Saturday 17 March 2018

All photos


All photos

E.g., 2018-03-17

At least 25 people died when suspected Islamist militants attacked a beach-front restaurant and a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.


At least six people were wounded Sunday in fighting and gunfire in Bangui as voters in the Central African Republic cast ballots in a referendum on a new constitution...


Pope Francis landed in conflict-ridden Central African Republic on Sunday, flying in from Uganda to what is considered the most dangerous destination on his three-...


Pope Francis landed in Uganda Friday on the second leg of a landmark trip to Africa, with huge crowds, choirs and dancers celebrating as he touched down.


Pope Francis landed in Nairobi on Wednesday afternoon and was given a red-carpet welcome by Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, along with traditional dancers and...


Jihadists launched a shooting rampage in the Radisson Blu hotel in the centre of the Malian capital Bamako on Friday, security sources and an AFP journalist said.


Ivory Coast began voting on Sunday in a presidential election that will probably extend the term of Alassane Ouattara, who has led the recovery of the world’s top...


DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA— Tanzanians went to the polls Sunday to elect a new president and parliament in what was expected to be a tight race in the East African...


JOHANNESBURG— At least 2,000 South African university students and supporters crowded into a Johannesburg city block Thursday to demand that the ruling ANC party...


Guineans flocked to the polls Sunday to choose their president, shrugging off deadly pre-election violence though the opposition vowed to dispute the outcome.


Flooding in Ghana's capital swept stored fuel into a nearby fire, setting off a huge explosion at a gas station that killed 73 people and set alight neighboring...


Ethiopians have been shocked by the killings which have been condemned throughout the world


South African police on Thursday vowed to quell a wave of anti-immigrant violence after attacks spread to Johannesburg overnight and fears grew that the country's...


Grieving relatives were Friday searching for news or the remains of their loved ones after Somalia's Shebab Islamists massacred 147 in a university in northeastern...


Voting began in Nigeria's general election on Saturday but delays were reported countrywide because of technical problems in accrediting electors.


Nineteen people, including 17 foreign tourists, have been killed after gunmen targeted a museum in the Tunisian capital, the Prime Minister says.


(CNN)Two Al Jazeera journalists walked out of an Egyptian prison Friday after more than 400 days behind bars.


Julius Malema, the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters was among those expelled.