Friday, October 19, 2018
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Africa

Tanzania begins to bury dead as ferry disaster toll hits 224

The death toll included 126 women and 27 children with just 41 people surviving.

Read more: Tanzania begins to bury dead as ferry disaster toll hits 224

   

Ebola outreach work halted as DR Congo attack toll hits 21

Aid agencies say they were forced to stop their activities after a rebel attack in Beni on Saturday.

Read more: Ebola outreach work halted as DR Congo attack toll hits 21

   

DR Congo: Rebels carry out deadly attack in Beni city

At least 16 people, including 12 civilians, killed in a raid in the eastern city of Beni - home to humanitarian workers.

DR Congo's army

Read more: DR Congo: Rebels carry out deadly attack in Beni city

   

Nigeria: Pirates kidnap 12 crew members from Swiss ship

MV Glarus was travelling between Lagos and oil hub of Port Harcourt in the Niger Delta when it was boarded by pirates.

Read more: Nigeria: Pirates kidnap 12 crew members from Swiss ship

   

Tunisia: Record rainfall causes deadly floods

At least four killed as torrential rains lash the north African country, flooding roads and damaging property.

Read more: Tunisia: Record rainfall causes deadly floods

   

Death toll from clashes in Libya's Tripoli climbs to 96

Fighting between rival groups since August 26 has killed almost 100 people with families reportedly trapped in houses.

Read more: Death toll from clashes in Libya's Tripoli climbs to 96

   

Cholera kills 97 in Nigeria's northeast

More than 3,000 cholera cases have been recorded in the states of Yobe and Borno over the past two weeks.

Read more: Cholera kills 97 in Nigeria's northeast

   

US air raid in Somalia kills 18 al-Shabab fighters

Deadly drone attack carried out after US and local forces on the ground came under attack.

Read more: US air raid in Somalia kills 18 al-Shabab fighters

   

Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine arrested on arrival

Authorities in the East African country deny opposition legislator was arrested and say he was just 'escorted' home.

Read more: Ugandan pop star MP Bobi Wine arrested on arrival

   

Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues

Constant fighting and the destruction of infrastructure has created 'severe protracted crisis' in Libya, says Red Cross.

Read more: Libya: ICRC warns of 'desperate' situation as fighting continues

   

Page 5 of 12

Probe into rebel commander's killin...

Read More

Somalia: Double suicide bombing in ...

Read More

DR Congo: Ebola claims 24 lives in ...

Read More

Congolese opposition leader prevent...

Read More

Nigeria: Boko Haram executes second...

Read More

Death toll in Uganda's landslide ri...

Read More

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Israel pounds Gaza

India's Kerala state devastated

Capturing life under apartheid