Sudan boosts security as tribal clashes kill 32

KHARTOUM: Sudan has beefed up security in Red Sea state and imposed a curfew in its main...

30 killed in Boko Haram raid on Nigeria villages

KANO: Brutal weekend attacks on three villages by Boko Haram Islamists in the restive northeast of Nigeria have left 30 dead and 20 others...

Endangered rhino dies in US zoo; 3 remaining worldwide

LOS ANGELES: A northern white rhinoceros, one of just four left on Earth, died on Sunday at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park after...

26 killed in deadly Somalia hotel siege

TOPSHOT - A man passes in front of the rubbles of the popular Medina hotel of Kismayo on July 13, 2019,...

Hopes dashed but still dreaming, Nigeria turns 60

ABUJA: In this file photo taken on October 01, 2010 Nigerian soldiers march in Eagle Square during the celebrations to mark...

3 dead as Eritrean forces fire on Tigray civilians: Amnesty

ADDIS ABABA: Eritrean soldiers killed three people when they opened fire on civilians this week in Ethiopia's northern Tigray region, Amnesty International said. The...

One million child refugees from S Sudan civil war

NAIROBI: More than 1 million children have fled South Sudan's civil war, two United Nations agencies said Monday, part of the world's fastest growing...

Vampire scare rattles Malawi

MULANJE: Jamiya Bauleni is one of the people claiming to have fallen victim to a wave of alleged vampire attacks that have triggered deadly...

Boko Haram tragedy: Malnutrition

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Halima cries as her mother Yagana lifts her up to be weighed. The one-year-old girl's belly protrudes over legs that are barely...

In DR Congo, fight for sanitation is also a fight for dignity

Majority have no access to improved toilets KINSHASA: From crouching over a small hole with a sheet for privacy to defecating in the open air,...

Pope visits mosque in strife-torn CAR

BANGUI, Central African Republic: Pope Francis yesterday said Christians and Muslims were "brothers" and urged them to reject hatred and violence as he visited...

A donkey’s tale: Nigeria becomes hide export hub

Demand from China are greatly increasing prices WARRI: Abubakar Ya'u digs sand from vast, sweeping dunes and loads heavy hessian sacks of the fine, golden...

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