HARARE-- Lions suspected to be from nearby sanctuaries have killed 35 cattle and an unconfirmed number of goats and donkeys near Zimbabwe's resort town of Victoria Falls in the last two months.More about this news
KHARTOUM -- Sudan's government on Sunday signed a peace agreement with two opposition groups from northern Sudan, according to the Sovereign Council in a statement.
TRIPOLI -- Forces of the UN-backed Libyan government on Sunday announced repelling an attack by the rival east-based army in Abugrein town, some 140 km south of Misrata city.
ABUJA -- At least 14 people were killed when gunmen hit a village in Nigeria's Plateau, a state in the country's central region, several local sources said on Monday.
CAIRO -- An Egyptian court handed preliminary death sentences on Monday to three defendants over a failed assassination of Alexandria's security director in March 2018, official Ahram Online news website reported.
ALGIERS -- Two pilots were killed in a Sukhoi Su-30 aircraft crash on Monday night in Algeria's Oum El Bouaghi province, 450 km southeast of the capital Algiers, local media reported.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The new chief executive of South Africa’s power utility Eskom said on Sunday that a plan to split the loss-making company should not be rushed, because risks associated with the process need to be assessed and managed properly.
JUBA (Reuters) - Sudan and one rebel group signed a preliminary deal on political and security arrangements on Friday, paving the way for eventual reconciliation through ongoing talks.
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa’s parliament on Friday backed a request from the main opposition party to begin proceedings that could lead to the removal of the country’s top anti-corruption official amid criticism of her record in office.