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Sunday, April 30, 2017

East Africa

Police nab six terror suspects in Kenya’s Coastal town

Kenya's anti-terrorism police officers have arrested six persons suspected to be funding terror attacks, in the coastal town of Malindi. The accused include women, believed...

Zimbabwe: 300k Households to get Solar Power

At least 300 000 rural households are set to be solar-powered under a $4 million facility aimed at eliminating use of non-renewable energy sources....

Air strike kills 42 refugees off Yemen, Somalia demands investigation

TVC NEWS Forty-two Somali refugees were killed when a helicopter gunship attacked their boat off Yemen on Thursday, the United Nations refugee agency said,...

Car bomb kills 13 in Somali capital: police, medics

A car bomb exploded near a hotel on a busy street in the Somali capital, Mogadishu on Monday killing no fewer than 13 people,...

Madagascar vanilla producers say cyclone damaged 30 percent of crop

TVC NEWS Vanilla producers on the tropical island of Madagascar say a cyclone that killed 78 people has also damaged around 30 percent of...

DR Congo unrest may delay voter registration – Electoral Commission

The electoral commission in the Democratic Republic of Congo says rising unrest in the country threatens to derail voter registration ahead of the high-stake...

Malaria fever kills more than 700 people in Burundi – Govt

Burundi's government says more than 700 people across the country have died of malaria fever this year, and more than 8 million of the...

Passengers feared injured as plane crashes during landing in South Sudan

A plane carrying 44 passengers has crashed in South Sudan. The South Supreme Airliner bursted into flames after crash landing at the Wau Airport...

U.N. appeals for support to curb drought in Kenya

United Nations has called for a coordinated international effort to help Kenya battle drought that threatens more than 4 million people. The call was made...

Ethiopian official says South Sudan gunmen kill 28, kidnap 43

Gunmen from South Sudan have killed 28 people and kidnapped 43 children in neighbouring Ethiopia, a government official said on Wednesday, another demonstration of...
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