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Burkina Faso received over 1.5 bln USD worth of development aid...

Development assistance to Burkina Faso amounted to 907 billion CFA francs (almost 1.55 billion U.S. dollars) over 2019, the country's Ministry of Economy and...

Libya’s defense ministry condemns armed clashes in Tripoli

The Defense Ministry of Libya's UN-backed government on Saturday condemned the clashes that erupted on Friday in east of the capital Tripoli between two...

Rescue operation underway to save 270 whales in Australia

A rescue operation was underway on Tuesday to rescue a pod of pilot whales stranded on sandbars off Australia's southern island of Tasmania state. About...

128 new COVID-19 infections confirmed in Egypt

Egypt registered on Saturday night 128 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections in the country to 101,900, said its Health Ministry. In a statement,...

Libyan Coast Guard intercepts 128 migrants at sea

The Libyan Coast Guard on Saturday intercepted 128 migrants off the country's western coast, authorities said. "The Coast and Ports Guard handed over to the...

6 teenage footballers killed in Ghana road accident

At least six teenage footballers were killed and 30 others injured in a road accident in Ghana's southern Ashanti region on Saturday, local police...

Morocco reports 2,552 new COVID-19 cases, 40 more deaths

Morocco on Saturday reported 2,552 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections in the country to 99,816. The death toll rose by 40...

PHOTOS: COVID-19 fight in Malawi threatened by people ignoring preventive measures

For the past few days, Malawi has been registering few new cases of COVID-19 and deaths, somehow, the development has caused negligence in observing...

Witnesses report cargo plane crash at airport in Mogadishu

Witnesses say a cargo plane has crashed at the international airport in Somalia’s capital. There was no immediate confirmation of any casualties. Photos posted from...

Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway records increase in revenue despite pandemic

The Ethiopia-Djibouti Standard Gauge Railway has recorded an over 51 percent increase in revenue during the first half of 2020 despite the difficulties brought...
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