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Somalia Flood: Death Toll Hits 50

Flash flooding in Somalia has killed 50 people and driven nearly 700,000 from their homes, a government official said, with heavy rains starting Tuesday...

Rwanda Announces Visa-Free Travel For Nigeria, Others

The President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame has revealed the plan of his country to grant visa-free travel to Africans to boost free movement of...

Soldiers Capture Militia Chief Accused Of Murder

Uganda said Thursday it has captured the head of a militia squad blamed for the murder of two honeymooning foreign tourists and their local...

French Ambassador To Niger Leaves After Weeks Of Tension

France’s ambassador to Niger left the capital Niamey early Wednesday, after weeks of tensions between Paris and the post-coup regime in the West African...

I Will Run For Fourth Term — Rwandan President, Paul Kagame

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has said for the first time that he plans to run for a fourth term in elections due to be...

Tinubu Addresses UN General Assembly, Calls For Sanctions On Arms, Minerals Smugglers

President Bola Tinubu, on Tuesday in New York City, addressed world leaders at the 78th United Nations General Assembly, during which he made a...

AU Suspends Gabon

The African Union’s Peace and Security Council said it has decided to “immediately suspend” Gabon following the military coup this week. The body said on...

73 Die In Building Fire

A fire that engulfed a five-storey building killed more than 70 people including children in central Johannesburg on Thursday, the South African city’s emergency...

Bongo’s Re-Election: Army Officers Announce Coup In Gabon

Army officers in Gabon have announced on national television that they have seized power from President Ali Bongo who was re-elected to a third...

Niger: Algeria Proposes Six Months’ Transition Period

The Algerian Foreign Minister, Ahmed Attaf, on Tuesday, said the country is proposing an initiative to resolve the political crisis in neighbouring Niger with...

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