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Congo-Kinshasa: 300,000 Flee Tit-for-Tat Ethnic Violence

Hundreds of thousands of people have fled their homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo's northeastern Ituri province...

Silence is golden for a Tanzanian mine

In Tanzania, reporters trying to investigate violence, environmental damage and other wrongdoing connected to a gold mine in...

Morsi death: What happened in court

By BBCMore by this Author A top figure in the now-banned Islamist movement, the Muslim Brotherhood, Mohamed Morsi...

Former Egyptian president Morsi buried in Cairo: lawyer

By AFPMore by this Author Rights groups called for an independent probe into the detention conditions and death...

Africa: How Many Humans Tomorrow? The United Nations Revises Its Projections

analysis By Gilles PisonIn 2019 the planet has 7.7 billion inhabitants, which is likely to rise to 8.5...

Mohammed Morsi: Egyptian ex-leader is buried after court death

Image copyright EPA Image caption Morsi (photographed in 2016) was reportedly kept in solitary confinement 23 hours a...

News24.com | WATCH: Egypt’s ousted president Morsi dies during trial

Mohamed Morsi, who was 67, had been in custody since he was ousted by the military in 2013...

Egypt slammed for Morsi’s ‘terrible but predictable’ death

A human rights group says the Egyptian government bears responsibility for the death of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi,...

Condolences to the families of 15 murdered South Africans who did not get a message from Ramaphosa

2019-06-18 06:59 Surely the Presidency has the capacity to collate the names of all those murdered from the...

Malawi opposition chief takes MP seat despite disputing presidential vote

Local media in Malawi reported on Monday that opposition chief, Lazarus Chakwera, has been sworn in as a...

Eritrea Catholic Church slams lawless govt seizure of its health facilities

The Eritrean government has yet to respond to a stern critique from the Roman Catholic Church protesting the...

Face to face with DR Congo’s deadly vipers

Amid the swathes of forest that cover the country, and behind the headlines of war and Ebola, the...

Meghan Markle News: Meghan ‘schooling new nanny’ on how she wants baby Archie raised | Royal | News

Meghan Markle and her nanny have an opportunity to bond while the Duchess of Sussex is currently on...

Women’s World Cup: Nigeria 0-1 France

France have scored two penalties at the 2019 Women's World Cup - although this one had to be...

let’s tackle global temperature rise – UN

United Nations climate chief, Patricia Espinosa on Monday declared a climate emergency at a climate change conference in...

Kenya to sentence four over Garissa attack

A Kenyan court is due to sentence four people on Tuesday (June 18), charged with carrying out attack...

Centurion Law Group announces intention to pursue Public Listing

Centurion Law Group (“Centurion”) (Centurionlg.com) is set to become the first African legal and energy advisory firm to...

Bouteflika-era tycoon Haddad jailed for six months in Algeria

Algeria's top businessman Ali Haddad, a key supporter of ousted president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, was jailed for six months...

Egypt ex-president Mohamed Morsi dies, official sources say

By AFPMore by this Author Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi died on Monday in a Cairo hospital after...

Mohammed Morsi: A turbulent presidency cut short by the army

Image caption Morsi became Egyptian president following the ousting of Hosni Mubarak two years earlier Mohammed Morsi was...

Ethiopian PM loses father – State media

State media in Ethiopia have reported the death of Ahmed Ali, father of the country’s Prime Minister Abiy...

Egypt’s ousted president Mohammed Morsi dies during trial

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mohammed Morsi had been ousted by the army in 2013 Egypt's former...

News24.com | Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi dies after collapsing in court

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has died in a Cairo hospital after fainting during a session in court....

Uganda: WFP, Government Sued Over Contaminated Food

By Ephraim KasoziKampala — An anti-counterfeit body has petitioned court to declare that the supply of contaminated food...

Nigeria suicide blast kills 30 football fans in Borno

By BBCMore by this Author At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide attack in north-eastern...

Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) CEO visits three CIS Countries: Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Tajikistan

Mr. Ayman Seijiny, CEO of the Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) (www.ICD-PS.org) , the...

Sudan: Bashir Appears Before Prosecutor

Photo: IRIN President Omar al-Bashir Fallen Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir was seen in public on Sunday, his first...

Malawi: Free From Fear! Chilima Endorses Cso’s June 20 Demos – Warns Police Over Harsh Response to Protests

By Wongani ChiutaUTM Party president Saulos Klaus Chilima (SKC) has endorsed the cause of civil society organisations (CSOs)...

Sudan: Foreign Affairs Council statement

The Council today discussed the situation in Sudan and adopted the following statement: Over the past six months...

Bobi Wine promoter missing, army denies kidnap

By DAILY MONITORMore by this Author Andrew Mukasa, the proprietor of Bajjo Events and Marketing Agency Limited, has...

Nigeria suicide blast ‘kills 30 football fans in Borno’

At least 30 people have been killed in a suicide attack in north-eastern Nigeria, while watching a televised...

30 killed in triple suicide bombing in Nigeria

Thirty people were killed late on Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported,...

Mali: Envoys Despise Genocidal Killings in Mali

By Rudd KonteBamako — United Nations (UN) envoys have condemned the mass killing of women and children during...

Sudan: Mohamed Bin Salma – Sudan’s Security Concerns Us Greatly

Al-Riyadh — The Crown Prince of of Saudi Arabia, Mohamed bin Salman has underlined that Sudan' security and...

Eritrea’s seizure of Roman Catholic Church properties criticised

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Roman Catholics are a minority in Eritrea Eritrea's Roman Catholic Church has...

Africa Cup of Nations: Mohamed Salah helps Egypt win warm-up match

Mohamed Salah came off the bench to help Egypt win their Nations Cup warm-up match against GuineaHosts Egypt...

West Africa: AfDB Signs Agreement With Tchadian Government for Us$32 Million to Finance Chad-Niger Section of Trans Sahara Fibre Route

London — One of the links in first east-west fibre route has been financed by the African Development...

Farmer’s wife shot and raped in front of her children after gunman molested her daughter during ‘revenge attack’ in South Africa – The Sun

A TRAUMATISED mum has described how she was brutally raped in front of her three kids after a...

Malawi: Wa Jeffrey Warns MCP Against Political Unrest – ‘Dpp Can Hit Back’

By Tionge KasolotaDemocratic Progressive Party (DPP) Secretary General, Grelzedar Jeffrey wa Jeffrey has given Malawi Congress Party (MCP)...

Zimbabwe: Man Picks Up U.S.$100,000 At Crash Scene, Surrenders It

A Good Samaritan yesterday retrieved over US$100 000 and three pistols which he handed over to a security...