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At least 20 killed, hundreds injured in Equatorial Guinea explosions

At least 20 people are feared dead, with around 300 more injured and others trapped in rubble after four explosions rocked Equatorial Guinea's commercial...

Explosions rock Equatorial Guinea’s commercial hub

A series of explosions rocked Equatorial Guinea's commercial hub, Bata, on Sunday, leaving the city covered in a huge plume of smoke. BBC cites state...

Senegal orders school shut as protests rock capital

Senegal's education ministry on Sunday ordered the closure of schools until March 15 following violent protests that have rocked Dakar for days. Reuters reports that...

Ghana suffers nationwide power outage

Ghana suffered a nationwide power outage late Sunday afternoon after the shutdown of the power system, officials confirmed in a statement. The Ghana Grid Company...

Egypt FM, UN envoy discuss political settlement in Libya

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Sunday with newly appointed UN special envoy for Libya Jan Kubis in Cairo, where they discussed the...

Morocco registers 407 new COVID-19 cases

Morocco announced on Saturday 407 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally of confirmed cases in the North African country to 485,974. The total number of...

Kenya records 456 coronavirus cases

Kenya’s Ministry of Health (MoH) on Sunday confirmed 465 new cases of COVID-19 from 5,691 samples tested, bringing the number of confirmed positive infections...

China, Ethiopia ink accord on establishing security safeguarding mechanism for major...

China and Ethiopia on Saturday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on establishing security safeguarding mechanism for major projects under the Belt and Road...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 3.95 mln: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 3,955,148 as of Sunday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC)...

European Council president witnesses COVID-19 vaccination drive in Rwanda

The president of the European Council Charles Michel on Sunday graced a COVID-19 vaccination exercise in Busegera, as Rwanda continues its mass inoculation drive. Michel...
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