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Hundreds of civilians killed in attack...

Hundreds of civilians killed in Ethiopia's...

Africa

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The UN refugee agency said, some 24,000 Eritrean refugee are trapped in two camps in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Man accused of trying to kill Mali president...

Man 'trying to kill' of Mali president...

Africa

Tue, Jul 27 2021

His identity was not revealed, but commissioner Sadio Tomoda said late Tuesday that he was a teacher,...

14 dead in Niger village attack near...

Niger village attack kills 14

Africa

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The area is prone to jihadist raids

Tunisian democracy in turmoil after...

Tunisian democracy in turmoil

Africa

Tue, Jul 27 2021

The crisis morphed into heated street confrontations as the president’s critics warned he was endangering...

Tunisian democracy in crisis after president...

Tunisian president ousts govt

Africa

Mon, Jul 26 2021

Hours after Saied's announcement, huge crowds gathered in his support in Tunis and other cities

16 killed in suspected DR Congo militia...

16 killed in DR Congo 'militia...

Africa

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The dead include six women and a child, all of whom were shot

Fighting in Ethiopia's Afar forces 54,000...

Fighting in Ethiopia's Afar forces 54,000...

Africa

Fri, Jul 23 2021

Tigrayan fighters, who want the Ethiopian government to accept their terms before talks on a ceasefire...

Madagascar says it foiled bid to assassinate...

Madagascar says it foiled bid to assassinate...

Africa

Fri, Jul 23 2021

The arrestees comprise a foreigner, two dual nationals and three Madagascans

Death toll from South Africa unrest...

Death toll from South Africa unrest...

Africa

Thu, Jul 22 2021

The riot has so far caused an estimated $3.4 billion of damage

Heavy fighting kills 20 in region bordering...

Heavy fighting kills 20 in region bordering...

Africa

Thu, Jul 22 2021

On Sunday, the rebels said they carried out a ‘very limited action’ in Afar region targeting...

Egypt discovers ancient military vessel,...

Ancient military vessel, Greek graves...

Africa

Wed, Jul 21 2021

The city, which controlled the entrance to Egypt at the mouth of a western branch of the Nile, dominated...

Hundreds in Uganda given fake Covid...

Hundreds in Uganda given fake Covid...

Africa

Wed, Jul 21 2021

The counterfeit jabs were administered over May and June during a deadly surge of the coronavirus in...

Zuma graft trial resumes after deadly...

Zuma graft trial resumes after deadly...

Africa

Mon, Jul 19 2021

Zuma faces 16 charges of fraud, graft and racketeering related to the 1999 purchase of fighter jets,...

Algeria, Morocco intensify crackdown...

Algeria, Morocco intensify crackdown...

Africa

Sun, Jul 18 2021

A Moroccan court is due to deliver a verdict in the trial of rights activist Omar Radi who has been in...

13 killed in Kenya fuel tanker...

13 dead in Kenya fuel cargo blast

Africa

Sun, Jul 18 2021

Many others seriously burned in the inferno were hospitalized

Ethiopia's Tigray forces released 1,000...

Ethiopia's Tigray forces released 1,000...

Africa

Sat, Jul 17 2021

The soldiers were captured during recent fighting over the control of Tigrayan capital Mekelle

Shaken South Africans clean up after...

Shaken South Africans clean up after...

Africa

Sat, Jul 17 2021

A week of nationwide violence consists of widespread destruction and mass looting left 212 people dead...

South Africa unrest death toll climbs...

South Africa unrest death toll climbs...

Africa

Fri, Jul 16 2021

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday alleged that deadly violence and looting that have shaken the country...

South Africa hikes troop deployment...

Death toll from S Africa unrest rises...

Africa

Thu, Jul 15 2021

On Wednesday, the government said it would call out around 25,000 troops to tackle the emergency

Ethiopia regions send troops to back...

Ethiopia regions send troops to back...

Africa

Thu, Jul 15 2021

The reinforcements are coming from Oromia -- Ethiopia's largest region -- as well as the Sidama and...

South African government asks for 25,000...

South African government asks for 25,000...

Africa

Thu, Jul 15 2021

So far, 72 people have died and more than 1,200 people arrested since the violence erupted, according...