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Kenya slum demolished to make way for road

The homes of about 30,000 people have been demolished in...

Migrant crisis: Italy to accept arrivals until deal reached

Italy is to allow migrant rescue ships to dock until...

Central Mali airport hit by shelling days before election

An airport in central Mali was hit by shells, the regional governor said on...

Nobel Prize petition launched for Kenya’s Raila Odinga

Supporters of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga have lauched an online petition to have him nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize...  

SA university drops gender related titles

South Africa's prestigious Wits University has dropped gender prefixes - Mr, Ms. and Mrs. - from all university communication to create a more inclusive environment for students who are...

Mr, Ms and Mrs titles dropped by SA University

South Africa's prestigious Wits University has dropped gender prefixes - Mr., Ms. and Mrs. - from all university communication to create a more ...

Somalia’s al-Shabab carries out attack on military base

Islamist militants have stormed a military base in southern Somalia after ...

Cameroon soldiers ‘arrested’ for execution video

News agencies say four Cameroonian soldiers have been arrested for their involvement in a disturbing video which has ...

Google’s Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

A network of giant balloons will soon bring internet access to...

Ethiopian reunited with twin daughters in Eritrea after 16 years

Ethiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu has met his...

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Africa

Tunisia’s late President’s wife dies on election day

As Tunisians await the declaration of the election results following the death of President Beji Caid Essebsi his wife Mrs Chadlia Caid Essebsi has...

Algeria to hold presidential election on December 12

Algerians will go to the polls on December 12 to replace long-time leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who resigned in April, following protests. Mr Bouteflika, has been...

World

Saudi oil attacks: US says intelligence shows Iran involved

The US has released satellite images and cited intelligence to back its claim, that Iran was behind attacks on major Saudi oil facilities. Iran however,...

US woman swallows engagement ring in her sleep

A US woman has undergone surgery after removing and swallowing her engagement ring in her sleep. Jenna Evans, 29, said she and her fiancé Bobby...