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23 militiamen killed in fresh Central...

23 militiamen killed in fresh Central...

Africa

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Fierce clashes between militias in recent months has raised concerns about whether the peace accord aimed...

Death toll in Congo's train accident...

Death toll in Congo's train accident...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

A previous figure of 50 dead was given on Thursday by the minister for humanitarian affairs Steve...

Kenya becomes third country to adopt...

Kenya becomes third country to adopt...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

The vaccine -- RTS,S -- targets the deadliest and most common form of malaria parasite in Africa, where...

Mugabe's family agree to burial at 'heroes'...

Mugabe's family agree to burial at 'heroes'...

Africa

Fri, Sep 13 2019

Mugabe died in Singapore last week aged 95, leaving Zimbabweans deeply divided over the legacy of a leader...

50 killed in train derailment in DR...

50 killed in train derailment in DR...

Africa

Thu, Sep 12 2019

Witnesses at the scene and local media feared more than a hundred people could have been killed

10 dead at Mozambique campaign...

10 dead at Mozambique campaign...

Africa

Thu, Sep 12 2019

The incident claimed the lives of at least 6 women and 4 men

29 killed in two attacks in Burkina...

29 killed in two attacks in Burkina...

Africa

Mon, Sep 9 2019

Around 50km away, 14 people were killed when food vans travelling in convoy were attacked, the spokesman...

S Africa, Nigeria beef up security after...

S Africa, Nigeria beef up security after...

Africa

Wed, Sep 4 2019

Five people, most of them South Africans, have been killed and at least 289 have been arrested since...

At least 14 killed in Mali blast

At least 14 killed in Mali blast

Africa

Wed, Sep 4 2019

24 others have been injured

Sudan court charges Bashir with illegal...

Sudan court charges Bashir with illegal...

Africa

Sat, Aug 31 2019

Judge Al-Sadiq Abdelrahman said at the third session of Bashir's trial that foreign funds of multiple...

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak...

Ebola death toll in east Congo outbreak...

Africa

Fri, Aug 30 2019

The government data showed Ebola deaths reaching 2,006 and cases at 3,004

Scientists: Eggs from last northern...

Scientists: Eggs from last northern...

Africa

Mon, Aug 26 2019

The world’s last male northern white rhinoceros, a 45-year-old named Sudan, died last year in Kenya,...

Ivory Coast's 'Floating Island' points...

Ivory Coast's 'Floating Island' points...

Africa

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Its inventor, Frenchman Eric Becker, says his creation can help greener, more mobile tourism - something...

Sudan women fight gender imbalance in...

Sudan women fight gender imbalance in...

Africa

Sat, Aug 24 2019

The signing last week of the documents outlining the transition to civilian rule was a moment of national...

17 die in road crash in central...

17 die in road crash in central...

Africa

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The accident involving an 18-passenger Toyota bus and a truck transporting a container happened in Kwara...

19 killed in Uganda fuel truck...

19 killed in Uganda fuel truck...

Africa

Mon, Aug 19 2019

The blast occurred Sunday evening in the Kyambura trading centre, a mountainous area near the Queen Elizabeth...

Sudan to launch historic transition...

Sudan to launch historic transition...

Africa

Fri, Aug 16 2019

The ceremony will officialise a constitutional declaration inked on August 4 between the country's...

Another 81 migrants rescued by charity...

Another 81 migrants rescued by charity...

Africa

Sun, Aug 11 2019

The young men, mostly Sudanese, who had left Libya late Saturday in a blue rubber dinghy, clapped and...

37 dead in fresh Chad ethnic...

37 dead in fresh Chad ethnic...

Africa

Sat, Aug 10 2019

The violence broke out over three days in the province of Ouaddai, a strategic area on the eastern border...

Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills

Tanzania fuel tanker blast kills

Africa

Sat, Aug 10 2019

Video clips from the accident scene circulating on social media showed the charred remains of dozens...

‘I was once a Tutsi. Now I am only...

‘I was once a Tutsi. Now I am only...

Africa

Fri, Aug 9 2019

As we travelled through the Rwandan capital, Longin, who appeared to be in his late 40s and spoke English...