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57 dead after migrant boat sinks off...

57 dead after migrant boat sinks off...

Africa

Thu, Dec 5 2019

This incident is one of the deadliest since attempts became scarcer when Spain stepped up patrols in...

23 killed as fire engulfs Sudan...

23 killed as fire engulfs Sudan...

Africa

Wed, Dec 4 2019

Preliminary reports from the scene indicate that necessary safety equipment was missing at the site

14 killed in Burkina Faso church...

14 killed in Burkina Faso church...

Africa

Mon, Dec 2 2019

More than 700 people have been killed in Islamist unrest since fighting spilled across the border from...

Bus accident kills 22 in Tunisia

Bus accident kills 22 in Tunisia

Africa

Sun, Dec 1 2019

All those aboard were Tunisians, said the tourism ministry

13 French soldiers killed in Mali helicopter...

13 French soldiers killed in Mali helicopter...

Africa

Tue, Nov 26 2019

The accident brings to 38 the number of French soldiers killed in Mali since the intervention began

Death toll from Kenya storms rises to...

Death toll from Kenya storms rises to...

Africa

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Kenya's president on Saturday deployed rescue personnel from agencies including the army and the...

DR Congo city plane crash death toll...

DR Congo city plane crash death toll...

Africa

Mon, Nov 25 2019

The Busy Bee Dornier-228 aircraft smashed into two houses near the airport

Plane crash kills 23 at DR Congo...

Plane crash kills 23 at DR Congo...

Africa

Sun, Nov 24 2019

A witness at the scene of the crash said two people were rescued before the plane exploded

Storms kill 39 in Kenya, Tanzania

Storms kill 39 in Kenya, Tanzania

Africa

Sun, Nov 24 2019

The landslides and floods come amid weeks of destructive rains and flooding across the wider East African...

10 killed in eastern DR Congo by...

10 killed in eastern DR Congo by...

Africa

Thu, Nov 21 2019

At least 60 people have been killed by the ADF since the offensive began on October 30

Rebels in DR Congo kill 14 civilians...

Rebels in DR Congo kill 14 civilians...

Africa

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The Islamic State jihadist group has claimed some of the ADF's recent attacks but there is no clear...

DR Congo rebels kill 6 members of same...

DR Congo rebels kill 6 members of same...

Africa

Fri, Nov 15 2019

Officials said a man and his five children had been killed and three other people injured in the assault...

Second Ebola vaccine introduced in DR...

Second Ebola vaccine introduced in DR...

Africa

Thu, Nov 14 2019

More than 250,000 people in the region have already been received doses of another anti-Ebola vaccine...

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord gets...

Congolese 'Terminator' warlord gets...

Africa

Thu, Nov 7 2019

Most of the charges against Rwandan-born Ntaganda, 46, related to a series of gruesome massacres of villagers...

37 killed in Burkina Faso's deadliest...

37 killed in Burkina Faso's deadliest...

Africa

Thu, Nov 7 2019

The Burkina Faso government this year asked mining companies to make their own arrangements to transport...

10 killed in Burkina Faso attack

10 killed in Burkina Faso attack

Africa

Tue, Nov 5 2019

It is the latest deadly attack in the troubled north of the West African country, which is battling a...

Algerians stage mass protest on anniversary...

Algerians stage mass protest on anniversary...

Africa

Sat, Nov 2 2019

Algeria, the largest country in Africa, is a major exporter of oil and gas

53 soldiers killed in Mali military...

53 soldiers killed in Mali military...

Africa

Sat, Nov 2 2019

The assault is one of the deadliest strikes against Mali's military in recent Islamist militant...

42 people killed in Cameroon...

42 people killed in Cameroon...

Africa

Wed, Oct 30 2019

Media reports had earlier spoken of about 30 dead, with the radio reporting that four pregnant women...

Humanity's homeland found in ancient...

Humanity's homeland found in ancient...

Africa

Wed, Oct 30 2019

While it has long been known anatomically modern humans - homo sapiens sapiens - originated in Africa,...

67 people killed in protests in...

67 people killed in protests in...

Africa

Sat, Oct 26 2019

Ethnic and religious violence has been reported in the towns and cities of Dodola, Harar, Balerobe and...