By Agences Five people, including two soldiers, were killed as Sudanese troops crushed a rebellion launched by agents of the country’s long-feared security agency against a restructuring plan, officials and medics said Wednesday. On Tuesday, heavy gunfire broke out at some...
by AP The Libyan conflict which has raged on since the ouster of president Muammar Gadaffi in 2011, has been shaped by several countries including the United States, Egypt, France, Italy, Russia and Turkey among others. Russia and Turkey which support...
AGENCIES Ethiopia’s prime minister Abiy Ahmed took advantage of his visit to South Africa to ask for President Cyril Ramaphosa’s help in his country’s dispute with Egypt over a massive dam project on the Nile River. Talks last week among Ethiopia,...
Samba Cyuzuzo The army of the Democratic Republic of Congo has captured 291 Rwandan rebels and handed them over to the Rwandan army, a Congolese spokesman has said. They were captured in the Kalehe region in South Kivu province, which borders...
by bbcafrica A Ugandan marine officer drowned over the weekend as he tried to rescue a civilian in the floods, according to the Daily Monitor newspaper. Sgt Godfrey Mwondha, a marine officer with the Uganda People's Defence Forces, was among five...