A landslide has swept over a fishing village on the banks of a lake in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 40 people, a regional official says.
Landslide in northeast DR Congo kills dozens
Two hundred and twenty girls were stolen from their school in the northeastern town of Chibok one night in April 2014 — a raid that sparked an international outcry.
Nigeria’s Chibok girls say Boko Haram kidnapping was accidental
People attending the funeral procession of a prominent Sudanese rights activist have forcefully pushed Prime Minister and First Vice President Bakri Hassan Saleh and a number of high-ranking officials from the ceremony.
Sudanese PM, officials pushed from activist’s funeral procession
Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga has finally accepted to pursue his claims of fraud in the recent presidential election at the country’s top court.
Kenya’s Odinga accepts to settle poll dispute in top court
Sierra Leone entered a week-long mourning period for the victims of flooding that killed more than 300 people, with fears rising for at least 600 missing people.
More than 300 killed, 600 missing in Sierra Leone floods
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika sacked Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Tuesday, less than three months after appointing him, the presidency said, according to state media.
Algeria’s PM sacked after 79 days in office
Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi Tuesday sympathized with Sierra Leone government and people over the deadly landslide that has left scores killed in the West African nation.
Iran sympathizes with Sierra Leone over deadly landslide
Hundreds of people are feared dead after a mudslide on the outskirts of Sierra Leone's capital, Freetown, officials and witnesses say.
Hundreds feared dead in mudslide near Freetown
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta urged the opposition on Monday to avoid violent protests and take any complaints they have over last week's election to court.
Kenya president tells opposition to challenge vote in court
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta urged the opposition on Monday to avoid violent protests and take any complaints they have over last week's election to court.
Kenya president tells opposition to challenge vote in court

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