Morocco Jews ‘already packing’ for Israel flights

CASABLANCA: Fanny Mergui has no doubt: Moroccan Jews "are already packing their suitcases" to board direct flights to Israel after the kingdom normalized ties...

Museveni extends 35-year rule with disputed election win

KAMPALA: Uganda's Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term in office with almost 60 percent of votes, in an election his main rival Bobi...

Pandemic tips more into extreme poverty in Nigeria’s Lagos: WFP

LAGOS: Shopkeeper Toyin Jacob never thought she would have to rely on handouts. Before 2020, food and cash distributions were for her neighbors in...

Niger stages historic elections despite jihadist bloody attacks

NIAMEY: Niger's outgoing president Mahamadou Issoufou casts his ballot at a polling station yesterday. - AFP NIAMEY: Voters...

207 killed in Western Ethiopia attack by gunmen: Rights body

In this file photo a man stands in front of his destroyed house in the village of Bisober in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Niger set for a historic transition despite raging Islamist insurgency

NIAMEY: Nigerien Soldiers stand guard next to a campaign billboard of Niger presidential candidate for the National Movement for the Development...

US-Israeli delegation signs deals in Morocco

RABAT: King Mohammed VI, flanked by his son Crown Prince Moulay Hassan, holds a meeting with US Presidential Advisor Jared Kushner...

Russia, Rwanda send troops to C Africa after alleged coup bid

Touadera is touted as the likely winner in the presidential election, but his government only controls a third of CAR territory

Tigray clamors for aid as war leaves starvation in its wake

Jano Admasi, whose son was reportedly killed by the Ethiopian Defense Forces during the fighting that broke out in Ethiopia's Tigray...

Terror, then safety: How a boy survived Nigeria abduction

KANKARA: Parents wait outside the government science secondary school where gunmen abducted students in Kankara, in northwestern Katsina state, Nigeria. -...

Boko Haram claims kidnapping in an apparent turn in conflict

KANKARA, Nigeria: A parent sit outside the Government Science School after gunmen abducted students from it in northwestern Katsina state yesterday....

Somalia cuts ties with Kenya, citing ‘interference’

MOGADISHU: Women take part in a demonstration against Somali President Mohamed Abdulahi Farmajo yesterday. - AFP MOGADISHU: Somalia...

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