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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

Zimbabwe ex-military chief named ruling...

Zimbabwe ex-military chief named ruling...

Africa

Sat, Dec 23 2017

Another senior military officer has also been appointed ZANU-PF political commissar, a position equivalent...

Zimbabwe military chief looks set for...

Zimbabwe military chief looks set for...

Africa

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Monday's announcements came hours after army chiefs declared an end to their military intervention and...

South Africa's Ramaphosa wins election...

South Africa's Ramaphosa wins election...

Africa

Tue, Dec 19 2017

Jacob Zuma's presidency, tainted by corruption and scandal, has badly tarnished the ANC's image both...

Suicide bomber kills 18 at police academy...

Suicide bomber kills 18 at police academy...

Africa

Thu, Dec 14 2017

The militant Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack and gave a higher death...

South African court rules Zuma appointment...

South African court rules Zuma appointment...

Africa

Sat, Dec 9 2017

The ruling is a stinging rebuke for President Jacob Zuma, who is due to step down in 2019 after more...

14 UN peacekeepers killed in Congo...

14 UN peacekeepers killed in Congo...

Africa

Fri, Dec 8 2017

Five Congolese soldiers have also been killed in the attack in eastern Congo

Nigerian state gets ‘happiness’...

Nigerian state gets ‘happiness’...

Africa

Wed, Dec 6 2017

The remote Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan is known for measuring its success by Gross National Happiness...