Sunday, October 17, 2021

Africa General

13 people killed, 16 injured after church collapses in South Africa

Thirteen people were killed and Sixteen others injured when part of a church collapsed during a mass in Pentecostal church in Diangubo, in the coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. ABC News reported on Friday, quoting local media, that heavy...

Fossils of 22 million year old predatory animal discovered in Kenya

A new type of predator was discovered, which was larger than the polar bear and had enormous supernatural teeth. Paleontologists have discovered 22 million-year-old mammal fossils in a stairwell, where they put them in a museum in Kenya. The samples...

150 missing as ship sinks in eastern Congo

President Democratic Republic of Congo Felix Tshisekedi said on Tuesday that some 150 people were missing after a ship sank in a lake in the east of the country. "I am deeply saddened by the ship's wreck on Lake Kivu...

Cameroon arrests 30 Nigerian suspected of links to Boko Haram movement

Authorities in Cameroon have arrested 30 Nigerian nationals after crossing the border illegally on suspicion of links to the extreme Boko Haram movement.. Police spokesman said that these people had crossed the border into Cameroon from a stronghold of Boko...

UNICEF: 3,500 children recruited into conflict in northeastern Nigeria since 2013

More than 3,500 children between the ages of 13 and 17 have been recruited by non-governmental armed groups in northeastern Nigeria in the ongoing armed conflict since 2013, according to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). In its report on...

Nigerian army evacuates Jakana before security operation

The Nigerian army evacuated a town in northeastern Borno state from its entire 10,000 population without warning before launching a crackdown on militants, the United Nations said Thursday. The United Nations said in a statement that the army had moved...

Facebook creates map based on AI for Africa to help relief agencies

Facebook has already created a population map based on AI. However, the site has recently provided very detailed maps of population density covering the "majority" of Africa, helping aid agencies know where to go when providing assistance. But changes...

Zimbabwe calls for $ 613 million from donors to counter Hurricane Idai

Zimbabwe on Tuesday appealed to local and foreign donors for $ 613 million in aid to cover food imports and aid in the face of a humanitarian crisis after the country suffered a severe drought and a hurricane swept...

The African Union is working with China to deliver electricity to 600 million Africans

The African Union (AU) has begun to take concrete steps for the sustainable development of the African countries, particularly the cooperation with the countries that contribute to solving the energy and electricity problem for the more than 600 million...

Mozambique: 138 cases of cholera detected after cyclone Idai

The government of Mozambique confirmed on Friday the discovery of 138 cases of cholera in two neighborhoods near the coastal city of Pera, hit by the devastating cyclone Idai on March 14.. "Although we have not yet registered any cholera-related...

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Buyers flock to the Pakistan Lifestyle furniture expo

Over ten thousand buyers visited the 35th Lifestyle Furniture Exhibition on the first day and bought goods from a long...
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