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Watch: Nigerian man climbs on plane’s wing moments before takeoff

An Instagram user shared a post with two videos of the strange incident.

22 Jul 2019 4:18 PM

Indian-origin South Africans mark Nelson Mandela Day with acts of kindness

In November 2009, the UN declared July 18 as Nelson Mandela Day to honour the legacy of the former South African president and his values.

19 Jul 2019 4:26 PM

First transgender couple married in Cuba

The couple had to register their civil union according to the official genders on their identity documents, though.

19 Jul 2019 4:25 PM

DR Congo Ebola outbreak an emergency of global concern: WHO

The Ebola virus is highly contagious and has an average fatality rate of around 50 percent.

18 Jul 2019 6:38 PM

Celebrating Nelson Mandela International Day, his legacy

In 1994 general elections, Mandela became South Africa’s first black president after the African National Congress emerged victorious.

18 Jul 2019 2:22 PM

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'It's me who put them into trouble': Jacob Zuma on Gupta family deals

He started his long-awaited testimony before Zondo Commission, which is inquiring into allegations of 'state capture' during his rule.

16 Jul 2019 2:40 PM

Congolese city of Goma confirms case of Ebola

The passengers and the bus driver will begin getting vaccinations on Monday.

15 Jul 2019 5:43 PM

26 dead, 56 hurt in Somalia hotel siege, Al-Shabaab claims responsibility

'The security forces are in control now and the last terrorist was shot and killed,' Mohamed Abdiweli, a security official, said.

13 Jul 2019 5:17 PM

Police says gunmen kill six villagers in Nigeria

Gambo Isah said police were combing the bushes for the bodies of the assailants.

08 Jul 2019 5:00 PM

Rising security concerns, Tunisia bans Niqab for women in government offices

The ban comes at a time of heightened security following a June 27 double suicide bombing in Tunis that left two dead and seven wounded.

06 Jul 2019 12:47 PM

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'Civilian Rule': Hundreds of school students take to streets in 3 Sudanese towns

'No education in this horrible situation,' chanted students in Gadaref, marching on the main street of the town.

05 Jul 2019 3:03 PM

Migrant boat with 86 on board sinks off Tunisia, 4 rescued

The latest tragedy came to light the same week as 44 migrants were killed in air strike on a detention centre in suburb of Libyan capital.

05 Jul 2019 10:47 AM

Sudan generals, protesters reach agreement on new ruling body: Mediators

The latest round of talks came through after intense mediation by Ethiopia and African Union between the two rival groups.

05 Jul 2019 10:03 AM

44 killed in air strike on Libya migrant centre, sparks outrage

UN chief denounced 'horrendous' attack and demanded an independent investigation, as divided Security Council failed to condemn the strike.

04 Jul 2019 1:43 PM

At least 45 killed, over 100 injured in fuel tanker blast in Nigeria

The blaze began when a bus tried to pass the scene and its exhaust pipe scraped along the ground causing sparks to fly.

03 Jul 2019 12:41 PM

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Haftar army threatens to launch more strikes in Libya

Libya has been largely divided into two factions ever since the death of dictator Muammar Gaddafi.

02 Jul 2019 3:24 PM

Troops deploy as Sudan braces for mass protest

The new protest, comes at a time when Ethiopia and African Union (AU) are jointly mediating between protesters and generals.

30 Jun 2019 5:01 PM

Stoned-baked pizza, anyone? South African eatery introduces ‘cannabis pizza’

At the end of May, the government decided to legalise consumption of cannabis oil to a daily maximum of 20 mg per person.

30 Jun 2019 10:05 AM

INS Kochi enters Port Victoria in Seychelles for Operational Turnaround

During the visit, the Commanding Officer met Seychelles Vice President Meriton and Indian ambassador to Seychelles Dalbir Singh.

28 Jun 2019 4:04 PM

15 killed, 75 injured in Madagascar stadium stampede

The stadium was launched in 2019 and is located in the centre of Antananarivo and serves as a venue for various sport and cultural events.

27 Jun 2019 1:08 PM

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