Monday, February 17, 2020
A boat with more than 50 people on board has capsized off the Libyan coast, the United Nations said on Saturday, the latest accident involving migrants trying to reach Europe. The exact location of the accident...
In Kenya, a 34-year-old man has been sentenced to death for killing a woman who turned down his advances for a love relationship after separating from her husband. Mr Daniel Oyondi Moi hacked to death Reginah...
Gunmen who kidnapped two Cuban doctors in Kenya and whisked them to Somalia have demanded $1.5 million (1.35 million euros) for their release, police and government sources said on Thursday.
Saif Al Islam Gaddafi, son of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi is qualified to contest in presidential elections scheduled for later this year, leader of the legislature has said. Aguila Saleh Issa, Speaker of House of...
Libya's oil company says eight bandits attacked a substation of its southwestern Sharara oilfield but no employees were hurt and production was unaffected. Wednesday's statement from the National Oil Corporation says the attackers stole three company...
Some 149 Nigerians, stranded in war-torn Libya, have been evacuated back to their country. Ten infants are among the returnees after failed moves to Europe via the unstable North African country. The International Organisation for Migration helped...
Over 400 prisoners in Libya’s capital Tripoli are said to have escaped from a jail on Sunday. The escape was made possible by fighting between rival armed groups. The prisoners reportedly forced open the doors of...