Gambia launches a crackdown on protest movement

BANJUL: A demonstrator holds up a placard while demonstrating, asking for Yahya Jammeh, the former President of the Gambia, to be...

Mass evictions prompt protests as housing crisis mounts in Nigeria

LAGOS: A woman poses for a picture at the site of demolition of the Okun Glass community in Lagos.-Reuters

Angola ex-first daughter Isabel dos Santos charged with fraud

Isabel dos Santos LUANDA: Angola's billionaire former first daughter Isabel dos Santos has been charged with money laundering...

Gold miners face dangerous life in Nigeria’s ‘bandit’ country

GUSAU, Nigeria: A gold miner works underground in Anka on Dec 4, 2019. - AFP ANKA, Nigeria:...

African states seek more say in Libya crisis

BERLIN: Protesters hold a banner reading "Stop war in Libya, Haftar and mercenaries" during a protest near the chancellery during the...

Seeking peace in Libya and Iran, past inaction haunts EU diplomacy

BERLIN: (COMBO) This combination of pictures created yesterday shows Libyan National Army's Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar (L, in Paris on May...

Africa struggles to stem flood of fake medicine

This picture taken at Ibafo in Ogun State, southwest Nigeria shows drugs displayed for sale in a pharmacy. The World...

Gunfire erupts as Sudan security agents reject compensation plan

MABAN, Sudan: Members of the local host community wait in line for the distribution of emergency household items like soap, blankets...

Eerie silence on Tripoli’s empty streets

TRIPOLI: A man buys fresh fish from a stall in the Libyan capital Tripoli yesterday. Residents of Libya's capital have received...

Fragile truce agreed in Libya after nine months of fighting

ISTANBUL: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (right) meets the head of Libya's Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Al-Sarraj yesterday. -...

Haftar’s Sirte seizure major blow to Libya government, analysts say

ROME: This photo taken and handed out on January 8, 2020 by the Palazzo Chigi Press Office shows Italy's Prime Minister...

Four killed in car bombing near Somalia parliament

MOGADISHU: People start cleaning debris at the site where a car bomb exploded near the Somali parliament in Mogadishu, Somalia, yesterday....

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