At least 16 dead in central Mali ethnic clashes: govt

Saturday's attack involved an attack on the village of Koumaga in the Mopti region, the government said.

Canadian troops arrive in Mali to boost UN peacekeeping mission

The group will be followed in the coming weeks by the rest of the Canadian contingent.

Egypt to extend state of emergency for three months

Egypt imposed the emergency in 2017 after two church bombings killed at least 45 people. It was last extended in April.

Egypt potter creates vases from clay and passion

He and his 15 employees extract clay from different types of soil found across Egypt, particularly along the Red Sea coast and near the southern Nile River city of Aswan.

'1,000 migrants in boats off Libya' as Italy tells rescue ships to stop

The Libyan coastguard said it had rescued 97 migrants on Sunday and 'other operations are underway', but did not give further details.

Police arrest 21 people over killing of man in Lagos

The Alapere Police Division raided some cultists’ hideouts and made arrests in Lagos.

Police search for motive after 49 hurt in Zimbabwe election blast

Police said on Sunday 49 people were hurt in the explosion at Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa's weekend election rally, with the number expected to rise.

UPDATE: 32 Fula civilians killed in Mali attack

Traditional hunters are known as "Dozo" killed 32 civilians after surrounding an isolated village in the centre of Mali, local officials said.


In Togo, hi-tech orthopaedic care goes through crucial test

'Despite all the treatment I've had, my leg won't respond and drags along the ground. But with the brace they want to make here, I've got high hopes.'


Nigeria could borrow back its plundered Benin Bronzes: governor

The NCMM said senior officials had held talks with representatives of European museums to discuss a loan.

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