Category: Africa

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Blast hits near Christian cathedral in Cairo

At least 25 people, mostly women and children, were killed, and 49 others injured in an explosion near Cairo’s Coptic ...

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Nigeria church collapse kills 50 worshippers

As many as 50 people were killed after a church in Uyo, Nigeria, collapsed on worshippers, officials said. Akwa Ibom ...

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Scores killed in suicide attack in Yemen’s Aden

A suicide bomber from a local affiliate of ISIL has killed at least 50 Yemeni soldiers at a military base ...

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Islamic State driven from stronghold in Libyan coastal city

Libyan forces, with the help of U.S. airstrikes, report they have taken the last neighborhood in the coastal city of ...

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Nairobi airport closed temporarily after plane makes emergency landing

A plane from Somalia landed on its belly and veered off the runway at Nairobi’s international airport on Sunday, causing ...

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Uganda says 55 police, tribal insurgents killed in clashes

The Ugandan authorities said on Sunday 41 tribal insurgents and 14 police officers were killed in clashes in the west ...