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Car bomb in Somali capital Mogadishu kills six, 20 wounded

MOGADISHU Africa - A car bomb explosion in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday killed six and wounded 20 others and the death toll...

U.S. Navy SEAL killed in action in Somalia

A US military member was killed and two others wounded in Somalia when they were attacked while on a mission advising Somali National Army...

More than 100 killed in church collapse in Nigeria

At least 100 people were killed by the collapse of a church in southeastern Nigeria, a resident and photojournalist who visited a morgue said...

After abuse as a girl, U.N. albinism expert aims to end...

NAIROBI - When Ikponwosa Ero was five years old, she couldn't walk down the street in Nigeria without being abused for having albinism --...

At least 30 killed in Central African Republic fighting

Thirty people were killed and 57 others wounded during an attack on refugees by largely Muslim Seleka militia in the north of Central African...

Helicopter crashes en route to Chevron Angola oil platform, at least...

Four people died and two were missing after a helicopter crashed en route to a Chevron oil platform off the Angolan coast, the U.S....

Somali general, 7 bodyguards killed in suspected car bomb attack

A Somali general and at least seven of his bodyguards were killed on Sunday when their military convoy was hit by a suspected car...

Gabon opposition says 2 dead in post-vote crackdown

LIBREVILLE: Gabon's opposition leader said security forces killed two people and hurt 19 in a raid against his headquarters on Thursday (Sep 1), as...

Up to 20 dead, around 40 wounded in northern Mali fighting

BAMAKO: Up to 20 people were killed and about 40 others were wounded in the northern Mali town of Kidal during two days of...

Hunger, looting and now suspected cholera hit South Sudan

GENEVA: Dozens of people have fallen ill with suspected cholera in South Sudan's capital of Juba, while a U.N. food warehouse was looted and...

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