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Airstrikes abort humanitarian flight into Mekelle of Ethiopia: UN

The United Nations is assessing humanitarian air operations into Mekelle of Ethiopia, following airstrikes forcing the mid-air turn-around of a UN passenger flight into...

Evacuation flights for migrants start again in Libya

The United Nations said on Friday that it has resumed humanitarian evacuation flights for migrants stranded in Libya after authorities suspended them for several...

Kenyan, British carriers ink codeshare deal

Kenya Airways said Friday it has inked a codeshare agreement with British Airways, making it easier for customers to fly to 26 destinations across...

Novel polio vaccine administered to over 80 mln children in Africa...

More than 80 million children from six countries in Africa have been vaccinated with the novel oral polio vaccine type 2 (nOPV2), the World...

South Africa cop killed six for insurance payouts: Court

A policewoman worked with a hitman to murder her boyfriend and five relatives in a blood-curdling scheme to pocket insurance claims, a South African...

Mali government denies approving jihadist negotiations

Mali's government has denied that it plans to negotiate with jihadists, walking back an earlier statement from its religion ministry saying that it would...

Namibia launches elephant conservation, management plan for next decade

Namibia on Friday launched a national elephant conservation and management plan for the next 10 years. Speaking at the launch, Environment Minister Pohamba Shifeta said...

Chinese medics provide free healthcare services at South Sudan orphanage

The ninth batch of the Chinese medical team in South Sudan on Wednesday visited a children's home to provide psychosocial support and free medical...

UN Refugee Agency urges Libya to address dire situation of asylum-seekers,...

The United Nations Refugee Agency has urged the Libyan government to immediately address the dire situation of asylum-seekers and refugees in a humane and...

Namibia intensifies COVID-19 vaccination drive with countrywide campaign

Namibia's Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) together with the country's Ministry of Health and Social Services jointly activated a countrywide roadshow campaign,...
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