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Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Five refugees killed, 20 injured, in...

Africa

Fri, Feb 23 2018

'They started pelting stones, pieces of metal and in that 20 refugees were injured and seven police officers....

South Africa widens hunt for Zuma allies...

South Africa widens hunt for Zuma allies...

Africa

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Local media reports suggested that Zuma's son Duduzane, a business associate of the Guptas, is also among...

Ethiopia declares state of emergency...

Ethiopia declares state of emergency...

Africa

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Ethiopia is East Africa's biggest and fastest-growing economy and a Western ally in the fight against...

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's...

Three suicide bombers kill 18 in Nigeria's...

Africa

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Suicide bombings have continued despite repeated assertions by the government and the military since...

South Africa's Zuma resigns, forced...

South Africa's Zuma resigns, forced...

Africa

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Zuma railed against the African National Congress (ANC) for "recalling" him from office and threatening...

South African police raid Gupta home,...

South African police raid Gupta home,...

Africa

Wed, Feb 14 2018

South Africa's state broadcaster said a Gupta family member was among those detained

ANC orders Zuma to step down as South...

ANC orders Zuma to step down as South...

Africa

Tue, Feb 13 2018

There was no word from Zuma or his spokesman but Magashule said the president had promised to respond...

When the poacher becomes the...

When the poacher becomes the...

Africa

Tue, Feb 13 2018

The lions left behind only his head and little of his body

South Africa's ANC meets to finalize...

South Africa's ANC meets to finalize...

Africa

Mon, Feb 12 2018

The ANC's powerful 107-member national executive committee (NEC) met at a hotel outside Pretoria on Monday...

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90...

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90...

Africa

Fri, Feb 2 2018

More than 600,000 people are believed to have made the journey from Libya to Italy over the past four...

Landmine kills 13 civilians in

Landmine kills 13 civilians in

Africa

Thu, Jan 25 2018

Witnesses said police, military and emergency services were all on scene

Without rain, South Africa's Cape Town...

Without rain, South Africa's Cape Town...

Africa

Thu, Jan 18 2018

At the current rate the city is likely to reach Day Zero, the date taps are due to run dry, on April...

At least 20 dead as clashes shut airport...

At least 20 dead as clashes shut airport...

Africa

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The attack triggered the heaviest fighting in Tripoli for months, undercutting claims by the internationally...

Madagascar cyclone death toll rises...

Madagascar cyclone death toll rises...

Africa

Mon, Jan 15 2018

The death toll had been put at about 29 people a week ago

New protests as Tunisia marks uprising...

New protests as Tunisia marks uprising...

Africa

Sun, Jan 14 2018

Tunisia's 2011 revolt was sparked by the self-immolation of a fruit seller in desperation at police harassment...

200 arrested, dozens hurt in Tunisia...

200 arrested, dozens hurt in Tunisia...

Africa

Thu, Jan 11 2018

The army has been deployed around banks, post offices and other government buildings in the country's...

Rare snowfall covers Sahara, the hottest...

Rare snowfall covers Sahara, the hottest...

Africa

Wed, Jan 10 2018

As temperatures rose during the course of the day, the snow began to melt

Suicide blast kills 14 in Nigeria...

Suicide blast kills 14 in Nigeria...

Africa

Wed, Jan 3 2018

'Only the muezzin has survived and we believe more bodies are buried under the debris'

36 dead in central Kenya bus crash

36 dead in central Kenya bus crash

Africa

Sun, Dec 31 2017

Official statistics show that around 3,000 people die annually in road accidents in Kenya, but the World...

South Africa's top court delivers Zuma...

South Africa's top court delivers Zuma...

Africa

Fri, Dec 29 2017

The Constitutional Court last year found the president guilty of violating his oath of office

Gunman kills 10 in attack on Egypt...

Gunman kills 10 in attack on Egypt...

Africa

Fri, Dec 29 2017

Officials said they were searching for a possible second gunman who may have escaped