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Russia blocks extension of UN mission...

Russia blocks extension of UN mission...

Africa

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Russia insisted that any withdrawal of foreign troops should be handled so as not to jeopardize the balance...

Nine killed in Mogadishu suicide...

Nine dead in Mogadishu bombing

Africa

Tue, Sep 14 2021

The bombing was claimed the by Al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab Islamist group, which has been fighting to...

Less than 3.5 % of Africans jabbed against...

Less than 3.5 Africans vaccinated

Africa

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Africa has been “left behind” by the world, says WHO director-general

Bennett meets Sisi on first Egypt visit...

Bennett meets Sisi

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Other than security cooperation between the two countries, they discussed "efforts to revive the...

NGO: 480 civilians killed in Burkina...

480 civilians killed in Burkina since...

Africa

Tue, Sep 14 2021

In total, more than 1.4 million people have been forced to leave their homes in Burkina Faso due to the...

Sudan floods kill at least 80...

Sudan floods kill 80

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Some 8,408 houses have also been destroyed and more than 27,200 damaged across Sudan

South Africa announces 'vaccine passport'...

South Africa announces 'vaccine passport'...

Africa

Mon, Sep 13 2021

Just over seven million people in South Africa have been fully vaccinated to date

Tunisia's president reveals plans to...

Tunisia's president wants constitution...

Africa

Sun, Sep 12 2021

A new government would be formed "as soon as possible" after selecting "the people with...

Ivory Coast military helicopter crash...

Ivory Coast military chopper crash kills...

World

Sat, Sep 11 2021

An investigation has been opened to determine the cause of the crash

Tunisian president plans to change political...

Tunisian president plans to change political...

Africa

Fri, Sep 10 2021

Saied seized governing powers, dismissed the prime minister and suspended parliament on July 25

Togo shuts mosques, churches as Covid-19...

Togo shuts mosques, churches as Covid-...

Africa

Fri, Sep 10 2021

Weddings, funerals, along with all cultural, sporting, and political events have been banned in the West...

Tigray forces kill 125 civilians in...

Tigray forces kill 125 civilians

Africa

Wed, Sep 8 2021

War broke out 10 months ago between Ethiopia's federal troops and forces loyal to the Tigray People's...

Meningitis epidemic kills 129 in DR...

129 die in DR Congo Meningitis...

Africa

Wed, Sep 8 2021

A total of 261 suspected cases have been recorded so far, amounting to a "high case fatality ratio...

Guinea putchists release first 'political...

First Guinean 'political detainees'...

Africa

Wed, Sep 8 2021

An AFP journalist saw about 20 prisoners freed from prison in the capital Conakry on Tuesday evening,...

Guinea junta vows 'union'...

Guinea junta vows 'union'...

Africa

Mon, Sep 6 2021

On Sunday, Doumbouya's special forces arrested President Alpha Conde who was facing mounting anger...

30 dead in DR Congo massacre blamed...

30 dead in DR Congo attack

Africa

Mon, Sep 6 2021

The ADF, is considered the deadliest of scores of armed militias that roam the mineral-rich eastern DR...

Army putschists claim coup in...

Army putschists claim coup in...

Africa

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Residents of the capital Conakry's Kaloum district, the government quarter, reported hearing heavy...

12 dead in Egypt bus crash

Bus crash kills 12 in Egypt

Africa

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Thirty-four other passengers were injured and transported to the port town of Suez for treatment

Nigeria gunmen abduct 73 students from...

73 students kidnapped in Nigeria

Africa

Thu, Sep 2 2021

Kidnapping for ransom by armed gangs has become a grim trend in northwest and central Nigeria, with around...

South Africa scientists monitor new...

South Africa scientists monitor new...

Coronavirus

Tue, Aug 31 2021

The new variant has been detected in all nine provinces of South Africa and also in parts of the world...

Islamic State-linked militants kill...

19 dead in DR Congo IS-linked...

Africa

Sat, Aug 28 2021

Since May, North Kivu and Ituri provinces have been under a state of siege, replacing civilian authorities...