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Death toll rises to four at South African...

Death toll rises to four at South African...

Africa

Fri, May 4 2018

South Africa is home to the world’s deepest mines

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Gravediggers: 86 killed in Nigeria suicide...

Africa

Wed, May 2 2018

The official death toll on Wednesday rose to at least 29 but local residents, a hospital source and rescue...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Islamic State ally stakes out territory...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) stretches farther and is more entrenched than officials have...

Governor: Suspected jihadists kill 40...

Governor: Suspected jihadists kill 40...

Africa

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Menaka governor Daouda Maiga told Reuters by telephone that the attacks happened in the remote desert...

Two suicide bombers kill three in north...

Two suicide bombers kill three in north...

Africa

Sun, Apr 22 2018

The attack came two weeks after residents began returning to the town which was destroyed by Boko Haram...

South Africa's anti-apartheid heroine...

South Africa's anti-apartheid heroine...

Africa

Sat, Apr 14 2018

Mourners sang and cheered as Madikizela-Mandela’s body was brought into the Orlando stadium where the...

257 killed in Algerian military plane...

257 killed in Algerian military plane...

Africa

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The plane was heading to Tindouf, an area on Algeria’s border with Western Sahara, but crashed on Boufarik...

15 killed in Nigeria bank robbery, attack...

15 killed in Nigeria bank robbery, attack...

Africa

Fri, Apr 6 2018

The robbers charged into the banks and shot people on the spot before making off with bags of cash on...

South Africa's Zuma defiant after court...

South Africa's Zuma defiant after court...

Africa

Fri, Apr 6 2018

Police equiped with shields, water cannon and armoured vehicles mounted a major security operation outside...

Thousands expected to march in support...

Thousands expected to march in support...

Africa

Thu, Apr 5 2018

Zuma was deputy president at the time of the 1990s arms deal, which has cast a shadow over politics in...

Amid slow voting, Egypt's Sisi cruises...

Amid slow voting, Egypt's Sisi cruises...

Africa

Wed, Mar 28 2018

In an effort to dispel voter apathy, the state news agency reminded Egyptians that voting is mandatory...

Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian...

Militants free scores of abducted Nigerian...

Africa

Wed, Mar 21 2018

The kidnapping of 110 girls aged 11-19 on February 19 from Dapchi was the biggest mass abduction since...

World's last male northern white rhino...

World's last male northern white rhino...

Africa

Tue, Mar 20 2018

The rhino had spent two weeks in late February and early March lying in his pen due to discomfort from...

South Africa hits fallen Zuma with arms...

South Africa hits fallen Zuma with arms...

Africa

Sat, Mar 17 2018

There was no immediate comment from Zuma and it was not immediately clear when the former leader might...

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

UN renews S Sudan mission, with arms...

Africa

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The strongly-worded US-drafted text is aimed at piling pressure on South Sudan's warring sides as they...

UN: Three aid workers killed in militant...

UN: Three aid workers killed in militant...

Africa

Fri, Mar 2 2018

A camp for displaced people in Rann was bombed in an accidental Nigerian Air Force strike last year,...

Four Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers killed...

Four Bangladeshi UN peacekeepers killed...

Africa

Thu, Mar 1 2018

Earlier in September 2017, a similar IED killed three Bangladeshis on the very same UN peacekeeping mission...

Dubai accuses Djibouti of illegally...

Dubai accuses Djibouti of illegally...

Africa

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The United States, France, Italy, Spain, Saudi Arabia, Japan and China all have military bases in the...

45 killed in twin car-bomb blasts in...

45 killed in twin car-bomb blasts in...

World

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The bombings targeted the presidential palace and a city hotel, police said

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

'105 girls missing' in NE Nigeria after...

Africa

Sat, Feb 24 2018

The latest attack has also raised questions about the military's repeated claims that the Islamist militants...