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Mogadishu attack death toll exceeds 350

The number of people killed in twin bombings in the Somali capital Mogadishu last weekend has risen to 358, government officials said...

Benin: Protesters storm the streets to protest against economic reforms

Thousands of Beninese in Cotonou stormed the streets on Friday to protest against economic reforms and high cost of living. Authorities...

Roadside bomb kills seven outside Somali capital Mogadishu

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A roadside bomb killed at least seven people on Sunday - mostly women farmers - in an area outside the Somali capital dominated by Islamist insurgents who have defied public protests to end years of violence, residents and the army said.

U.N. ends month-long Libya talks in Tunisia without proposing new date

TUNIS (Reuters) - Month-long U.N.-backed talks aimed at bridging differences between rival Libyan factions ended on Saturday with no discernable progress towards stabilising the country and paving the way for elections.

Militants attack Egypt police, dozens killed – sources

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's security forces suffered one of their heaviest attacks after militants firing rockets and detonating explosives hit a police operation on Friday in the western desert, authorities and security sources said on Saturday.

Gunmen kill 13 Niger gendarmes in attack near Mali border

NIAMEY (Reuters) - Gunmen on pick-up trucks and motorcycles coming from Mali killed 13 gendarmes and wounded five more in an attack on their base in western Niger, security sources said on Saturday.

Nigeria: Local academy promotes the US sport to the youths

Baseball is not new to Nigeria, but a local training academy wants to take the sport all the way to home base. The Baseball...

Township bakery in South Africa makes bread more affordable

*A bakery in South Africa, Borotho Bakery has slashed commercial bread prices in half in order to bring relief to residents in Soweto...

US Refugee Office Denying Girl Access To Abortion | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

Rachel Maddow reports on an anti-abortion extremist appointed by Donald Trump to lead the Office of Refugee Resettlement trying to force a teenage...

Reporter: ‘Chilling’ To Hear White House Say Don’t Question John Kelly | The 11th...

Washington Post White House Bureau Chief Philip Rucker says it was 'chilling' to hear Press Secy. Sarah Huckabee Sanders say reporters shouldn't question...

Steve Schmidt On Team Donald Trump’s Gold Star Flap: End This Obscenity | The...

After five days of controversy that begin when Trump was asked about the death of four U.S. soldiers, longtime Republican Steve Schmidt blasts...

Four-Star Gen. Barry McCaffrey: Donald Trump White House Needs To ‘Shut Up’ | The...

Barry McCaffrey, a retired four-star general, responds to the White House Press Secretary saying reporters shouldn't question Chief of Staff John Kelly because...

Togo police fire tear gas during anti government protests [no comment]

Security forces in Lome used tear gas on Wednesday (October 18) in response to protesters calling for an end to President Faure Gnassingbe's...

General John Kelly’s Credibility Takes A Hit | The Last Word | MSNBC

The White House Chief of Staff, Gen. John Kelly, put his credibility on the line for President Donald Trump, and now he is...

General John Kelly Now Part Of White House Fact Problem | The Last Word...

Many hoped Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly would help abate the Trump administration's problem with falsehoods (of which the president is the...

Weah supporters celebrate official presidential election lead

George Weah won the first round of Liberia's presidential election with 38.4 percent of the vote. Vice President Joseph Boakai came in second...

Benin enforce ban on ‘bromate’ in Bread [The Morning Call]

The Beninoise government has closed 21 bakeries in Cotonou and Calavi. The ministry of commerce says since september it discovered potassium bromate, a...

Somalia Premier League thrives on [Sport]

In the wake of the deadly truck bomb attack in Somalia, we’re going to take you to Mogadishu, and tell beautiful stories on...

Press review [The Morning Call]

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Press review [The Morning Call]

Friday morning African newspapers headlines with Hannane Ferdjani… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2017/10/20/press-review-the-morning-call Africanews on YouTube brings you a daily dose of news, produced and realised...

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Poor infrastructure blamed for rural-urban drift

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