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Nigeria air strike kills 20...

Nigeria air strike kills 20...

Africa

Tue, Sep 28 2021

The reports of casualties came less than two weeks after officials say another air strike on a village...

Gunmen kill 34 people in Nigeria

Gunmen kill 34 people in Nigeria

Africa

Mon, Sep 27 2021

Criminal gangs known locally as bandits have terrorized northwest and central Nigeria for years

Tunisians protest against president's...

Tunisians protest against president's...

Africa

Sun, Sep 26 2021

Saied this week brushed aside much of the 2014 constitution, giving himself power to rule by decree two...

Rwandan genocide 'kingpin' Bagosora...

Rwandan genocide 'kingpin' Bagosora...

Africa

Sun, Sep 26 2021

The Tanzania-based tribunal accused Bagosora of being in charge of the troops and Interahamwe Hutu militia...

Chad junta leader names transitional...

Chad gets transitional parliament

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Members of the former opposition of the late president Deby were among the members, but none from the...

Morocco gets 1st batch of Turkish armed...

Morocco gets Turkish armed drones

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

This comes as tensions have spiked between Morocco and neighbouring Algeria in recent weeks

Suicide car bomb in Somalia kills at...

Somalia suicide car bomb kills 8

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Al Shabaab, which wants to overthrow the government and impose its interpretation of Islamic law, claimed...

Five dead in DR Congo attack by presumed...

Five dead in DR Congo attack

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

The attacks on Thursday evening were blamed on the Allied Democratic Forces, a group linked to the so-called...

Eight Nigerian troops killed in jihadist...

8 troops killed by Nigeria...

Africa

Sat, Sep 25 2021

Eight other soldiers and an anti-jihadist militiaman were injured in the attack

Tunisian president moves to cement one-man...

Tunisian moves to cement one-man...

Africa

Thu, Sep 23 2021

He is in nearly total power since July 25 sacking the prime minister, suspending parliament and assuming...

Morocco's designated PM announces new...

Morocco gets new coalition

Africa

Wed, Sep 22 2021

Akhannouch on September 10 was asked to form a new government after his party came first in the election,...

Sudan state media report 'failed' coup...

Sudan state media report 'failed' coup...

Africa

Tue, Sep 21 2021

The attempt involved a group of officers who were 'immediately suspended' after they 'failed'...

Bees kill 63 endangered penguins in...

Bees kill 63 endangered penguins in...

Africa

Mon, Sep 20 2021

African penguins are on the International Union for Conservation of Nature's red list, meaning they...

UN: Russian paramilitaries in Mali should...

'Russian paramilitaries in Mali must...

Africa

Sat, Sep 18 2021

France and Germany warned they will reconsider their military engagement in Mali if a contract is struck...

Report: No military solution to DR Congo...

Report: No military solution to DR Congo...

Africa

Sat, Sep 18 2021

The eastern part of DR Congo has been plagued by violence for more than 25 years, with more than 100...

US threatens new sanctions over northern...

US threatens new sanctions over northern...

Africa

Sat, Sep 18 2021

An executive order signed by US President Joe Biden gives the Treasury Department the necessary authority’...

Nine 'civilians' killed, 23 injured...

Nigerian air strike kills nine...

Africa

Fri, Sep 17 2021

Since 2009, Nigeria has been fighting a jihadist insurgency in the northeast that has killed more than...

Jihadist kills 18 Nigerian security...

Jihadist kills 18 Nigerian security...

Africa

Fri, Sep 17 2021

Borno is at the heart of Nigeria's grinding 12-year jihadist insurgency that has killed more than...

WHO: Africa Covid jab crisis may take...

Africa jab crisis to take world 'back...

Africa

Fri, Sep 17 2021

Africa faces a 470 million shortfall in Covid-19 vaccine doses this year after the Covax alliance cut...

Macron says French forces killed Islamic...

Macron: French forces killed IS leader...

World

Thu, Sep 16 2021

The location of the operation was not disclosed

UN pulls out Gabon peacekeepers from...

'Sex abuse' by UN peacekeepers in...

Africa

Wed, Sep 15 2021

An investigation has been opened by Gabon