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Morocco aims at attracting Chinese investors to its auto sector

One of Africa's biggest car manufacturing powerhouses Morocco is taking part in this year's Shanghai Auto Show. The delegation is led by the country's minister for industry, trade and digital economy, Moulay Hafid Elalamy. Morocco's...

20 school children killed in horrific road accident in South Africa

At least 20 school children have been killed in a head-on collision, on a highway near the South African capital of Pretoria. The minibus taxi that was ferrying children from school collided with a truck...

At least 30 Manchester United fans watching football match in Nigeria electrocuted

Local media in Nigeria is reporting that up to 30 Manchester United fans were electrocuted  while watching the club’s Europa League clash on Thursday night. The incident occurred at a viewing centre in the city...

UN repatriates 150 people from Libya back home to Burkina Faso

The United Nations has repatriated around 150 Burkina Faso migrants from Libya. The migrants are waiting at a reception centre in Ouagadougou before continuing their journey home. Susan Mwongeli reports. https://youtu.be/uQknHtAQ1A4

Looking back at attacks in Europe over the past three years

Europe has faced a series of terrorist attacks over the past three years. CGTN's Yang Zhao looks back at some of the key incidents since 2015. https://youtu.be/AClFhTOJtcc

Mozambique to cooperate with foreign partners on hidden debts investigation

Mozambican Attorney General Beatriz Buchilli said on Thursday in the Mozambican Parliament in Maputo that her institution has requested foreign countries to provide documents that will help gathering evidences to clarify the government's hidden...

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth celebrates 91st birthday

Britain's Queen Elizabeth, the world's oldest and longest-reigning monarch, celebrated her 91st birthday in a usual low-key fashion on Friday. Artillery gun salutes in London's Hyde Park and at the Tower of London will mark...

Rwanda plans strategic import-export base in Djibouti

Rwanda is planning to establish a strategic import and export base in Djibouti. The facility will be constructed on a 20-hectare piece of land at the country's port. The plans were confirmed during President Paul...

Cholera kills 172 in South Sudan: UN

At least 172 people have died from cholera outbreak across 14 counties in South Sudan since the initial outbreak was reported in June last year, the UN said on Thursday. The UN Office for Coordination...

Russia’s Supreme Court bans Jehovah’s Witnesses as extremist

Russia’s Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that Jehovah’s Witnesses were an “extremist” organisation and outlawed all its activity in the country and hand over all property to the state, Russia News Agency reports. The court...