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Fighting hampering aid delivery to Ethiopia’s Tigray: UN | Ethiopia

The United Nations has said that ongoing fighting “in many parts” of Ethiopia’s Tigray is complicating efforts to deliver humanitarian aid despite a...

Despite pioneering ban, Kenya is drowning in single-use plast | Kenya News

Nairobi, Kenya – Before the sun peaks over the horizon, Margaret Wambui is hard at work, trudging over hills of rancid waste at...

Avocados v elephants: Is the green gold putting wildlife at risk? | Kenya News

With Mount Kilimanjaro commanding a boundless sky, below it there is a palette of habitat from plains to swamp and thorny bush. Among it...

The conflict in Ethiopia and TPLF’s ultra-nationalist ideology | Ethiopia

The Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) is at the heart of an ongoing bloody conflict with the federal government of Ethiopia. The TPLF was...

Ethiopia’s war is threatening domestic and regional stability | Ethiopia

On Sunday, Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed announced the end of his government’s military offensive on Tigray after Tigrayan forces withdrew from the regional capital,...

South Africa: Explosion rocks oil refinery in Durban | South Africa

Plant operator says cause of the blast under investigation; injured workers are in stable conditions.Seven people have been injured after an explosion rocked...

CAR court rejects ex-president Bozize’s election candidacy | Central African Republic

Francois Bozize did not satisfy morality clause due to international arrest warrant and UN sanctions against him.The top court in the Central African...

Aid coming to Ethiopia’s Tigray as refugees recount war suffering | Ethiopia

Relief agencies in Ethiopia prepared convoys on Thursday to truck aid into the Tigray region, where a month of war is feared to...

Anger, trauma over years of tensions with police in Lagos suburb | Nigeria News

Lagos, Nigeria – It was 1pm on October 20 – just hours before the now-infamous Lekki tollgate shooting left 15 people dead –...

Zimbabwe tightens gathering limits as COVID-19 cases rise | Zimbabwe

Harare, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe’s government has reintroduced restrictions on gatherings and ordered strict adherence to measures aimed at slowing the spread of the...
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Likely fake accounts propel China tweet that enraged Australia | Australia

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Thai king pardons, issues amnesty to tens of thousands in prison | Thailand

At least 30,000 to be pardoned, 200,000 others to receive shorter jail term as the country marks birthday of late King Bhumibol Adulyadej...