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Survivor found inside capsized Tanzania ferry; toll hits 167

A survivor has been found inside a capsized Tanzanian ferry two days after the disaster on Lake Victoria, an official ...


Kenya Lifts Ban on Lesbian Love Tale, in Time for Oscar Nominations

NAIROBI - A Kenyan court on Friday temporarily lifted a ban on the movie Rafiki. Justice Wilfrida Okwany said that ...


Five Years After Westgate, Al-Shabab Still Threat in Kenya

NAIROBI, KENYA - Five years ago, four armed men from the Somali militant group al-Shabab stormed the Westgate shopping mall ...


5 years after mall Kenya attack, al-Shabaab's threat grows

Five years after al-Shabaab fighters burst into a luxury shopping mall in Kenya's capital, hurling grenades and starting a days-long ...


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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Tanzania Ferry Accident Toll Climbs to 167

The death toll rose to 167 and one survivor was reportedly rescued Saturday from the ferry boat that capsized in ...

Campaigns Start in Cameroon's Presidential Poll

YAOUNDE - Campaigning for Cameroon's October 7 presidential election officially begun Saturday. Opposition parties have failed to agree on a ...

From teacher to minister: Molewa's life was one of service

South Africans reeled in shock on Saturday following the death of Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Edith Bowo Molewa, 61, on ...

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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

Campaigns Start in Cameroon's Presidential Poll

YAOUNDE - Campaigning for Cameroon's October 7 presidential election officially begun Saturday. Opposition parties have failed to agree on a ...

Banyana retain COSAFA Championship title in epic final

Cape Town - Banyana Banyana has won the 2018 COSAFA Women's Championship crown after defeating Cameroon at the Wolfson Stadium ...

Proteas geared up for historic final women's ODI

Cape Town - Proteas women's vice-captain Chloe Tryon believes her side has what it takes to pull off their first-ever ...

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Iran fumes after separatists kill dozens at military parade

AHVAZ, Iran - In one of the deadliest attacks in the country in years, Iran suffered a bloody assault on ...


136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...


Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...


Antonio Guterres calls for release of jailed journalists

NEW YORK, New York - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday called on the Myanmar government to pardon and release ...


UNHRC wants Myanmar military leaders on genocide charges

GENEVA, Switzerland – The independent, international body investigating violence and atrocities against the Rohingya in Myanmar has called for the sacking ...


Pope Pleads For Tolerance As He Begins Baltics Visit In Lithuania

Pope Francis made a plea for tolerance to Lithuanians as he began a visit to the Baltic states, warning against ...


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Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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