Sunday, 18 August 2019

Ebola may soon be a "preventable and treatable" disease after a trial of two drugs showed significantly improved survival rates, scientists have said.

A heated debate about market stalls was disrupted by a foul smell and furious finger-pointing at a Kenyan regional assembly on Wednesday, local reports say.

More than five million people in Zimbabwe - about a third of the population - need food aid, with many coming close to starving, the UN says.

Tuesday, 06 August 2019 13:24

Libya conflict: Drone strike kills dozens

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At least 42 people have died in a drone strike in south-western Libya carried out by the forces of rebel Gen Khalifa Haftar, local officials say.

Friday, 02 August 2019 13:58

Libya to close three migrant detention centres

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Libya plans to shut down three of its biggest migration detention centres, the country's Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha has announced.

Kenya's finance minister has pleaded not guilty to charges of corruption in court, after spending the night in police custody.

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