Ethiopians Die In Deadly Shootout
A shootout in Ethiopia’s Amhara regional state located in the northern part of the country has left three people dead, an Ethiopian official said on Monday.
U.S IRan: China Warns Donald Trump About Moves
China has called on the U.S. to stop its wrong moves on the Iran nuclear issue and respect the legitimate rights and interests of all parties.
Ex-S/Africa President Zuma To Answer Corruption Allegation Questions
Former South African president Jacob Zuma makes first appearance ahead of his public inquiry into state graft on Monday.
New York Experiences Power Outage
A major power outage on Saturday evening hit parts of New York, the commercial capital of the U.S.
Nepal’s Flooding Increases Death Toll
The death toll of flooding in Nepal has risen to at least 43 people, while 24 others have gone missing after heavy rains triggered floods and landslides across the country.
Al-Shabaab: UN Condemns Somali Terrorist Attack
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres condemned the deadly terrorist attack on a hotel in Somalia’s southern city of Kismayo.
Al-Shabaab: 26 Dead, 56 Injured In Attack On Somali Hotel
A suicide bomb and gun attack claimed by Al-Shabaab militants on a popular hotel in southern Somalia have killed at least 26 people, including several foreigners with 56 injured.
US lawmakers Approved Measure To Block Trump From Attacking Iran
The US House of Representatives on Friday approved a measure that would bar President Donald Trump from launching a military strike against Iran.
Turkey Receives First Russian Missile System Equipment
The Turkish Army has confirmed that the first shipment of the Russian-made S-400 air defense missile system has arrived at the Murted Air Base in Ankara.
Chinese President Discusses North Korea Sanctions With Trump
Chinese President Xi Jinping has persuaded Donald Trump, U.S president, to ease sanctions on North Korea during their meeting in Japan in June, China’s Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
South Africa To Deploy Troops To Quell Gang Violence
Police Minister Bheki Cele, announced on Thursday that South African troops will be deployed in Cape Town to help quell rising gang violence.
Egypt Extends State Of Emergency
The Egyptian parliament on Thursday approved a three-month extension of an already-imposed state of emergency due to security challenges facing the Arab country.
French Parliament Passes Digital Tax Law
The French Parliament on Thursday adopted, by a final vote of the Senate, the introduction of a tax on "GAFA," making France one of the first countries to impose a tax on digital giants.
Algeria Parliament Elects Opposition Lawmaker As Speaker
Algerian Islamist-oriented lawmaker, Slimane Chenine has unanimously elected as the new speaker of the People’s National Assembly, the lower house of the parliament.
10 Dead, 70 Injured In Train Collision
At least 10 people have been reported dead, while more than 70 others are injured in a collision between a passenger train and a stationary freight train near the central town of Rahim Yar Khan in Pakistan.
South Sudan President Apologises For His Government’s Mistakes
South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir celebrating six years of independence apologised for his government’s mistakes, including the failure to pay public workers because of an ongoing economic crisis.
ECOWAS Should Rule On Single Currency By 2020, Says Ivorian President
Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on Tuesday said West African nations who meet the criteria to join the single currency should do so by 2020.
Netanyahu Warns Iran Of Possible Israeli Attack
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned that the country’s fighter jets “can reach anywhere in the Middle East, including Iran.”
Iranian Boats Attempt To ‘Impede Passage’ Of British Tanker
The British government said that three Iranian ships attempted to “impede the passage” of a British oil tanker in Gulf waters, forcing a UK frigate to intervene.
Money Ritual: Female Panties Found In Graveyard
At least 63 pairs of women’s panties were said to have been found in a graveyard in Zimbabwe.