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Monday, October 22, 2018

AFRICA

AFRICA

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...

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...

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...
Kenya Election Protest

In an escalation of Kenya's deadly election violence, police have fired live ammunition at rioters and used tear gas on vehicles carrying opposition officials. Nine...

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari, in an address to the nation after returning from London where he spent more than three months for medical treatment,...

The Kenyan election commission's database was unsuccessfully targeted by a hacking attempt, a top electoral official has said. The comments by commission chairman Wafula Chebukati...

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 Sudan's government said 15 young children have died in a botched measles vaccination campaign which saw people as young as 12 years old...

Madonna’s children’s wing at a Malawi hospital is due to officially open next week. The singer named The Mercy James Institute for Paediatric Surgery and...

A second case of Ebola has been confirmed by laboratory testing amid an outbreak in a remote corner of northern Congo, the World Health...