Ticket to Europe? Nigeria girls lured into sex slavery

BENIN CITY, Nigeria: In Benin City, Nigeria's capital of illegal migration, no one says the word "prostitution". The word on the street for the...

Ethiopian mastermind of attacks shot dead

Amhara attorney general dies from wounds ADDIS ABABA: Ethiopian police have shot dead a security chief suspected of orchestrating...

Twin attacks threaten the new Ethiopian government reforms

Details emerge of twin attacks linked to foiled coup BAHIR DAR: The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with...

Money, guns, brides fuel South Sudan’s cattle wars

Livestock serve as bank account and play core role in every aspect of life UDIER, South Sudan: Weak rays...

Frustration drives shockwave Protests in streets of Algeria

Thousands takes to the streets against 81-year-old's candidacy ALGIERS: Algerian plain clothes police detain a protester participating...

Sudan arrests protest leaders after crackdown

KHARTOUM: Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (left) meets the chief of Sudan's ruling military council General Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan on...

Pope says Christian-Muslim dialogue essential for peace

NAIROBI: Pope Francis told Christian and Muslim leaders in Kenya yesterday that they have little choice but to engage in dialogue to guard against...

New Ethiopian Airlines Boeing crashes after takeoff, 157 killed

People from more than 30 countries were on board - Amir sends condolences BISHOFTU, Ethiopia: Rescue...

Sudan opposition rejects military’s offer of talks, dozens killed

Locals set tyres on fire and block a sidestreet leading to their neighbourhood in the Sudanese capital Khartoum to stop military...

IS claims deadly Tunisia bombing

TUNIS: The Islamic State group yesterday claimed the suicide bombing of a busload of presidential guards in Tunisia's capital, the latest attack in a...

Ramaphosa sworn in S African president

All of the country's former presidents at ceremony except for Zuma PRETORIA: Cyril Ramaphosa yesterday took the oath of...

Bashir acknowledges receiving millions of dollars as trial opens

KHARTOUM: Sudan's deposed military ruler Omar Al-Bashir sits in the defendant's cage during the opening of his corruption trial yesterday....

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