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Protesters and police clash in northern Morocco

Protesters and police clash in northern Morocco Sat, 10 Jun, 2017

Protesters clashed with security forces in Morocco's Al-Hoceima early on Saturday, an AFP correspondent reported, after more than a week of protests in the northern province.

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Nigerian official in Spain

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Nigerian official in Spain Thu, 06 Apr, 2017

The Europe Peace Foundation´s President Mr. Sappan KC / Hum KC Bahadur  has met with Mr. Eric Adagogo BELL-GAM,  the Chargé d´Affaires of Nigeria in Spain.
Ivory Coast soldiers revolt over bonus pay dispute

Ivory Coast soldiers revolt over bonus pay dispute Fri, 12 May, 2017

Soldiers left their barracks and blocked streets in several towns and cities across Ivory Coast on Friday, including the commercial capital, firing gunshots into the air as their protest over a pay dispute gathered momentum.
South Sudan child refugees top one million: UN

South Sudan child refugees top one million: UN Mon, 08 May, 2017

War has now forced more than one million children to flee South Sudan and uprooted 1.4 million others within the country, the United Nations said on Monday.
Boko Haram 'releases scores of Chibok girls'

Boko Haram 'releases scores of Chibok girls' Sat, 06 May, 2017

Scores of Nigerian schoolgirls who were among more than 200 kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 have been released, multiple sources told AFP on Saturday, with unconfirmed reports that at least 80 have been freed.
Suspected meningitis epidemic kills 745 in Nigeria

Suspected meningitis epidemic kills 745 in Nigeria Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

A meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 745 people, an increase of more than 50 percent in barely a week, officials said Wednesday, sounding the alarm over the feared epidemic.
Child among seven migrant bodies found off Libya

Child among seven migrant bodies found off Libya Sun, 16 Apr, 2017

The bodies of seven migrants, including a small boy, were found during the latest rescue operations off Libya, a Maltese NGO and the Italian coastguard said Sunday.
President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Libya's Ambassador

President of Europe Peace Foundation meets Libya's Ambassador Mon, 06 Mar, 2017

The Europe Peace Foundation´s President Mr. Sappan KC, Hum KC Bahadur  has met with Mr. Mohamed Alfaqeeh Saleh,  the Ambassador of Libya in Madrid.
146 migrants feared missing after boat capsizes in Med

146 migrants feared missing after boat capsizes in Med Wed, 29 Mar, 2017

About 146 migrants are feared missing after their boat capsized after leaving Libya, according to a Gambian youth who was rescued following the disaster, the UN refugee agency said Wednesday.
Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state

Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state Tue, 28 Mar, 2017

An Ethiopian court has sentenced 16 people to prison after finding them guilty of trying to create a separate state in the tense Oromia region.
Car bomb blast kills 13 near hotel in Somalia's capital

Car bomb blast kills 13 near hotel in Somalia's capital Mon, 13 Mar, 2017

A car bomb near a hotel on a busy street in the Somali capital killed at least 13 people on Monday, police and the emergency medical services said, hours after a man was killed by a blast as he tried to ram through a checkpoint.
15 soldiers killed in western Niger attack

15 soldiers killed in western Niger attack Thu, 23 Feb, 2017

Fifteen soldiers were killed and 19 wounded in a attack by "terrorist elements" in western Niger, authorities said Thursday.
South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine

South Sudan suffering 'man-made' famine Mon, 20 Feb, 2017

South Sudan on Monday declared famine in some parts of the country, with more than three years of war leaving nearly five million hungry in what aid groups called a "man-made" tragedy.
DR Congo urged to break crisis 'impasse' by UN, AU, EU

DR Congo urged to break crisis 'impasse' by UN, AU, EU Thu, 16 Feb, 2017

The international community on Thursday urged government and opposition parties in Democratic Republic of Congo to restart deadlocked talks to set up a transition regime ahead of elections due late this year.
Angola probes football stampede that killed 17

Angola probes football stampede that killed 17 Sat, 11 Feb, 2017

Angola on Saturday announced an investigation into a stadium stampede that killed at least 17 and injured scores in what was described as the southern African country's worst football tragedy.
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