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B. 08-29 7 die in Nigeria as air force plane crashes into house Ribadu, Kaduna, Northern Nigeria
C. 08-29 Swaziland crash kills reed dance festival-goers Manzini, Swaziland
3. 08-27 Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds Zuwara, Libya
4. 08-26 Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat Mediterranean Sea, Libya
F. 08-25 Lion kills safari guide in park where Cecil lived Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe
08-22 Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Mediterranean Sea, Libya
H. 08-16 South African medical aircraft crashes, killing all 5 people Tygerberg Nature Reserve, Cape Town
8. 08-15 More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat Mediterranean Sea, Libya
J. 08-06 France to launch air and sea searches around Reunion Reunion, France, Southern Africa

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7 die in Nigeria as air force plane crashes into house Map of Ribadu Kaduna Nigeria
Today   Northern Nigeria
  The Nigerian air force says Dornier-228 aircraft has crashed into a residential house in Kaduna state killing all four crew and three passenger
  Swaziland
  Dozens of girls and young women are reported to have been killed in a road crash in Swaziland while travelling to a famous traditional festival

Thu.   Libya
  Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say
Wed.   Libya Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat Sat.   Libya Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya  Italy's coastguard says a major operation is under way to rescue up to 3,000 migrants off the coast of Libya Aug. 15   Libya More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat Jul. 31   Southern Africa More debris on Reunion Island beach may unlock MH370 mystery Jul.29   Southern Africa   MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage   Malaysia has sent a team to the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to determine whether debris which washed up there is from missing flight MH37... Jul.28   Zimbabwe US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil  Walter Palmer who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the well-known animal and insists that he thought he was on a legal hun... Apr.14   Libya Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya   About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued ...

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Oct.25   West Africa Ebola outbreak cases pass 10,000
Sep.26   West Africa W Africa Ebola deaths 'pass 3,000' Sep.5   Sierra Leone Sierra Leone declares Ebola lockdown Jul.24   Mali Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali Mar.22   Guinea Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'

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Aug.6   Kenya Major fire closes Nairobi airport
Feb.26   Egypt Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt

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Jun.3   Nigeria Passenger plane crashes into Lagos building


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May.12   Libya Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor


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Feb.3   Egypt Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea


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Oct.17   Darfur Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur


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May.21   Algeria More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake


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Sep.27   Senegal 1,800 people died as ferry sinks


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7 die in Nigeria as air force plane crashes into house Map of Ribadu Kaduna Nigeria


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Today   Northern Nigeria
  The Nigerian air force says Dornier-228 aircraft has crashed into a residential house in Kaduna state killing all four crew and three passenger
  Swaziland   Swaziland crash kills reed dance festival-goers Map of Manzini Swaziland
  Dozens of girls and young women are reported to have been killed in a road crash in Swaziland while travelling to a famous traditional festival
Thu.   Libya   Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds Map of Zuwara Libya
  Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say
Wed.   Libya     Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat   About 50 people have been found dead in the hold of a boat carrying migrants intercepted off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard say... Tue.   Zimbabwe Lion kills safari guide in park where Cecil lived Sat.   Libya Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya
  Italy's coastguard says a major operation is under way to rescue up to 3,000 migrants off the coast of Libya
Aug. 16  Cape Town  South African medical aircraft crashes, killing all 5 people Aug. 15   Libya   More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat   Many others were saved as the boat was intercepted off Libya. The Italian navy said the rescue was continuing Aug. 6   Southern Africa France to launch air and sea searches around Reunion   Southern Africa Plane window recovered from Reunion Island Aug. 5   Libya Hopes fade for migrants after boat capsizes in Mediterranean  Libya  Officials rescue 367 migrants off Libya; 25 bodies found Aug. 3  Southern Africa  Amid wait for plane part analysis, islanders seek more debris Aug. 2   Southern Africa MH370 search: New debris on Reunion investigated  Zimbabwe  Zimbabwe seeks second American 'lion killer' Aug. 1  Southern Sudan  Thousands risk starvation after government blockades Nile  Southern Africa  Highly active volcano erupts on Reunion amid media frenzy

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Jul. 31   Guinea Ebola vaccine is 'potential game-changer'
  Southern Africa   More debris on Reunion Island beach may unlock MH370 mystery Map of Reunion France Southern Africa  Local workers on a Reunion Island beach in the Indian Ocean found more debris-- including a bottle of laundry detergent from Jakarta, Indonesia Jul.29   Southern Africa     MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage Map of Reunion France Southern Africa
  Malaysia has sent a team to the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to determine whether debris which washed up there is from missing flight MH370
Jul.28   Zimbabwe   US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil
  Walter Palmer who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the well-known animal and insists that he thought he was on a legal hunt
Jul.23  Libya  35-40 people drown in Mediterranean migrant crossing Jul.19   South Africa Surfer Mick Fanning attacked by shark on live TV
Jul.17   Johannesburg Train crash: 300 injured near Johannesburg

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.4   Ghana Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra


April 2015 ... more > Top ^
Apr.20   Sicily Italy arrests two over migrant boat sinking
Apr.16   Libya Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard Apr.14   Libya   Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya Map of Mediterranean sea Libya
  About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued 144.    More than 8,000 have bee...


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Jan.17  Malawi  Malawi: Deadly floods menace tens of thousands Jan.6  Nigeria Delta  Shell agrees Nigeria oil spill deal

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Nov.12  Mali  Mali reports 2 new Ebola deaths in capital Nov.7  Liberia  MSF confirms Liberia Ebola decline Oct.29  Liberia  Ebola crisis: Infections 'slowing in Liberia' Oct.28  Liberia  US hails West Africa Ebola progress Oct.25   West Africa     Ebola outbreak cases pass 10,000
  The number of cases in the Ebola outbreak has exceeded 10,000, with 4,922 deaths, the World Health Organization says in its latest report. Oct.24  Mali  'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl Oct.23   Mali First Ebola case in Mali confirmed
Oct.10  Liberia  Ebola outbreak deaths exceed 4,000 Sep.26   West Africa     W Africa Ebola deaths 'pass 3,000'   The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has passed 3,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) says Sep.23  West Africa  CDC: Ebola cases could reach at least 550,000 by January Sep.21  Sierra Leone  Sierra Leone lockdown declared 'success' Sep.5   Sierra Leone     Sierra Leone declares Ebola lockdown  Sierra Leone - one of the countries worst hit by West Africa's Ebola outbreak - has announced a four-day lockdown to try to tackle the disea... Aug.24  Congo  DR Congo confirms two Ebola deaths Aug.17   Liberia Protesters attack Liberia Ebola unit Aug.6   Liberia Liberia's president declares state of emergency over Ebola Jul.24  Mali  Algeria passenger plane wreckage found in Mali   Mali   Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali Map of Gossi Mali  An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in Mali Mar.22   Guinea     Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'
Map of southern Guinea Guinea  The virus has been identified as the cause of an outbreak of haemorrhagic fever now believed to have killed nearly 60 people in southern Guinea Feb.21  Tunisia  11 killed as Libyan military plane crashes in Tunisia Feb.16  Johannesburg  SA miners freed from collapsed pit Feb.11   Algeria Algeria plane crash 'kills scores' Feb.5  Johannesburg  Bodies found in South Africa mine

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Nov.30  Namibia  Namibia finds Mozambique plane wreck Nov.19  South Africa  40 feared trapped in South Africa building collapse Oct.30  Niger  Bodies of migrants found in Niger Aug.6   Kenya Major fire closes Nairobi airport   The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) said Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) had been closed and passengers evacuated Feb.26   Egypt Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt   Hot air balloon exploded over the city of Luxor. Eighteen tourists were killed when the balloon dropped almost 300 meters Jan.1   Ivory Coast Dozens of children crushed to death in stampede


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Nov.17  Egypt  Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children Nov.7  Ghana  Shop building collapses in Ghana Jun.3   Nigeria   Passenger plane crashes into Lagos building   All dead in Nigeria plane crash. At least 162 people were thought to be on board Mar.4  Congo  Ammo dump explodes in Congo, killing 60

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Sep.12  Kenya  Dozens die in pipeline fire Sep.10  Tanzania  Scores die as Zanzibar ship sinks Sep.5   Somalia Somalia famine 'may kill 750,000'
Aug.3  Somalia  Somalia's famine reaches into Mogadishu Jul.19   Somalia UN to declare famine in Somalia

year 2010 Top ^

Sep.24  Northern Nigeria  Flooding displaces more than 2 million Aug.29  Niger  Niger flooding displaces nearly 200,000 Jul.3   Congo Hundreds killed in oil tanker explosion
May.12   Libya   Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor   92 passengers and 11 crew members were killed. An 8-year-old boy who is a Dutch citizen is the sole survivor of a deadly Afriqiyah Airways ... Feb.19   Morocco Minaret collapse kills 41

year 2009 Top ^

Sep.8   West Africa 600,000 hit by flooding
Jun.30  Comoros  Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane crash Jun.29   Comoros Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard Mar.31  Libya  Hundreds feared drowned off Libya Mar.6  Zimbabwe  PM's wife killed in car crash

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.18  Zimbabwe  Cholera deaths pass 1,000 Dec.2   Zimbabwe Cholera deaths near 500
Jun.10  Sudan  28 dead as fire engulfs plane Apr.16  Congo  Plane crash kills 38; others missing

year 2007 Top ^

Oct.3  South Africa  3,200 workers trapped in gold mine Sep.15   West Africa Flood misery hits arc of Africa
May.5   Cameroon Jet with 100 aboard crashes

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.26   Nigeria Pipeline explosion kills at least 260
Dec.18  Senegal  Migrant boat capsized twice; 80 die Oct.29  Nigeria  Sultan among crash dead May.12  Nigeria  Oil pipeline explosion kills up to 200 Feb.8  Nigeria  Deadly bird flu found Feb.3  Egypt  Hopes dim for ferry missing   Egypt   Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea  An aging passenger ferry loaded to near capacity with dozens of vehicles sank. 100 survivors had been rescued

year 2005 Top ^

Dec.10  Nigeria  Jet crashes in flames. 100 killed Oct.23  Nigeria  No survivors in crash Oct.22  Nigeria  Jet has crashed after takeoff Jul.31  Sudan  VP Garang 'dies in crash' Jul.18  Niger  Children starving to death

year 2004 Top ^

Nov.10  Ivory Coast  Foreigners flee Ivory Coast Oct.17   Darfur   Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur  The WHO: Up to 70,000 refugees have died since March 1 due to various causes, including diseases and malnutrition Oct.4  Tunisia  Many drown as migrant ship sinks Feb.23  Morocco  Quake kills 600 Jan.2  Egypt  Airliner crashes into Red Sea

year 2003 Top ^

May.21   Algeria   More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake  51,000 homeless and 8,626 injured. Survivors accused the government of turning a blind eye to shoddy construction May.9  Congo  Passengers sucked out of plane Mar.6  Algeria  Plane crashes, killing 102

year 2002 Top ^

Sep.27   Senegal   1,800 people died as ferry sinks  The Atlantic Ocean ferry Joola carrying almost 800 passengers and crew has sunk in a fierce storm May.28  Libya  Libya offers $2.7bn to Lockerbie families Jan.28   Nigeria Lagos blasts leave 500 dead
Jan.19  Congo  Half of the city has been burned Jan.18  Congo  Volcano kills 45 people


Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra Major fire closes Nairobi airport   The Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) said Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) had been closed and passengers evacuated More than 2,000 killed in 6.7 quake  51,000 homeless and 8,626 injured. Survivors accused the government of turning a blind eye to shoddy construction Swaziland crash kills reed dance festival-goers Map of Manzini Swaziland




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Today   Swaziland
  Dozens of girls and young women are reported to have been killed in a road crash in Swaziland while travelling to a famous traditional festival
2012 Nov.17  Egypt  Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children 2009 Mar.6  Zimbabwe  PM's wife killed in car crash



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2015 Jul. 31   Guinea Ebola vaccine is 'potential game-changer'
2014 Nov.12  Mali  Mali reports 2 new Ebola deaths in capital Nov.7  Liberia  MSF confirms Liberia Ebola decline Oct.29  Liberia  Ebola crisis: Infections 'slowing in Liberia' Oct.28  Liberia  US hails West Africa Ebola progress Oct.25   West Africa   Ebola outbreak cases pass 10,000
  The number of cases in the Ebola outbreak has exceeded 10,000, with 4,922 deaths, the World Health Organization says in its latest report. Oct.24  Mali  'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl Oct.23   Mali First Ebola case in Mali confirmed Oct.10  Liberia  Ebola outbreak deaths exceed 4,000 Sep.26   West Africa   W Africa Ebola deaths 'pass 3,000'   The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa has passed 3,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) says Sep.23  West Africa  CDC: Ebola cases could reach at least 550,000 by January Sep.21  Sierra Leone  Sierra Leone lockdown declared 'success' Sep.5   Sierra Leone   Sierra Leone declares Ebola lockdown  Sierra Leone - one of the countries worst hit by West Africa's Ebola outbreak - has announced a four-day lockdown to try to tackle the disea... Aug.24  Congo  DR Congo confirms two Ebola deaths Aug.17   Liberia Protesters attack Liberia Ebola unit Aug.6   Liberia Liberia's president declares state of emergency over Ebola Mar.22   Guinea   Ebola 'caused Guinea fever deaths'
Map of southern Guinea Guinea  The virus has been identified as the cause of an outbreak of haemorrhagic fever now believed to have killed nearly 60 people in southern Guinea 2008 Dec.18  Zimbabwe  Cholera deaths pass 1,000 Dec.2   Zimbabwe Cholera deaths near 500 2006 Feb.8  Nigeria  Deadly bird flu found



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2015 Thu.   Libya Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds
Map of Zuwara Libya
  Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say
Wed.   Libya   Migrant crisis: Scores of bodies found on Libya boat   About 50 people have been found dead in the hold of a boat carrying migrants intercepted off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard say... Sat.   Libya Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast
Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya
  Italy's coastguard says a major operation is under way to rescue up to 3,000 migrants off the coast of Libya
Aug. 15   Libya More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat   Many others were saved as the boat was intercepted off Libya. The Italian navy said the rescue was continuing Aug. 5   Libya Hopes fade for migrants after boat capsizes in Mediterranean Aug. 5  Libya  Officials rescue 367 migrants off Libya; 25 bodies found Jul.23  Libya  35-40 people drown in Mediterranean migrant crossing Apr.20   Sicily Italy arrests two over migrant boat sinking Apr.16   Libya Muslim migrants threw Christians overboard Apr.14   Libya Hundreds of migrants feared drowned off Libya Map of Mediterranean sea Libya
  About 400 migrants are feared drowned after their boat capsized, survivors have told Save the Children. The Italian coast guard had rescued 144.    More than 8,000 have bee...
2011 Sep.10  Tanzania  Scores die as Zanzibar ship sinks 2009 Mar.31  Libya  Hundreds feared drowned off Libya 2006 Dec.18  Senegal  Migrant boat capsized twice; 80 die Feb.3   Egypt Ship with 1,400 sinks in Red Sea  An aging passenger ferry loaded to near capacity with dozens of vehicles sank. 100 survivors had been rescued 2004 Oct.4  Tunisia  Many drown as migrant ship sinks 2002 Sep.27   Senegal 1,800 people died as ferry sinks  The Atlantic Ocean ferry Joola carrying almost 800 passengers and crew has sunk in a fierce storm



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2015 Aug. 1  Southern Africa  Highly active volcano erupts on Reunion amid media frenzy 2002 Jan.19  Congo  Half of the city has been burned Jan.18  Congo  Volcano kills 45 people



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2014 Feb.16  Johannesburg  SA miners freed from collapsed pit Feb.5  Johannesburg  Bodies found in South Africa mine 2007 Oct.3  South Africa  3,200 workers trapped in gold mine



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2013 Jan.1   Ivory Coast Dozens of children crushed to death in stampede




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2015 Jan.17  Malawi  Malawi: Deadly floods menace tens of thousands 2010 Sep.24  Northern Nigeria  Flooding displaces more than 2 million Aug.29  Niger  Niger flooding displaces nearly 200,000 2009 Sep.8   West Africa 600,000 hit by flooding
2007 Sep.15   West Africa Flood misery hits arc of Africa



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2015 Today   Northern Nigeria 7 die in Nigeria as air force plane crashes into house
Map of Ribadu Kaduna Nigeria
  The Nigerian air force says Dornier-228 aircraft has crashed into a residential house in Kaduna state killing all four crew and three passenger
Aug. 16  Cape Town  South African medical aircraft crashes, killing all 5 people Aug. 6   Southern Africa France to launch air and sea searches around Reunion Aug. 6   Southern Africa Plane window recovered from Reunion Island Aug. 3  Southern Africa  Amid wait for plane part analysis, islanders seek more debris Aug. 2   Southern Africa MH370 search: New debris on Reunion investigated Jul. 31   Southern Africa   More debris on Reunion Island beach may unlock MH370 mystery Map of Reunion France Southern Africa  Local workers on a Reunion Island beach in the Indian Ocean found more debris-- including a bottle of laundry detergent from Jakarta, Indonesia Jul.29   Southern Africa   MH370 search: Experts investigate Indian Ocean wreckage Map of Reunion France Southern Africa
  Malaysia has sent a team to the Indian Ocean island of Reunion to determine whether debris which washed up there is from missing flight MH370
2014 Jul.24  Mali  Algeria passenger plane wreckage found in Mali Jul.24   Mali Air Algerie says missing plane likely crashed in Mali Map of Gossi Mali  An Air Algerie flight with at least 116 people on board which dropped off the radar in the early hours of Thursday has apparently crashed in Mali Feb.21  Tunisia  11 killed as Libyan military plane crashes in Tunisia Feb.11   Algeria Algeria plane crash 'kills scores' 2013 Nov.30  Namibia  Namibia finds Mozambique plane wreck Feb.26   Egypt Tourists killed as hot air balloon explodes in Egypt   Hot air balloon exploded over the city of Luxor. Eighteen tourists were killed when the balloon dropped almost 300 meters 2012 Jun.3   Nigeria Passenger plane crashes into Lagos building   All dead in Nigeria plane crash. At least 162 people were thought to be on board 2010 May.12   Libya Child is sole Libya jet crash survivor   92 passengers and 11 crew members were killed. An 8-year-old boy who is a Dutch citizen is the sole survivor of a deadly Afriqiyah Airways ... 2009 Jun.30  Comoros  Child found alive after Indian Ocean plane crash Jun.29   Comoros Yemeni plane crashes with 154 aboard 2008 Jun.10  Sudan  28 dead as fire engulfs plane Apr.16  Congo  Plane crash kills 38; others missing 2007 May.5   Cameroon Jet with 100 aboard crashes 2006 Oct.29  Nigeria  Sultan among crash dead 2005 Dec.10  Nigeria  Jet crashes in flames. 100 killed Oct.23  Nigeria  No survivors in crash Oct.22  Nigeria  Jet has crashed after takeoff Jul.31  Sudan  VP Garang 'dies in crash' 2004 Jan.2  Egypt  Airliner crashes into Red Sea 2003 May.9  Congo  Passengers sucked out of plane Mar.6  Algeria  Plane crashes, killing 102 2002 May.28  Libya  Libya offers $2.7bn to Lockerbie families



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2015 Tue.   Zimbabwe Lion kills safari guide in park where Cecil lived
Aug. 2  Zimbabwe  Zimbabwe seeks second American 'lion killer' Jul.28   Zimbabwe US dentist 'regrets' killing Zimbabwe lion Cecil
  Walter Palmer who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the well-known animal and insists that he thought he was on a legal hunt
Jul.19   South Africa Surfer Mick Fanning attacked by shark on live TV




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2015 Jan.6  Nigeria Delta  Shell agrees Nigeria oil spill deal



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2013 Nov.19  South Africa  40 feared trapped in South Africa building collapse 2012 Nov.7  Ghana  Shop building collapses in Ghana 2010 Feb.19   Morocco Minaret collapse kills 41




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2015 Aug. 1  Southern Sudan  Thousands risk starvation after government blockades Nile 2011 Sep.5   Somalia Somalia famine 'may kill 750,000'
Aug.3  Somalia  Somalia's famine reaches into Mogadishu Jul.19   Somalia UN to declare famine in Somalia 2005 Jul.18  Niger  Children starving to death



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2004 Nov.10  Ivory Coast  Foreigners flee Ivory Coast Oct.17   Darfur Report: Up to 70,000 dead in Darfur  The WHO: Up to 70,000 refugees have died since March 1 due to various causes, including diseases and malnutrition



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2015 Jul.17   Johannesburg Train crash: 300 injured near Johannesburg




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2006 Feb.3  Egypt  Hopes dim for ferry missing



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2013 Oct.30  Niger  Bodies of migrants found in Niger



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2012 Mar.4  Congo  Ammo dump explodes in Congo, killing 60 2010 Jul.3   Congo Hundreds killed in oil tanker explosion
2006 Dec.26   Nigeria Pipeline explosion kills at least 260 May.12  Nigeria  Oil pipeline explosion kills up to 200 2002 Jan.28   Nigeria Lagos blasts leave 500 dead