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Monday, October 22, 2018

AFRICA

AFRICA

The death toll from Sierra Leone's mudslides is now above 400, the United Nations said. The UN humanitarian agency said 409 bodies have been found...

Surging mudslides and floodwaters in and around Sierra Leone's capital Freetown have killed more than 300 people, many of them trapped as they slept. Another...

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has won a second term, the country's election commission said. The commission said Mr Kenyatta won Tuesday's election with 54% of...

Two passenger trains have collided just outside Egypt's Mediterranean port city of Alexandria, killing at least 40 people and injuring more than 100. It is...

South Africa’s parliament have voted down a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma amid numerous allegations of corruption. The president has now...

South Africa's parliament is preparing to vote on a motion of no confidence in embattled President Jacob Zuma that could force him to resign...

UN human rights investigators have warned of ethnic cleansing in the Democratic Republic of Congo, documenting the recent killings of more than 250 people,...

Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai was greeted with cheers by dozens of young women in north-eastern Nigeria, where she spoke out for the many...

Kenya has become the first country in Africa to introduce a generic version of the current drug of choice for people living with HIV,...

The former head of South Africa's main opposition party faced suspension from party activities on Saturday after tweets in which she said colonialism had...