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Over 100 dead or missing after boat...

100 dead or missing in DR Congo boat...

World

Sat, Oct 9 2021

There are 39 survivors

Sierra Leone formally abolishes 'inhumane'...

Sierra Leone abolishes death...

Africa

Sat, Oct 9 2021

The last executions in Sierra Leone were carried out in 1998

6 gunned down in Libya detention centre...

6 migrants killed in Libya detention...

Africa

Sat, Oct 9 2021

Libya booked more than 5,000 migrants, refugees and asylum seekers in a crackdown over the past week,...

7 die in gas explosion at Zimbabwe gold...

Zimbabwe gold mine blast kills 7

World

Fri, Oct 8 2021

Six of them are foreign nationals

Dozens feared dead after boat capsizes...

Dozens feared dead after boat capsizes...

World

Fri, Oct 8 2021

8 people on the drowned vessel are reported to have swam ashore

Ndakasi, gorilla in viral  2019 photobomb...

Ndakasi, gorilla in viral photobomb...

Africa

Thu, Oct 7 2021

The gorilla died at the age of 14 on September 26 after a prolonged illness

WHO backs rollout of malaria vaccine...

WHO backs rollout of malaria vaccine...

Africa

Wed, Oct 6 2021

Malaria, which killed 386,000 Africans in 2019, is far deadlier than Covid-19 in the continent

Rebel attack kills 11 civilians in Central...

'11 civilians killed in CAR"

Africa

Wed, Oct 6 2021

A UN report in March said hundreds of violations and abuses of human rights had been documented over...

First ever 'Egyptair' flight lands in...

First 'Egyptair' flight reaches...

Middle East

Sun, Oct 3 2021

Egyptair will now run four flights per week into Israel under its own banner

Backers of Tunisian president rally...

Protests against Tunisia 'coup'...

Africa

Sun, Oct 3 2021

The demonstration in central Tunis was called in response to protests over the previous two weekends...

Tunisia arrests lawmaker, TV presenter...

MP, TV host held for calling Tunisia...

Africa

Sun, Oct 3 2021

The military judiciary accused them of "conspiring against state security and insulting the army"...

UN peacekeeper killed in blast in Mali's...

Blue helmet killed in blast in

Africa

Sat, Oct 2 2021

Also, three others were seriously injured in Mali's volatile north near the Algerian border when...

70 boat migrants from Libya missing...

70 boat migrants missing in Med

World

Sat, Oct 2 2021

Tens of thousands seek to cross the central Mediterranean annually, leading to hundreds of...

UNSC to discuss Ethiopia expulsion of...

UNSC to discuss Ethiopia expulsion of...

Africa

Fri, Oct 1 2021

US, Britain, Ireland, Estonia, France and Norway, plan to raise the issue during a closed-door meeting...

Guinea swears in coup leader as interim...

Guinea swears in coup leader as interim...

Africa

Fri, Oct 1 2021

West and Central Africa has seen four coups since last year

Nigerian troops kill 85 Boko Haram militants...

'85 Boko Haram militants killed in...

Africa

Fri, Oct 1 2021

Some 43 suspected terrorists, their collaborators, and suspected logistics suppliers were also...

Malawi's ex-deputy speaker shoots himself...

Malawi's leader kills self in...

Africa

Thu, Sep 30 2021

The incident was linked to "frustration with the implementation of his conditions of...

Tunisia president names Najla Bouden...

Tunisia gets first female PM

Africa

Wed, Sep 29 2021

Romdhane, Tunisia's first woman prime minister, will take office at a moment of national crisis

Report: WHO employees took part in Congo...

'WHO staff behind Congo sex abuse'

Africa

Wed, Sep 29 2021

At least 21 of 83 suspected perpetrators were employed by the WHO, and that the abuses, which included...

Security officials: Five Sudan officers...

Five Sudan officers killed targeting...

Africa

Wed, Sep 29 2021

IS propaganda outlets made no immediate mention of the incident in Khartoum

HRW: Mozambique insurgents train child...

Mozambique insurgents train child...

Africa

Wed, Sep 29 2021

Mozambique's insurgency has killed more than 3,300 people -- half of them civilians -- and displaced...