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86 dead, dozens of bodies recovered...

86 dead, dozens of bodies recovered...

Africa

Fri, Sep 21 2018

The precise number of those aboard the ferry when it capsized was hard to establish since crew and equipment...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Ethiopia, Eritrea seek to bolster truce...

Africa

Mon, Sep 17 2018

A 2002 UN-backed boundary demarcation was meant to settle the dispute for good, but Ethiopia refused...

At least 20 killed in Mali after truck...

20 killed in Mali after truck falls...

World

Thu, Sep 13 2018

The accident occurred late on Monday night

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Suspected car bomb targets Somali govt...

Africa

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The vehicle had rammed into a security checkpoint before exploding

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

At least 17 killed in South Sudan plane...

Africa

Sun, Sep 9 2018

The plane crashed by a river and an eye witness had earlier said bodies were recovered from the...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Boko Haram terrorists kill 48 in...

Africa

Mon, Sep 3 2018

The Boko Haram insurgency, which is in its ninth year, has left 20,000 people dead and displaced 2.6...

Court orders South Africa to recognize...

Court orders South Africa to recognize...

Africa

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Under the country's common law system, Muslim marriages are not recognized limiting the options of...

Convicted leader of Morocco protest...

Convicted leader of Morocco protest...

Africa

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Nasser Zefzafi led a protest movement in the marginalized north of Morocco in 2016 and 2017. In June...

WHO: Ebola spreads to DR Congo city...

WHO: Ebola spreads to DR Congo city...

Africa

Sat, Aug 25 2018

Reports of Ebola cases are coming from Oicha, a city in the country's North Kivu province, which...

Outside help not wanted, says DR Congo...

DR Conga: Outside help not wanted for...

Africa

Fri, Aug 24 2018

Organizing elections among some 40 million voters in a troubled, impoverished state nearly five times...

Mali's top court declares Keita president...

Mali's top court declares Keita president...

Africa

Tue, Aug 21 2018

Keita was victor in a runoff on August 12 that, according to official results issued by the court after...

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

19 killed by Islamists in northeast...

Africa

Mon, Aug 20 2018

In recent months, the military has suffered its heaviest defeats in years, commanders have been repeatedly...

Ethnic clashes challenge Ethiopia PM's...

Ethnic clashes challenge Ethiopia PM's...

Africa

Fri, Aug 10 2018

Nearly a million people were driven from their homes in the weeks of violence between the Oromos and...

Tense days in DR Congo as presidential...

Tense days in DR Congo as presidential...

Africa

Sun, Aug 5 2018

The vast country has never known a peaceful transition of power since it gained independence from Belgium...

Kenya, Tanzania mark bombings which...

Kenya, Tanzania mark bombings which...

Africa

Sun, Aug 5 2018

Islamist insurgencies have wreaked havoc in the Sahel, Nigeria and Somalia, and - on several bloody occasions...

Ebola outbreak kills 33 in DR

Ebola outbreak kills 33 in DR

Africa

Sun, Aug 5 2018

One of the world's most feared diseases, Ebola is a virus-caused haemorrhagic fever that in extreme...

Zimbabwe opposition leader rejects 'unverified...

Zimbabwe opposition leader rejects 'unverified...

Africa

Fri, Aug 3 2018

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former ally of Robert Mugabe, narrowly won the country's...

EU to report on Zimbabwe election as...

EU to report on Zimbabwe election

Africa

Wed, Aug 1 2018

The opposition MDC party Tuesday claimed victory for its candidate Nelson Chamisa in the historic ballot...

Tense count as Zimbabwe rivals claim...

Zimbabwe polls seen as very close

Africa

Tue, Jul 31 2018

Nelson Chamisa, and President Emmerson Mnangagwa were the main contenders in Monday’s election,...

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe...

Zimbabwe votes in first post-Mugabe...

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The European Union, the United States and the Commonwealth have sent observers

Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Infographic: Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe...

Africa

Mon, Jul 30 2018

Zimbabwe holds presidential and parliamentary elections in which the top two contenders, President Emmerson...