Leading Kenyan drug trafficker jailed 25 years in the US

A U.S. judge sentenced a leading Kenyan drug trafficker, Baktash Akasha, to 25 years in prison on Friday after he pleaded guilty last year...

Africa: At Seoul Confab, Jonathan Harps On More Investments To Curb Insecurity

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says Africa needs huge investments to create jobs and employ its teeming youthful population, in a frantic bid to steer...

First Ebola case in DRC’s South Kivu province kills woman

The first confirmed cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s South Kivu province was announced on Friday (August 16) days after a...

Burundian health workers vaccinated against Ebola

Burundi has started vaccinating its health workers against Ebola, beginning with those near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health...

Uganda records 1.4 million malaria cases since June

Uganda said on Wednesday it had recorded a 40% surge in the incidence of malaria, attributing the increase to a range of factors including...

‘Ebola kills but heals quickly’ – Congolese doctor after 2 patients get ‘cured’

Two Ebola patients who were treated with new drugs in the city of Goma in eastern Congo have been declared “cured” and returned to...

Death toll in Tanzania tanker incident hits 69, national mourning declared

The death toll in a fuel tanker explosion that occured in Tanzania has gone up to 69 from the earlier record of 57, official...

No new Ebola cases in DRC’s Goma; 1,300 people vaccinated – WHO

The World Health Organisation has vaccinated over 1,300 people who potentially came into contact with the Ebola virus in the Congolese city of Goma,...

Car bomb in Benghazi kills three UN staff

A car bomb explosion in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi killed three United Nations’ staff on Saturday. The explosion happened in front of a...

37 Dead As Herders, Farmers Clash

At least 37 people have been killed amid fresh inter-communal clashes in northeast Chad between farmers and camel herders, President Idriss Deby Itno said...

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