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Militia kills dozens in Central African Republic despite 2019-05-22 12:20:31More than 26 people were killed on Tuesday and many were wounded when an armed group attacked two villages in northwestern Central African Republic, t

South African lawmakers re-elect Cyril Ramaphosa president 2019-05-22 11:37:25South African lawmakers on Wednesday re-elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the nation’s president, two weeks after the ruling ANC party returned to powe

French-Spanish nun murdered in Central African Republic 2019-05-22 06:00:44A French-Spanish nun has been brutally murdered in a village in the Central African Republic where she taught sewing to young girls, the Vatican said

Voters head to the polls in Malawi presidential 2019-05-21 03:50:02Malawi polls opened on Tuesday after a closely fought election campaign, with President Peter Mutharika battling to hold off two serious rivals in a r

Talks on Sudan's political transition fail to produce 2019-05-20 21:27:59Sudanese army rulers and protesters failed Tuesday to reach an agreement yet again on the make-up of a new ruling body as negotiations also became dea

Algeria's army chief says elections are best way 2019-05-20 16:03:14Algeria's armed forces chief said on Monday that elections were the best way to overcome the country's political crisis and avoid a constitutional v

DR Congo's Tshisekedi names new prime minister 2019-05-20 11:31:10DR Congo President Felix Tshisekedi on Monday named the head of the country's railways, Sylvestre Ilunga Ilunkamba, as the next prime minister, a mov

Exiled political heavyweight Moise Katumbi returns to DR 2019-05-20 09:44:10Thousands of people welcomed Moise Katumbi, a prominent foe of former DR Congo president Joseph Kabila, as he landed at Lubumbashi airport on Monday a

Sudanese army and protesters to resume negotiations after 2019-05-20 01:54:22Sudan’s army rulers and protest leaders said more talks were planned for Monday on finalising the makeup of a new ruling body, after hours of ne

Libya documentary puts female footballers in spotlight 2019-05-19 15:16:05A documentary on female Libyan footballers offers an intimate portrait of women living in a time of war and sets their stories against the fading drea

Sudanese 'revolution' continues with nightly gatherings 2019-05-19 05:06:51Talks between Sudan’s military council and protesters are set to resume, army rulers said on Saturday, as thousands rally nightly to determine t

With Sudan talks suspended, protesters vow to continue 2019-05-17 04:02:42Sudanese protesters voiced regret Thursday at an army decision to suspend crucial talks on installing civilian rule but vowed to press on with a sit-i

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Former Botswana president quits ruling party in row New! 2019-05-25 11:44:12GABORNE (Reuters) - Former Botswana President Ian Khama quit the ruling party on Saturday as a policy feud with his hand-picked successor deepened, th

Promising jobs and justice, Ramaphosa sworn in as New! 2019-05-25 07:55:50PRETORIA (Reuters) - Trade unionist-turned-businessman Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in as South Africa's president on Saturday, vowing to create jobs an

S.African govt. withdraws sulphur dioxide emissions changes ahead New! 2019-05-25 05:53:13JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's average temperatures are rising more than the global average and the carbon tax law aimed at slashing emissio

Sudan protest groups calls for strike starting next New! 2019-05-25 04:35:21KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A coalition of Sudanese protest and opposition groups on Friday called for two days of strikes in private and public enterprises

Kenya's high court unanimously upholds ban on gay 2019-05-24 11:56:48NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's high court on Friday upheld a law banning gay sex, keeping same sex relations punishable by 14 years in jail in the East

Russia to send military specialists to Congo Republic 2019-05-24 11:07:32MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is sending military specialists to Congo Republic to service Russian-made military hardware and equipment there, Kremlin spo

U.N. creates new Ebola chief role to tackle 2019-05-24 03:49:56GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations named an Emergency Ebola Response Coordinator on Thursday, a new position to boost efforts to contain a 10-month

Libya coast guard rescues 290 migrants off eastern 2019-05-24 03:45:49TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libya's coast guard rescued 290 migrants clinging to inflatable rafts on Friday in two operations near the capital Tripoli, a nav

Senegal's Salt Queen tastes success in a man's 2019-05-23 12:59:16FATICK, Senegal (Reuters) - Marie Diouf has built a business gathering salt from marshland she bought in Senegal, succeeding in a trade where most mar

Rwanda rebel spokesman pleads guilty to terrorism offences 2019-05-23 09:53:32KIGALI (Reuters) - Rebel official Callixte Nsabimana pleaded guilty in a Rwandan court on Thursday to charges of terrorism, murder and hostage-taking

Libyan commander Haftar told Macron no ceasefire for 2019-05-23 04:06:03PARIS (Reuters) - Libyan eastern commander Khalifa Haftar, speaking on Wednesday with French President Emmanuel Macron, ruled out a ceasefire and said

Somalia protests after its officials deported by Kenya 2019-05-23 03:57:20MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Somalia has criticised neighbouring Kenya for deporting two Somali lawmakers and a minister after authorities in Nairobi blocked

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