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eNCA | Somali journalist killed in front of children - World News
eNCA | Somali journalist killed in front of children 41 minutes ago
No one has claimed responsibility for the attack, but journalists have been regularly targeted by rival forces in the long-running conflict.
Praise for Mohamed Salah on winning BBC African Footballer of the Year -World News
Praise for Mohamed Salah on winning BBC African Footballer of the Year 51 minutes ago
Players, team-mates and coaches praise Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah on winning the 2017 BBC African Footballer of the Year award.
Oscar Pistorius hurt in prison fight in South Africa -World News
Oscar Pistorius hurt in prison fight in South Africa 51 minutes ago
The disgraced athlete, who was jailed after shooting dead his girlfriend, sustained minor injuries.
Cholera resurges in Zambian capital Lusaka, WHO says -World News
Cholera resurges in Zambian capital Lusaka, WHO says 56 minutes ago
Cholera has killed 15 people and made 547 sick in Zambia's capital Lusaka and the rising caseload is expected to grow further as the rainy season starts, according to the World Health Organization.
UN promises justice in DRC against peacekeeper attacks -World News
UN promises justice in DRC against peacekeeper attacks 1 hour ago
The United Nations Deputy Special Representative for Democratic Republic of Congo says military offenses will be launched against rebels who killed at least 15 Tanzanian UN peacekeepers last week in eastern Congo
Zanu-PF congress to endorse Mnangagwa as party leader after Mugabe ouster -World News
Zanu-PF congress to endorse Mnangagwa as party leader after Mugabe ouster 1 hour ago
Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party is gearing up for its extraordinary congress that is set to take place on Friday in Harare.
Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone -World News
Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone 2 hours ago
Former Paralympic champion and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has been injured in a prison brawl over the use of a public phone, a South African official said on Tuesday.
Death toll from fighting in South Sudan's Great Lakes region rises to 170 -official -World News
Death toll from fighting in South Sudan's Great Lakes region rises to 170 -official 3 hours ago
The death toll from intercommunal fighting between two clans in South Sudan's Great Lakes region last week has reached at least 170, an official said, up from 45, reflecting a new source of violence in a country devastated by a four-year civil war.
Zimbabwe's Mugabe flies to Singapore, first trip since ouster -World News
Zimbabwe's Mugabe flies to Singapore, first trip since ouster 3 hours ago
Zimbabwe's former president Robert Mugabe has left the country for medical checks in Singapore, his first foreign travel since the army forced him from office last month, a state security official said on Tuesday.
Car bomb kills journalist in Somalia capital, says witness -World News
Car bomb kills journalist in Somalia capital, says witness 3 hours ago
A Somali journalist has been killed by a car bomb in the capital late Monday, says a fellow journalist.
Heavily armed soldiers 'still deployed at Grace Mugabe's farm' – report -World News
Heavily armed soldiers 'still deployed at Grace Mugabe's farm' – report 3 hours ago
Heavily armed Zimbabwean soldiers are reportedly still deployed at former first lady Grace Mugabe’s farming empire which she controversially acquired in Mazowe.
eNCA | Fire destroys part of main Bamako market -World News
eNCA | Fire destroys part of main Bamako market 4 hours ago
Authorities have yet to determine the fire's cause but potential criminal involvement is being considered because three separate fires appear to have started at the same time.
Africa:Aviation Industry Has 'Sky High' Potential to Create New Jobs -World News
Africa:Aviation Industry Has 'Sky High' Potential to Create New Jobs 4 hours ago
[New Times] Aviation is a key part of the economic lifeblood of Africa. It supports 6.9 million jobs and $80 billion in GDP. It carries people and goods across and outside the continent, and brings in economic investment, tourism, trade and aid.
Africa:Public-Private Partnerships Key to Achieving SDGs - Kagame -World News
Africa:Public-Private Partnerships Key to Achieving SDGs - Kagame 4 hours ago
[New Times] Developing countries need to embrace public-private partnerships if the world is to achieve the global transformational agenda, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), President Paul Kagame has said.
Africa:Invisible Hand of the West On Libyan Slave Market -World News
Africa:Invisible Hand of the West On Libyan Slave Market 4 hours ago
[Monitor] Despite all the aggressive marketing of the 'Africa rising' mantra, the results on the ground tell a different story. The latest contradiction is the case of the ignominious slave market in Libya. Migrants beating a hasty and desperate retreat f
Africa:'Dream Trip' to Europe Gets More Perilous as Slave Trade Takes Root -World News
Africa:'Dream Trip' to Europe Gets More Perilous as Slave Trade Takes Root 4 hours ago
[Nation] A grainy video aired on CNN last month shows a group of men being auctioned off to new owners, to begin life as slaves.
Africa:The Tragedy Facing Mentally Ill People in South Africa -World News
Africa:The Tragedy Facing Mentally Ill People in South Africa 4 hours ago
[GroundUp] Khululabantu Bam story brings home desperate need for better care
Africa:Mohamed Salah is African Footballer of the Year 2017 -World News
Africa:Mohamed Salah is African Footballer of the Year 2017 4 hours ago
[BBC] Egypt and Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has been voted the overall winner of this year's BBC African Footballer of the Year Award, the first time he has been shortlisted.
Africa:You Can Get Away With Murder If You're Polite - And 4 Other Things We Learnt in 2017 -World News
Africa:You Can Get Away With Murder If You're Polite - And 4 Other Things We Learnt in 2017 4 hours ago
[The Conversation Africa] The last twelve months have been a confusing time for African democracy. We have seen coups that didn't look like coups and elections that didn't look like elections. In this sense, it was a year of illusions.
South Africa poultry group calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil -World News
South Africa poultry group calls for probe of forced labour in Brazil 5 hours ago
By Karla MendesRIO DE JANEIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - South Africa's poultry industry body has asked the government to investigate allegations
In war-torn South Sudan, one town nurtures a small-scale peace -World News
In war-torn South Sudan, one town nurtures a small-scale peace 5 hours ago
By Stefanie GlinskiGANYIEL, South Sudan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Surrounded by swamps and accessible only by plane or boat, South Sudan's Ganyi
Car bomb kills journalist in Somali capital -World News
Car bomb kills journalist in Somali capital 5 hours ago
A Somali television journalist was killed in a car bombing in the capital Mogadishu on Monday, an editor for the TV station and local authorities said.
Top Africa Stories: Mugabe, Putin, Kenya -World News
Top Africa Stories: Mugabe, Putin, Kenya 5 hours ago
Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe has been leasing out some of his family’s farm land to white businessmen, a report says, and Kenya's main opposition has postponed a mock ceremony to inaugurate its leader as president.
Zim govt 'to acquire 15 planes from Malaysia to resuscitate ailing Air Zimbabwe' – report -World News
Zim govt 'to acquire 15 planes from Malaysia to resuscitate ailing Air Zimbabwe' – report 5 hours ago
The Zimbabwe government is reportedly set to acquire at least 15 planes as part of efforts to resuscitate the country's struggling national airline, Air Zimbabwe.
eNCA | Organisation to march to Union Buildings against slavery in Libya -World News
eNCA | Organisation to march to Union Buildings against slavery in Libya 6 hours ago
This follows a global outcry over reports of slave markets operating in Libya.