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South Africa's Ramaphosa catches Covid-19

South Africa's 69-year-old President Cyril Ramaphosa tested positive for Covid-19...

13 die in boat accident in western DR Congo

Thirteen people have been killed and 17 others were rescued...

S Africa says no signal of increased omicron severity yet

South African scientists see no sign that the omicron coronavirus...

14 killed in car accident in Namibia

At least 14 people died in a car crash in...

India's Serum Institute let Africa down on vaccines, says Africa CDC

The Serum Institute of India, the world's biggest vaccine maker,...

Attack in eastern Congo leaves three UN staff injured

Three United Nations staff members were injured when their vehicle...

Ethiopia: UN halts food aid in two towns after warehouses looted

The World Food Programme (WFP) has suspended distribution of food...

Gunmen torch bus, kill 30 passengers in Nigeria

At least 30 passengers on a bus in Nigeria's Sokoto...

Nearly 1 million Covid vaccines wasted in Nigeria last month

Up to one million Covid-19 vaccines are estimated to have...

Africa needs its own COVID-19 vaccines to avoid supply problems, experts say

Africa needs to make its own vaccines to avoid a...

'Extreme vaccine discrimination’ risks leaving Africa behind, report says

Africa has little chance of overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic unless...

70 abducted people regain freedom in NW Nigeria

Some 70 kidnapped people have regained their freedom after being...

S Africa sees rise in COVID reinfections from omicron

South Africa is seeing an increase in COVID-19 reinfections due...

20 killed after overloaded boat capsizes in Nigeria

At least 20 people were killed and seven others hospitalised...

Thousands march against military rule in Sudan

Sudanese security forces deployed tear gas on tens of thousands...

South Africa says travel bans after detecting new variant affects its economy

South Africa said on Saturday it was being punished for...

Sudan’s military leaders agree to reinstate ousted prime minister

Sudan's ousted Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok is to be reinstated,...

Anti-coup protests in Sudan leave at least 15 dead, medics say

Security forces shot dead at least 15 people and wounded...

Mobile phone lines cut but Sudanese start new anti-coup protests

Mobile phone lines inside Sudan were cut on Wednesday as...

Al Jazeera's Sudan bureau chief arrested

Sudanese security forces raided the home of Al Jazeera's Khartoum...

Militant attack kills 20 in Burkina Faso

An attack by insurgents killed 19 Burkina Faso military police...

Sudanese security forces arrest Al Jazeera bureau chief

Qatar's Al Jazeera TV network said on Twitter on Sunday...

Sierra Leone tanker blast death toll rises to 144

The death toll from a fuel tanker explosion in Sierra...