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More than 1,000 feared dead in Mozambique...

More than 1,000 feared dead in Mozambique...

Africa

Tue, Mar 19 2019

Survivors have taken refuge in trees while awaiting help

Gunmen attack Mali army base, kill at...

Gunmen attack Mali army base, kill at...

Africa

Sun, Mar 17 2019

Violence by jihadist groups has worsened almost every year since it first exploded in Mali in 2012

Cyclone Idai leaves at least 100 dead...

Cyclone Idai leaves at least 100 dead...

Africa

Sun, Mar 17 2019

The tropical cyclone battered Zimbabwe killing at least 24 and displacing dozens

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Nigeria school collapse: Lagos building...

Africa

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The children were attending a nursery and primary school on the top floor of the residential building...

Infographic: Airlines ground Boeing...

Infographic: Airlines ground Boeing...

Africa

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Australia, Brazil, China, Indonesia, Mexico, Singapore and South Africa have suspended flights of Boeing’s...

Thousands press for quick change in...

Thousands press for quick change in...

Africa

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Abelaziz , 82, bowed to weeks of mass demonstrations against his 20-year-old rule on Monday and...

Nations, airlines grounding Boeing's...

Nations, airlines grounding Boeing's...

Africa

Tue, Mar 12 2019

Several individual airlines have grounded their B-737 MAX 8 aircraft but many others are continuing to...

Abdelaziz returns to Algeria as mass...

Abdelaziz returns to Algeria as mass...

Africa

Mon, Mar 11 2019

A government plane transporting the ailing president arrived at Boufarik military airport near the capital,...

Hours in purgatory as families wait...

Hours in purgatory as families wait...

Africa

Mon, Mar 11 2019

Many had already spent hours at the airport

Algeria sends plane to Geneva where...

Algeria sends plane to Geneva where...

Africa

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Bouteflika, in power since 1999, has rarely been seen in public since suffering a stroke in 2013

Ethiopian Airlines flight to Nairobi...

No survivors on crashed Ethiopian Airlines...

Africa

Sun, Mar 10 2019

Flight ET 302 crashed near the town of Bishoftu, 62 kilometres southeast of the capital Addis Ababa,...

Tens of thousands protest in Algeria...

Tens of thousands protest in Algeria...

Africa

Sat, Mar 9 2019

Waving Algeria's green-white-and-red flags, men and women converged on the city's landmark Grand...

Infographic: Fight against jihadists...

Infographic: Fight against jihadists...

Africa

Wed, Mar 6 2019

As the United States and its partners wind down operations against the so-called Islamic State group...

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack,...

Battle rages after Mogadishu hotel attack,...

Africa

Fri, Mar 1 2019

The attack, on a hotel popular with government officials, is part of a pattern of Al Shabaab assaults...

Senegal's Sall wins re-election in first...

Senegal's Sall wins re-election in first...

Africa

Mon, Feb 25 2019

Shortly before Dionne's announcement, Sall's two main challengers had warned against premature...

Gunmen kill three Guinean peacekeepers...

Gunmen kill three Guinean peacekeepers...

Africa

Sun, Feb 24 2019

UN peacekeepers and French forces are stationed in central and northern Mali to combat well armed jihadist...

Bashir declares year-long state of emergency...

Bashir declares year-long state of emergency...

Africa

Sat, Feb 23 2019

He also announced that five members of the outgoing cabinet would retain their portfolios

Nigeria presidential election postponed...

Nigeria presidential election postponed...

Africa

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Independent National Electoral Commission Chairman Mahmood Yakubu confirmed on Saturday

Source: 3 Americans among 5 killed in...

Source: 3 Americans among 5 killed in...

Africa

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The plane clip a tree as it attempted an emergency landing and crashed in a field

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Death toll now 15 after Nigeria election...

Africa

Wed, Feb 13 2019

Local media said the stampede happened when panic broke out at the end of a rally

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape...

Sierra Leone's president declares 'rape...

Africa

Sat, Feb 9 2019

Following months of campaigning by activists, the president declared a national emergency and said those...