Canadian and two Italians taken hostage in Libya Global wildlife conference in Johannesburg addresses challenges facing wildlife; discusses counter-measures Boko Haram chief denies reports of his deathBoko Haram's Abubakar Shekau says he is 'in good health' following a claim of his death African elephants 'suffer worst decline in 25 years'Passenger trains collide in Boudouaou in northern Algeria, causing casualties 148 illegal immigrants already killed near Egypt "I don't know where my wife and son are. Only I survived. I wish I were with them" : survivor of capsizing off Egypt in which 42 drowned Deadly airstrikes have targeted two battle-wagons with AlShabaab fighters in Toratorow town. Deaths reported - Witness. Somalia Over 100 killed in Kinshasa two-day violence: DR Congo opposition Boat with migrants has capsized near Egypt, 29 people dead — Boat carrying 300 migrants sinks off Egypt, 150 rescued, 20 bodies retrievedBoat carrying 300 migrants sinks off Egypt, 150 rescued, 20 bodiesRenewed protests in Kinshasa this morning. Armed men torched Congo opposition HQ overnight- witnessMore than 50 dead in Kinshasa clashes, says DR Congo opposition 17 police, 14 civilians killed in Kinshasa clashes: ministry At least four people dead in Congo anti-government riots, including two police officers - government spokesman Islamic State claims credit for Minnesota Shopping Mall, 8 wounded suspect killed Clashes in DR Congo capital between opposition supporters and police Clashes in DR Congo capital between opposition supporters and police: AFP The Islamist attacker from Minnesota mall stabbing attack, been named as Dahir Adan originally from Somalia Senior Somali commander killed in suicide car bomb attack: officials, witnesses Central African Republic militia fighters kill at least 20, several wounded Buhari under fire over Obama speech plagiarism Suspected car bomb hits military convoy in Somali capital: police UPDATE: A senior Somalia general, 7 members of his security guards were killed after his convoy was hit by car bomb in Mogadishu The car bomb targeted a vehicle carrying senior Somali military officials near Somalia's Ministry of Defense HQ in Mogadishu A car bomb exploded near the Defence headquarters in Mogadishu Somalia, reports of many casualties At least 20 dead in Central African Republic violence: policeNigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram

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25 September 2016
Boko Haram chief denies reports of his death
Boko Haram's Abubakar Shekau says he is 'in good health' following a claim of his death
Passenger trains collide in Boudouaou in northern Algeria, causing casualties
148 illegal immigrants already killed near Egypt
"I don't know where my wife and son are. Only I survived. I wish I were with them" : survivor of capsizing off Egypt in which 42 drowned
Islamic State claims credit for Minnesota Shopping Mall, 8 wounded suspect killed
The Islamist attacker from Minnesota mall stabbing attack, been named as Dahir Adan originally from Somalia
Central African Republic militia fighters kill at least 20, several wounded
Nigerian army frees 566 people held by Islamist group Boko Haram