Polls open in Egypt's election with a win for the incumbent, President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, a foregone conclusion
A mass grave was discovered this afternoon in the village of Dogo (Mopti) by the inhabitants. The mass grave contained 6 bodies of which 4 were identified. They are: Mobo Adou and his son Sekou Adou, Bakaye Sala, and Alhouseini Dicko. The FAmas had arrested them on Thursday, March 22
Twenty-four people killed when a bus collided with a truck in eastern Tanzania, local media reports
Nigeria in talks with Boko Haram about a possible ceasefire: government
A witness tells he has counted the dead bodies of three civilians at the scene of the attack in Mogadishu
1 month ago
Mogadishu explosion: At least four killed, number of others wounded in suicide car bomb at a key intersection near several main installations
Nigeria schoolgirls released by Boko Haram back in Dapchi
Suicide car bomb goes off near Somalia's parliament
Large explosion took place outside Sayid hotel near Somalia's interior ministry compound in Mogadishu. security forces and Ambulances have arrived at the scene
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 31km NE of Masumbwe, Tanzania
2 month ago
Algeria- large weapons cache discovered by ANP in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, near border with Mali, including 24 different rifles, 2 MMGs, 3 HMGs, 1 RPG, 48 mortar shells and other ammo
2 month ago
Egypt- 1 police officer killed, 4 others wounded when IED placed under vehicle (not S/VBIED) detonated in al-Moaskar al-Romany Street in Alexandria as head of security directorate's convoy was passing in an apparent failed assassination attempt
Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 - 50km E of Mek'ele, Ethiopia
Mali PM arrives for rare government visit in northern city held by Tuaregs
French media reports gunman and hostage-taker in Trebes in France is of Moroccan descent and was known to authorities
2 month ago
Footage shows immediate aftermath of Mogadishu car bomb at Maka Al-Mukarrama Road
Al Shabab claims the responsibility of a car bombing attack that took place near Wehlie hotel where 14 civilians were killed and more than 21 others wounded im Mogadishu
Zambian former cabinet minister facing graft charges: anti-corruption body
_russia says 5 military servicemen and 170 "civilian instructors" sent to Central African republic: (in Russian). Rumors of "Wagner private military company" fighters going to Africa have been reported by BBC, Europe 1, @znak_com, and other media
14 dead in a busy street blast in the Somali capital Mogadishu
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Somalia radio Daslan @DalsanFM reported: •Somali Police sources say at least 5 people killed in Mogadishu blast. •Ambulance sources put the number higher.
A witness has told he saw the dead bodies of 8 people outside Wehlie hotel in Mogadishu
A massive explosion from a remote-controlled vehicle-borne explosive device kills at least 6 people, most of them civilians including women street vendors according to security sources. The RCVBIED was parked along the main Maka Al-Mukarrama road opposite Hotel Weheliye, sources.
Suicide explosion targets Wehlie hotel in Mogadishu. Casualties reported
Multiple casualties reported after suspected car bomb exploded at Mogadishu's Maka Al-Mukarrama Road; street vendors among the casualties, witnesses.
Egypt to vote next week in basically a one-candidate election, but almost nowhere in the Arab world has democracy taken hold
Somali army backed by KDF ground and air forces kill 4 militants in an assault against AlShabab-held area north of Elwak, near the Somali-Kenyan border.
Gunfight between SNA forces and Al Shabab militants reported in Mogadishu's Kahda district
Cambridge Analytica story worked with Israeli hackers who stole emails from two current heads of state(Nigeria & prime minister of St Kitts.)
Two civilians were killed seven soldiers wounded after clash between two units of the Somali security forces, per witnesses. Army chief Abdiweli Gorod tells @voasomali troops shot each other "by mistake"