, whose fall out in 2013 sparked a conflict that has...

Jihadists kill 30, abduct dozens in...

Jihadists kill 30, abduct dozens in...

Africa

Mon, Feb 10 2020

'The jihadists stormed in on trucks mounted with heavy weapons, killing, burning and looting before...

13 children killed in Kenya primary...

13 children killed in Kenya primary...

Africa

Tue, Feb 4 2020

The children were mostly in grade five, aged between 10 and 12

20 killed in Tanzanian church...

20 killed in Tanzanian church...

Africa

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The stampede occurred when Mwamposa, who calls himself the 'Apostle', poured what he said was...

Attack kills 15 in eastern DR

Attack kills 15 in eastern DR

Africa

Wed, Jan 29 2020

265 people have been killed in the Beni region since the army began a crackdown on an armed group, the...

Libya's Haftar leaves Moscow without...

Libya's Haftar leaves Moscow without...

Africa

Tue, Jan 14 2020

The commander's abrupt departure in the early hours of Tuesday was a setback for an international...

Militant attack in Nigerian town kills...

Militant attack in Nigerian town kills...

Africa

Thu, Jan 9 2020

Boko Haram's decade-long insurgency campaign has killed thousands and displaced millions in northeastern...

Years of drought threaten South Africa's...

Years of drought threaten South Africa's...

Africa

Mon, Jan 6 2020

The wildlife industry generates revenue for South Africa through tourism, hunting, breeding and meat...

14 killed in bomb attack on bus convoy...

14 killed in bomb attack on bus convoy...

Africa

Sun, Jan 5 2020

It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the blast

At least 28 dead in raid on Tripoli...

At least 28 dead in raid on Tripoli...

Africa

Sun, Jan 5 2020

At the time of the strike the cadets were gathered on a parade ground before going to their...

18 killed as military plane crashes...

18 killed as military plane crashes...

Africa

Fri, Jan 3 2020

The cause of the crash is being investigated