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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...

Angola activists claim 387 missing after...

387 missing after anti-govt protest...

Africa

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Protest organizers have meanwhile announced plans for another round of demonstrations on November

UN Security Council ratifies Libya ceasefire...

UN Security Council ratifies Libya ceasefire...

Africa

Wed, Oct 28 2020

The declaration is to be followed up soon by a UN resolution

Bangladeshi peacekeeper dies in Central...

Bangladeshi peacekeeper dies in

Africa

Mon, Oct 26 2020

The incident also injured two others

UN: Cameroon school attack kills 8...

UN: Cameroon school attack kills 8...

Africa

Sun, Oct 25 2020

No group claimed responsibility for the attack

69 killed in protests to end police...

69 killed in protests in Nigeria

Africa

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Although, an official figure of casualties were not given

Libya rivals sign permanent...

Libya rivals sign permanent...

Africa

Sat, Oct 24 2020

Meanwhile, President Erdogan questioned the viability of the ceasefire

Police patrol Nigeria's Lagos after...

Police patrol Lagos after president...

Africa

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Amnesty International said 12 people were killed in the incident, with a total of 56 people dead in the...

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

UN: 15 dead in migrant shipwreck off...

Africa

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The North African country has become a key embarkation point for migrants attempting death-defying voyages...

Nigeria unrest spreads after shooting...

Nigeria unrest spreads after shooting...

Africa

Wed, Oct 21 2020

Four witnesses said soldiers had fired bullets and at least two people had been shot but in a Twitter...