Egypt grapples with women’s freedoms online

CAIRO: This combination of pictures shows a woman watching videos of Egyptian influencers Haneen Hossam (left) and Mowada Al-Adham (right) on...

Hit by COVID and drought, rural Moroccans tighten belts for Eid

SKHIRAT, Morocco: Moroccans buy sacrificial animals ahead of the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha at a livestock market in the coastal...

‘A concentration of death’: Virus ravages S Africa care home

JOHANNESBURG: Relatives chat through a window to a wheelchair bound woman, a resident of Casa Serena, an Old Age home in...

Sudan’s ousted strongman Bashir goes on trial

KHARTOUM: Sudanese gather outside a court where the trial of Sudan’s ousted president Omar Al-Bashir is held in Khartoum yesterday. —...

BLM skirts North Africa despite everyday racism

TUNIS: In this photo taken on June 6, 2020, youths participating in an anti-racism solidarity rally reenact the event leading to...

Mali opposition insists president must resign

BAMAKO: Protesters gestures on a barricade put up in front of the Salam mosque of Badalabougou. Mali’s...

Egypt sexual predator case reignites a ‘#MeToo’ debate

CAIRO: Egypt has seen a strong resurgence of the #MeToo movement after dozens of women made shocking...

Sudan allows alcohol drinking, decriminalizes leaving Islam

OMDOURMAN, Sudan: A man walks by a mural in the Sudanese capital Khartoum’s twin city on July 8, 2020. — AFP

Counting burials: African nations scrambling to track coronavirus

PORT ELIZABETH: Sello Headbush (unseen), the owner of a Funeral Parlor uses the light from his mobile phone during load shedding...

Virus surge sparks S Africa curfew

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa re-imposed a nationwide curfew on Sunday while Spain’s Catalonia region forced hundreds of thousands...

Egypt grounds kites for safety, security reasons

CAIRO: In this file photo taken on May 22, 2020, Egyptian youths fly handmade kites from an overpass on the capital’s...

Mali president tries to calm unrest with court dissolution

BAMAKO: Protesters set fire to barricades to block the circulation on the Martyrs bridge of Bamako. Malian Prime Minister Boubou Cisse...

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