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Nigerian military arrests suspects in June church massacre

Nigeria’s military on Tuesday said it has arrested suspects in an attack on a church in June in which 40 people were killed. Chief of...

Egypt’s el-Sisi holds telephone conversation with Israeli PM following Gaza ceasefire...

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Monday evening held a telephone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid, a day after the North African...

South Africa’s foreign minister urges unity in tackling global challenges

South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Naledi Pandor says world leaders should come together to address the numerous challenges that have struck...

London museum plans to return Benin Bronzes back to Nigeria

A London museum agreed Sunday to return a collection of Benin Bronzes looted in the late 19th century from what is now Nigeria as...

Former Manchester United star Giggs goes on trial for assault

Former Manchester United star Ryan Giggs stands trial Monday on charges of attacking and coercively controlling his ex-girlfriend, in a case that has upended his managerial...

South Africa beats New Zealand in Rugby Championship opener

South Africa defeated rivals New Zealand 26-10 at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Saturday to kick off their Rugby Championship campaign with a...

Flooding kills at least one in Senegal’s capital

At least one person was killed and one severely wounded after torrential rain caused intense flooding in Senegal's capital, Dakar, on Friday, a police...

Egypt mediates between Israel, Palestinian factions to end Gazan tensions: official

Egypt is mediating between Israel and Palestinian factions in an effort to end the ongoing tensions in the Gaza Strip and preserve the 2021...

Pelosi’s visit to Taiwan condemned by African leaders

U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently defied warnings from Beijing and landed in a military aircraft in Taiwan, becoming the highest U.S.official to arrive...

12 security personnel killed in attacks in Burkina Faso

Suspected militants in northern Burkina Faso have killed three soldiers and nine civilian auxiliaries, local and security sources said on Friday. The twin attacks were carried out...