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Ethiopia says coup attempt thwarted, military chief killed

Ethiopia’s government foiled a coup attempt in a region north...

Ethiopia’s army chief shot

Ethiopia’s army chief of staff has been shot, the prime...

Egypt's ousted leader Mursi dies after court hearing

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi, the first democratically elected head...

Al Shabaab blasts kill 16 in Kenya, Somalia

Somali militants killed eight Kenyan police with a roadside bomb...

Zero elephants poached in a year in top Africa wildlife park

One of Africa’s largest wildlife preserves is marking a year...

100 Malians killed in attack on ethnic village

Nearly 100 people have been killed in attack in a...

Liberians protest against corruption, economic decline

Thousands of Liberians took to the streets of the capital,...

Eastern Libyan forces attack Tripoli airport for second night

Eastern Libyan forces on Thursday conducted an air strike for...

Sudan bloodshed worries Saudi, UAE, Amnesty urges action against military ruler

Amnesty International on Thursday called for international action against Sudan’s...

Sudan crisis: 40 bodies pulled from Nile

Forty bodies have been pulled from the River Nile in...

Sudan crisis: Death toll from crackdown rises to 60, opposition says

The number of people killed in a crackdown on pro-democracy...

Sudan protesters reject army election plan as crackdown kills 35

Sudan's protest movement called Tuesday for fresh rallies and rejected...

Car bomb explosions hurt 18 in Libya

At least 18 people were wounded in two car bomb...

Nigerian president sworn in for second term

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari began his second term as head...

Libya, UNICEF sign deal to provide education for Libyan children

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Libyan Ministry...

Egypt’s security forces committed war crimes in Sinai, HRW says

Egyptian security forces have committed widespread abuses against civilians in...

Ethiopia apologises for map that erases Somalia

Ethiopia's foreign ministry has apologised after a map of Africa...

Former head of notorious Ethiopian prison arrested

The former head of a notorious Ethiopian prison has been...

‘Extremists’ kill 20 in Nigeria ambush

Witnesses say at least 20 people are dead and many...

Egyptian security forces kill 12 suspected militants after bus bombing

Egyptian security forces have killed 12 suspected Islamist militants in...

Blast near Giza pyramids injures 12 tourists

An explosion targeting a tourist bus injured at least 12...

Facebook bans fake accounts targeting Africa

Facebook has removed hundreds of social media accounts and banned...

One officer, three protesters die in Sudan gunfire

One officer and three protesters were killed and many protesters...