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Ethiopia's Tigray region claims rocket...

Ethiopia's Tigray region claims rocket...

Africa

Sun, Nov 15 2020

'Ethiopian forces are also using the airport of Asmara,' TPLF leader Debretsion Gebremichael...

18 dead including children in Nigeria...

18 dead including children in Nigeria...

Africa

Sun, Nov 15 2020

In September, 12 people were killed in two boat accidents while 10 were killed in August

Yellow fever outbreak kills 76 in...

Yellow fever outbreak kills 76 in...

Africa

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Most cases were male aged between 1 and 55

Egypt finds treasure trove of over 100...

Egypt finds treasure trove of over 100...

Africa

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Archaeologists also hope to find an ancient workshop for manufacturing wooden coffins for mummies...

Pneumonia kills 140,000 children each...

Pneumonia kills 140,000 children each...

Africa

Sat, Nov 14 2020

Pneumonia kills more children than any other disease, more than AIDS, malaria and diarrhoea

Airports near Ethiopia's Tigray state...

Airports near Tigray state attacked...

Africa

Sat, Nov 14 2020

The government blamed the ruling party in Tigray, the Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF)

Infographic: 998-carat diamond discovered...

Infographic: 998-carat diamond discovered...

Africa

Fri, Nov 13 2020

The 998-carat, high white diamond, unearthed by Canada’s Lucara Diamond Corp., is the fourth largest...

UN warns of war crimes in spiralling...

UN warns of war crimes in spiralling...

Africa

Fri, Nov 13 2020

Hundreds are reported to have been killed, some in a gruesome massacre reported by Amnesty...

2 Libya shipwrecks in a day cost almost...

Nearly 100 dead in two Libya...

Africa

Fri, Nov 13 2020

At least 900 have already drowned this year attempting the crossing, according to the IOM

Infographic: Conflict in Ethiopia’s...

Infographic: Conflict in Ethiopia’s...

Africa

Thu, Nov 12 2020

An escalating conflict in northern Ethiopia between federal troops and forces loyal to the Tigray regional...

UN: Libyans agree preliminary plan for...

UN: Libyans agree preliminary plan for...

Africa

Thu, Nov 12 2020

The Tunisia dialogue comes alongside military negotiations inside Libya to fill in the details of a landmark...

Sudan braces for up to 200,000 fleeing...

Sudan braces for up to 200,000 fleeing...

Africa

Wed, Nov 11 2020

Britain and the African Union have urged Ethiopia for an immediate de-escalation as the conflict threatens...

Scores of Ethiopian soldiers wounded...

Scores of Ethiopian soldiers wounded...

Africa

Sun, Nov 8 2020

The long-running feud became more intense after Tigray held its own elections in September, defying Abiy's...

Guinea opposition puts post-election...

Guinea opposition puts post-election...

Africa

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Amnesty International has accused Guinean security forces of firing live rounds at protesters in post-election...

Fugitive Ivory Coast opposition chief...

Fugitive Ivory Coast opposition chief...

Africa

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Prosecutors are investigating President Alassane Ouattara's rivals for rejecting his

Ethiopia vows to replace Tigray government...

Ethiopia to replace Tigray govt as conflict...

Africa

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Tigrayans make up only about 6% of a population of more than 110 million people

Why Ethiopia is suddenly on the brink...

Why Ethiopia is suddenly on the brink...

Africa

Fri, Nov 6 2020

Tigray leader Debretsion Gebremichael warned a bloody conflict could erupt

Africans amused but alarmed by US election's...

Africans amused by US election's...

North America

Thu, Nov 5 2020

People felt a sharp sense of irony as US authorities regularly admonish African leaders for not respecting...

Clashes between Ethiopian states kill...

27 killed in Ethiopian state border...

Africa

Fri, Oct 30 2020

In 2014, the federal government redrew the boundary between the two states and transferred three small...

UN: 140 Europe-bound migrants drown...

UN: 140 Europe-bound migrants drown...

Africa

Fri, Oct 30 2020

The boat carrying 200 people sank a few hours after leaving the fishing town of Mbour

New genome sequencing sheds light on...

New genome sequencing sheds light on...

Africa

Thu, Oct 29 2020

The sequencing showed Bantu groups in eastern and southern Africa had genetic similarities to Bantu speakers...