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Prompt trial urged in Sudan school children killing

SudasnThe African Union’s mediator for Sudan called for a speedy trial for those responsible for killing school children at a protest in El-Obeid. Mohamed Hassan...

Benin tour guide shot and killed

A local guide for two French tourists missing on safari in Benin last week was found shot dead and their car burned out, a...

Gunmen kill Ghanaian journalist

Gunmen killed an investigative journalist who helped uncover corruption in Ghana football, rights groups and his employer said. Ahmed Hussein-Suale was shot three times by...

Suspected militants killed in shootout near Cairo

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Egyptian security forces killed five suspected militants in a shootout in Qalyubiya province, north of Cairo, the interior ministry said in a...

Puntland police chief shot and killed

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A policeman shot and killed the chief of security at an airport in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region and his bodyguard, police said....

Libyan troops killed by suspected IS militants

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At least nine security force members loyal to Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar and two civilians were killed by suspected Islamic State militants...

Spanish policeman attacked on Morocco border

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A man was detained after attacking a policeman on the border between Morocco and the Spanish enclave Melilla with a large knife,...

Nigerian corruption investigator shot

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An investigator at Nigeria's financial crimes agency was shot after leaving his office, underlining the dangers faced by those looking into corruption,...

Incoming Lesotho Prime Minister’s wife shot dead

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The wife of incoming Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane was shot dead on Wednesday, two days before her husband's inauguration, raising fears...

Somali security forces mistakenly shoot a minister

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Somali security forces shot dead a minister for public works in his car in Mogadishu after mistaking him for an Islamist militant,...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...