• September 29, 2022

Malian junta dissociates itself from West African sanctions against Guinea

The ruling junta in Mali has dissociated itself from sanctions imposed on neighboring Guinea, also ruled by the military, by the Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Mali and Guinea, both …

Tens of thousands of Somalis face famine as drought enters its fifth year

The situation at a refugee camp in the Somali border town of Dollow is desperate. Hundreds of people have arrived there in the past few days. As water drums wait to …

Tunisian police officers protest to demand colleagues’ release

Over 200 police officers rallied in Sfax, Tunisia’s second city, to demand the release of eight arrested colleagues and defend their right to unionise. Responding to a call from the National …

Zimbabweans killed by elephants this year up to 60

In Zimbabwe, 60 people have been killed by elephants since the start of 2022, the government announced on Tuesday. With 100,000 specimens, Zimbabwe has the second largest elephant population in the …

At least 7 dead in a train derailment in DR Congo

At least seven people were killed on Saturday night in a new freight train derailment in the Lualaba province, in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo. A new train accident has claimed …

Cholera kills 29 in one week in Cameroon

29 people have died of cholera in Cameroon in the past week, the country’s health minister announced on Friday (March 25). The recent “outbreak of cases” is mainly in the western …

Cholera Death Figure Rises to 75 in Katsina

The fatality figure for the cholera outbreak in Katsina State has risen from the sixty cases recorded earlier in the month to 75, as at August 8, according to the State …