A prominent opposition member of parliament in Tanzania has been shot and “seriously wounded” by unknown attackers at his residence in the administrative capital, Dodoma, according to officials.
Raila Odinga, Kenya’s opposition leader, has set conditions for taking part in a presidential vote rerun in October after the Supreme Court annulled last month’s poll won by President Uhuru Kenyatta....
Seoul — North Korea said it set off a hydrogen bomb yesterday in its sixth nuclear test, which judging by the earthquake it set off appeared to be its most powerful explosion yet.
Nairobi — Kenyan judges have slammed the “veiled threats” made by President Uhuru Kenyatta after the judiciary overturned his election on the ground that it was flawed.
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Lesotho’s opposition has accused Prime Minister Tom Thabane of cracking down on political opponents.
Los Angeles — A massive fire described as the biggest in the history of Los Angeles was raging late on Saturday, forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes.
Mina — In stifling heat, a Saudi security guard sprayed Muslim pilgrims with water as they advanced through Mina for the final rite of the Hajj, the “Stoning of the Devil” that has proved lethal in p...
Albion — Police say a 10-year-old central New York girl was beaten repeatedly, doused in hot sauce, denied food and dragged behind a vehicle.
American, Canadian and British pilgrims in Mecca this week for the annual Hajj say they are worried about the policies of US President Donald Trump targeting Muslims.