North Africa

Angola says 380,000 illegal migrants exit in weeks

About 380,000 illegal migrants, mostly from the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo, have left Angola in less than a month ...
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At Least five dead, two missing in Tunisia Flash floods

Flash flooding in Tunisia has killed at least five people while a further two are unaccounted for, the interior ministry ...
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At least 7 passengers dead, Dozens injured in Morocco train crash

A passenger train derailed Tuesday near the Moroccan capital Rabat killing at least seven people and injuring over 80 others, ...
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Moroccan navy rescues 38 migrants at sea

The Moroccan navy on Monday rescued 38 migrants and recovered one body from a boat that ran into trouble off ...
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Angola president Joao Lourenco vows investment drive, graft fight

President Joao Lourenco pledged on Monday to kickstart the ailing Angolan economy with a push to attract foreign investment to ...
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Egypt condemns 17 to death for IS church attacks

An Egyptian military court on Thursday sentenced 17 people to death over a series of suicide bombings of churches claimed ...
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Son of Egypt’s former President Mohamed Morsi arrested in Cairo

A son of Egypt's jailed former president Mohamed Morsi was arrested on Wednesday morning for belonging to a banned group ...
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Tunisian President extends state of emergency until November 6

Tunisia's presidency on Friday announced the extension of the country's state of emergency, imposed in 2015 following a series of ...
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Armed group hands over Tripoli seaport to Libyan government

An armed group has handed over Tripoli’s seaport to the Libyan government as part of the government’s new security arrangements, ...
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UN extends migration ship searches off Libya

The Security Council on Wednesday renewed for a year UN member states' authorization to inspect vessels off Libya suspected of ...
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