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70 people in Kenya have died as a result of flooding since March

The death toll from flooding in Kenya has climbed to 70 due to increased rainfall since March. East Africa is vulnerable to climate change, experiencing heavy rains from the El Nino weather pattern. The government spokesperson confirmed the number of lives lost due to floods. The extreme weather has caused chaos in Nairobi, blocking roads and damaging homes. Tanzanian Prime Minister announced 155 deaths and 236 injuries from flooding. The disaster has affected homes, property, crops, and infrastructure. In Burundi, 96,000…

Kenya grieves loss of defense chief and soldiers who died in helicopter accident

Kenya mourns as it investigates helicopter crash that killed its defence chief and nine other senior officers. In the Sahel, cocaine seizures have increased from tens of kilos in 2020 to over a ton in recent years, prompting the UN to issue a warning about the impact of drug trafficking on security and development in the region. South Africa is seeing a rise in political satire before upcoming elections, with well-known cartoonists like Nathi Ngubane and Zapiro leading the charge.

politician Gabriel Kyungu Wa Kumwanza has died

Gabriel Kyungu Wa Kumwanza, co-founder of the UDPS with Étienne Tshisekediau in the early 1980s and supported by Félix Tshisekedi, the current resident of the Republic, died on Saturday, August 21 in Luanda, Angola. Gabriel Kyungu was an atypical character who could pass the test of time by changing political camps if necessary.…

In Madagascar, one died in the oppression of

Demonstrations by students who demanded their unpaid scholarships for nine months have degenerated in the southern part of the country, leaving one student dead and another seriously injured, according to the report from the gendarmerie on the spot. The arrears were paid out yesterday Monday after almost two weeks of demonstrations.…

Abubakar Shekau died as a “martyr” according to Boko Haram

It had already been announced by the group Islamic State in West Africa on Sunday, June 6, but Boko Haram confirmed it in a video. The jihadist leader took his own life almost a month ago to escape his rivals from Iswap, who besieged him in his stronghold in Sambisa. From our correspondent in Lagos,Liza FabbianIt is truly "like…

Funeral for two migrants who died in

In Ceuta, three people have died since the migration crisis started a week ago. A young man, who drowned on Monday 17 May while trying to swim to the Spanish enclave, was buried on Saturday 22 May. The other two were buried on Sunday, May 23. With our special correspondent in Ceuta, Magali LagrangeThe Muslim cemetery, near the…

tribute to the oldest veteran, who died in

The dean of Malian veterans and formally 100-year-old, Corporal Kaba Doumbia died on Monday 26 April. Recipient of the silver medal from the French Memorial 2020, he was a knight of the Legion of Honor since 2014 and the celebration of the seventieth anniversary of the touchdown of Provence. His funeral will happen on Wednesday, April 28 in Bamako.…

Prince Philip has died at the age of 99, Buckingham Palace reports

LONDON - Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died at the age of 99, Buckingham Palace has announced. Buckingham Palace said: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty the Queen has announced that her beloved husband, His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, has died. "His Royal Highness died peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle." Boris Johnson said he "inspired the lives of countless young people". In a speech on Downing Street, the Prime Minister added: "He helped govern the royal…

practically 60 died in an assault in Tillia in

According to security sources, several groups of gunmen attacked three villages in the Tahoua region. The results are still preliminary. With our Special Correspondent in Niamey, Gaelle Laleix Information seeps in because the Tillia region, located near the Malian border, is a desert area, very isolated. The telecommunications networks that are more than fragmentary. Nevertheless, several sources at the scene explained that the attack took place in the afternoon. Several dozen men arrived on motorcycles. They…

essayist and journalist, Adam Thiam died it

In Mali, the press mourns the night of journalist Adam Thiam that night. Collaborating with several media outlets, he had recently taken up the post of Director of Communications for the Presidency of the Republic. as reported from Bamako, Serge Daniel"Sad news", "One of the most beautiful feathers in Mali" ... There are many…

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