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Dozens of inmates free in latest Nigeria jailbreak

Gunmen have attacked a prison in southwest Nigeria, freeing dozens of inmates, an official told The Associated Press Saturday. The third jailbreak in Africa’s most...

Agnes Tirop laid to rest in Kenya

Record-breaking long-distance runner, Agnes Tirop, who was stabbed to death last week, was buried at her home in Nandi County, Kenya, on Saturday in...

Qatar opens fifth World Cup stadium for World Cup games

The launch of the Al Thumama stadium, 12 kilometres (7.5 miles) south of the capital Doha, comes as the Gulf country seeks to operate...

Cameroon CAF sign AFCON host rights agreement

Cameroonian football authorities and Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Friday signed a framework agreement that authorizes the Central African nation to organize the...

4 killed in anti-personnel mine incident in southern Senegal

Four people were killed and five injured, two of them seriously, on Friday in a mine explosion in southern Senegal, the Agency of Senegalese...

Over 100,000 Somalis displaced amid tension in central Somalia

More than 100,000 people have fled from a local town in Galmudug state in central Somalia due to high tensions and potential conflict between...

Salah tells Liverpool he wants to stay but it ‘doesn’t depend...

Mohamed Salah has told Liverpool he wants to stay for the rest of his career, but the Egypt forward insisted the success of his...

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...
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