Politics

Al-Shabab in Somalia: US air strike ‘kills 60 militants’

The US military says it has carried out its deadliest strike in Somalia since November 2017.

More Than Me CEO temporarily resigns amid Liberia rape scandal

A Liberian panel is reviewing a report that found the charity failed to protect girls from a predator.

Morocco train crash: Rabat derailment ‘kills four’

Dozens more were injured when the train derailed near Morocco’s capital Rabat, reports say.

Ivorian Nicolas Pepe succeeds Kylian Mbappe as player of the month

Ivory Coast’s Nicolas Pepe succeeds Kylian Mbappe in being named the French Ligue 1 player of the month the first African win the award since 2016.

Guinea coach Paul Put accepts apology form his own player Ibrahima Cisse

Guinea coach Paul Put accepts an apology from his own midfielder Ibrahim Cisse for his angry reaction towards the Belgian after scoring against Rwanda.

Pangolin survival: How ‘following the money’ could save lives

Targeting profits linked to the illegal wildlife trade could help protect threatened species

Somalia truck bomb: ‘My husband’s body was never found’

Mother of six Fowsiya Osman lost her husband in the attack in Somalia that left more than 500 dead.

Kenya officials charged in Olympic corruption inquiry

Ex-sports minister Hassan Wario and Olympian Kipchoge Keino are among seven accused of corruption.

Africa Cup of Nations: Kenya and Guinea-Bissau triumph at home

Kenya beat Ethiopia 3-0 as Guinea-Bissau come from behind to beat Zambia 2-1 in Sunday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Africa Cup of Nations: Nigeria coach Rohr wants more despite big win

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr says his team must improve, despite a 4-0 victory over Libya in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Saturday.

Alec Baldwin Urges ‘Overthrow’ of Trump Government Via Voting

Actor Alec Baldwin says voters should see the Nov. 6 midterm elections as an opportunity to peacefully “overthrow the government of Donald…

Kenyan girl golfer Chanelle Wangari aims for the top

Eleven-year-old Chanelle Wangari has broken into the top 10, making her Africa’s top-ranked junior.