• Monday, Jan 21, 2019
  • Last Update : 01:41 pm
Attack on UN base in Mali kills 8...

Attack on UN base in Mali kills 8...

Africa

Sun, Jan 20 2019

An attack at the same base last April killed two peacekeepers and left several others wounded

Fighting near Libyan capital kills...

Fighting near Libyan capital kills...

Africa

Sun, Jan 20 2019

The latest fighting follows clashes in and around Tripoli that killed at least 117 people and wounded...

‘Nairobi hotel attack death toll rises...

‘Nairobi hotel attack death toll rises...

Africa

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Another 28 people who were injured in the attack had been admitted to hospital without giving details...

Kenya hotel siege over, at least 21...

Kenya hotel siege over, at least 21...

Africa

Thu, Jan 17 2019

Fifty people believed to have been in the complex remained unaccounted for on Wednesday afternoon

Workers in Kenya capital still trapped...

Workers in Kenya capital still trapped...

Africa

Wed, Jan 16 2019

Somali militant group Islamist group al Shabaab has claimed responsibility for the attack

Six dead in attack on upmarket Nairobi...

Six dead in attack on upmarket Nairobi...

Africa

Wed, Jan 16 2019

A police source, who asked not to be named, said he had seen as many as 14 dead

Gunfire, blast at Nairobi hotel in 'terror...

Gunfire, blast at Nairobi hotel in 'terror...

Africa

Tue, Jan 15 2019

At least one person was killed and eight wounded

Infographic: Felix Tshisekedi declared...

Infographic: Felix Tshisekedi declared...

Africa

Fri, Jan 11 2019

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi has been declared the surprise winner of the presidential vote in...

Sudan says protest death toll rises...

Sudan says protest death toll rises...

Africa

Thu, Jan 10 2019

On Thursday, police confirmed that three protesters had died in the Omdurman demonstration but did not...

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result,...

Catholic Church rejects Congo vote result,...

Africa

Thu, Jan 10 2019

The electoral commission announced overnight that Tshisekedi, 55, had won the December 30 vote

Gabon says coup bid thwarted, as president...

Gabon says coup bid thwarted, as president...

Africa

Mon, Jan 7 2019

Soldiers burst into state radio offices at dawn and called on the public to 'rise up'

37 killed in hunter-farmer conflict...

37 killed in hunter-farmer conflict...

Africa

Wed, Jan 2 2019

In addition to the 37 recorded deaths, all civilians, the casualty toll includes several wounded and...

DR Congo awaits result after volatile...

DR Congo awaits result after volatile...

Africa

Mon, Dec 31 2018

The election's credibility has been strained by delays and accusations that electronic voting machines...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

15 suspected jihadists killed in joint...

Africa

Sun, Dec 30 2018

Tongo Tongo was the site of an ambush on October 4, 2017 where jihadists killed five Nigerien and four...

Donors cut aid to Tanzania after rights...

Donors cut aid to Tanzania after rights...

Africa

Sat, Dec 29 2018

The European Union, Tanzania's biggest development partner, and the World Bank have recently taken...

UN experts accuse DR Congo warlord of...

UN experts accuse DR Congo warlord of...

Africa

Sat, Dec 29 2018

Experts found that the Raia Mutomboki Kokodikoko faction had gang-raped 17 women in September and subjected...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

13 Nigerian troops, policeman killed...

Africa

Wed, Dec 26 2018

The attack followed an attempted raid on a nearby military base along the highway in Kukareta...

Tunisians clash with police after journalist...

Tunisians clash with police after journalist...

Africa

Wed, Dec 26 2018

Authorities also deployed reinforcements on the main streets of Kasserine, 270 km from the capital...

Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Amnesty: 3,600 killed in Nigeria's farmer-herder...

Africa

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The Nigerian army on Monday rejected the Amnesty report, accusing the global watchdog of 'unfounded...

Ghana Gandhi statue removed after student...

Ghana Gandhi statue removed after student...

Africa

Thu, Dec 13 2018

The online protest was one of a number on university campuses in Africa and beyond about the enduring...

Tunisia becomes the first Arab nation...

Tunisia becomes the first Arab nation...

Africa

Sun, Nov 25 2018

The law was approved on Friday