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Latest news from News24.com - Africa feed

  1. News24.com | New taxi app books a ride for Ivory Coast middle class

    01.15 / 13:19 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    In bustling Abidjan, a homegrown company has tapped into the global taxi app revolution that has spawned Uber and other online transport…
  2. News24.com | Tunisia marks low key revolution anniversary

    01.15 / 05:08 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Tunisia has marked the sixth anniversary of the fall of dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali without fanfare, after official recognition of failure on the economic and social…
  3. News24.com | Step down and avoid unnecessary 'bloodbath', Gambia's Jammeh told

    01.15 / 05:08 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Mali's president has called for Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh to step down and avoid an unnecessary "bloodbath" by clinging to power and forcing a potential military…
  4. News24.com | Yahya Jammeh, the African leader who refuses to leave

    01.14 / 17:33 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The tiny nation of Gambia has West Africa on the brink of a military intervention, and thousands are fleeing the…
  5. News24.com | No deal in talks to persuade Gambian leader to step down

    01.14 / 15:51 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    No deal has been reached in last-ditch attempts by a regional mediation team to persuade Gambia's longtime leader to step…
  6. News24.com | Egypt says 10 ISIS militants killed in gunfight

    01.14 / 11:46 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Egyptian security forces have killed 10 militants linked to the Islamic State group during a raid on one of their hideouts in the Sinai Peninsula, says the interior…
  7. News24.com | France sees 'new step' for Africa as summit opens

    01.13 / 19:22 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    France's top diplomat Jean-Marc Ayrault has struck a defiant tone at a summit with foreign ministers from across Africa as he urged them to show confidence and hope despite the deadly jihadist…
  8. News24.com | Top Africa stories: Zim, Sudan, Malawi

    01.13 / 18:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    A 17-year-old boy with albinism was choked and hit with a sharp object in a brutal murder in Malawi, and leading gold producer has claimed ownership of the cargo after a plane crashed in…
  9. News24.com | A turning point for The Gambia, the smiling face of Africa?

    01.13 / 15:16 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    There is a real sense of optimism in The Gambia: for the first time since Yahya Jammeh came to power, there has been open dissent of the regime and a feeling of ownership of the country’s future, writes Sophie G…
  10. News24.com | Obama to ease Bashir's Sudan sanctions on way out

    01.13 / 11:10 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The Obama administration is set to ease sanctions against Sudan and broaden now limited talks with the long estranged African government whose leader, Omar al-Bashir, has been indicted on war…