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47 migrants feared dead off...

47 migrants feared dead off...

Africa

Wed, Aug 18 2021

The original group included Malians, Senegalese, Ivorians, Mauritians and Guineans

37 civilians killed in attack in western...

37 dead in western Niger attack

Africa

Tue, Aug 17 2021

The deceased include four women and 13 children

21 die in road accident in Nigeria

21 die in road accident in Nigeria

Africa

Mon, Aug 16 2021

One of the passengers, a 26-year-old male, survived the accident, police said.

UN alarmed by 'mass rape' in southeast...

UN wary of DR Congo 'mass rape'

World

Sat, Aug 14 2021

In just the past two weeks, humanitarian partners in the Kongolo and Mbulula health zones, have recorded...

Congolese editor critical of president...

Congolese editor, jailed for libel,...

Africa

Thu, Aug 12 2021

He was arrested in February while receiving treatment in hospital, and convicted in May, sentenced to...

17 suspected jihadists, 5 defence volunteers...

17 jihadists, five defence volunteers...

Africa

Thu, Aug 12 2021

Raids and ambushes have been concentrated in the north and east close to the borders with Mali and Niger,...

15 killed in western Niger attack

Western Niger attack kills 15

Africa

Thu, Aug 12 2021

The latest attack was carried out on Monday by "unidentified armed individuals" who targeted...

HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

HRW: Jihadist violence claims 420 lives...

Africa

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The groups have also destroyed schools and churches and imposed restrictions based on their harsh interpretation...

Israel's top diplomat in Morocco on...

Israel FM's in landmark Morocco...

World

Wed, Aug 11 2021

Israel and Morocco normalized ties last year after then US president Donald Trump recognized Morocco's...

65 killed in Algerian wildfires

65 killed in Algerian wildfires

Africa

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The government has deployed the army to help fight the fires, which have burnt most fiercely in the mountainous...

Seven dead as wildfires sweep across...

Seven dead in Algeria wildfires

Africa

Tue, Aug 10 2021

Algeria is the latest Mediterranean country to be hit by wildfires, after blazes hit Greece, Turkey and...

WHO: First West African case of deadly...

WHO: First West African case of Marburg...

Africa

Tue, Aug 10 2021

The virus – which is carried by bats and has a fatality rate of up to 88% – was found in...

Fighting between farmers, herders kills...

Fighting between farmers, herders kills...

Africa

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Intercommunal violence is common in central and southern Chad, where many inhabitants have weapons

Suspected jihadists kill 63 in Mali,...

Suspected jihadists kill 63 in Mali,...

Africa

Mon, Aug 9 2021

Attacks by militants linked to al Qaeda and Islamic State are on the rise in West Africa's Sahel...

Tunisian president’s feud with party...

Tunisian president’s feud with party...

Middle East

Sun, Aug 8 2021

'This is the first time in a long time that I don't see things moving in a positive...

Journalist murdered in eastern DR...

Journalist killed in DR Congo

Africa

Sun, Aug 8 2021

He received a phone call from someone who arranged a place to meet him and that's where he was killed...

Tunisia puts Islamist party man under...

Tunisia Islamist party man under house...

Africa

Sat, Aug 7 2021

Anouar Maarouf is the most prominent member of the party to be targeted since President Kais Saied dismissed...

24 Chadian troops killed in suspected...

24 Chadian troops killed in suspected...

Africa

Thu, Aug 5 2021

The Chadian authorities tend to call the jihadists 'Boko Haram' regardless of their...

Amnesty: 115 killed in military crackdown...

115 killed in military crackdown in...

Africa

Thu, Aug 5 2021

The global rights watchdog said it documented at least 115 persons killed by security forces between...

37 killed in road accident in central...

37 killed in road accident in central...

Africa

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Road accidents are a regular occurrence in the former French colony, where the poor state of the motorways...

Infographic: Rhino killing up after...

Infographic: Rhino killing up after...

Africa

Tue, Aug 3 2021

Rhino poaching in South Africa rose by 50% in the first half of 2021