Fifteen people are killed in Abidjan, Ivory Coast's economic capital, in flooding caused by torrential rain overnight, Interior Minister Sidiki Diakite says

Map. History of Africa conflict

20 July 2018
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 34km SE of Bandrele, Mayotte
Somali military claims to have killed 7 AlShabaab fighters in fighting near Kismayo town, saying 5 others soldiers were also injured in the clash. Somalia
South Sudan President Salva Kiir will meet rebel leader Riek Machar in Addis Ababa on Wednesday, their first meeting in nearly two years, says Ethiopian foreign ministry
1 month ago
Fifteen people are killed in Abidjan, Ivory Coast's economic capital, in flooding caused by torrential rain overnight, Interior Minister Sidiki Diakite says
1 month ago
Attacks by armed groups in northern Mozambique, where huge gas reserves are being developed, have killed at least 39 people and displaced more than 1,000 since May, Human Rights says
1 month ago
Five killed in Madagascar plane crash planecrash Madagasgar PA31
Ethiopia's Foreign Ministry says South Sudan's Kiir and Machar to meet on Wednesday
After recapturing the oil terminals, the LNA won't stop there. Next stops: Sirte and Bani Walid. Senior figures already confirmed that both cities were used as bases by the forces that attacked the oil terminals. Remember: Sirte has the strategic Ghardabyia airbase. Libya
1 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 - 56km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
Israeli telemetry plane out over Crete, all flights re-routed north of TLV. Usually means imminent missile launch due west of Israel1 month ago
Israeli telemetry plane out over Crete, all flights re-routed north of TLV. Usually means imminent missile launch due west of Israel
Several officers killed in Wajir IED attack
1 month ago
Suicide blasts in NE Nigeria kill at least 31, according to local official and a militia leader
Somalia: Isis claims to have destroyed a police vehicle with an IED in Mogadisho: 4 somali policemen were killed and 1 injured.
NATO is addressing instability in our southern neighbourhood, which is a root cause of the refugee and migrant crisis – @jensstoltenberg
1 month ago
Chinese arms sale to Central African Republic frozen by US, France and UK
South Africa's government spells out its case against the country's suspended tax chief
House of Representatives condemns terrorist attack on Libya's oil crescent.
1 month ago
Two women injured after Somaliland army opened fire in Las Anod, the capital of the Sool region.
Another attack in Somalia today: Isis claims to have killed a Somali finance official in Mogadisho.
PFG forces led by Ibrahim Jodran seize 40 vehicles for a Madkhalist armed group and Brigade 21 which were ringed in Ras_Lanuf residential area
Rotich: Today 6.7 million Kenyans have been connected to electricity compared to 2.3 million in 2013
Updated image after corrected geo-location: burning oil storage at Fiba oil tank farm near Ras Lanuf, Libya after attacks armed groups
Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa, main rival sign up for first post-Mugabe election
Sisi removed defence min and interior ministers from their posts and replaced them with Mohamed Zaki and Mohamed Tawfiq
Mohamed Zaki was appointed as defense minister in the Egyptian government
Egypt: New government is sworn in to the Sisi
Italy and France agree 'better migration management needed'
Oil storage tank caught fire in Libya's Ras Lanuf as clashes broke out between BDB and LNA militias controlling the site. Yesterday LNA spox said that Air Force conducted airstrikes against BDB convoy1 month ago
Oil storage tank caught fire in Libya's Ras Lanuf as clashes broke out between BDB and LNA militias controlling the site. Yesterday LNA spox said that Air Force conducted airstrikes against BDB convoy
A Hawlwadag district official and one of the electoral delegates in last year's Somalia election died in separate attacks by suspected Al-Shabab assassins
South Africa's Sibanye confirms all five missing miners dead
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