Africa

79 killed in Sudan floods since June
79 killed in Sudan floods since June

Rainy season in Sudan usually starts in June and lasts up to September.

Nigerian forces rescue 35 people taken hostage by armed gangs
Nigerian forces rescue 35 people taken hostage by armed gangs

Weapons, motorcycles, ammunition belonging to gangs seized during operation, says security commissioner.

Lions stray from porous national parks in Zimbabwe
Lions stray from porous national parks in Zimbabwe
Climate change, urbanization increases flooding in Africa
Climate change, urbanization increases flooding in Africa
Ghana declared free of Ebola-like Marburg virus
Ghana declared free of Ebola-like Marburg virus
Election observers happy with Kenyan polls, want peaceful transfer of power
Election observers happy with Kenyan polls, want peaceful transfer of power

2 main presidential candidates neck and neck in race marred by low turnout.

Tunisian court revokes president's decision to dismiss judges
Tunisian court revokes president's decision to dismiss judges

President Kais Saied sacked 57 judges in June, accusing them of corruption, protecting terrorists.

Amid tussle with Russia, Blinken says US seeks true partnership with Africa
Amid tussle with Russia, Blinken says US seeks true partnership with Africa