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B. 06-21 Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town Garabulli, Libya
2. 06-16 EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found Mediterranean Sea, Egypt
06-15 EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean Mediterranean Sea, Egypt
E. 06-15 Niger says 34 migrants found dead in Sahara Desert Assamakka, Niger
F. 06-12 Congo: Boat collision on lake kills at least 27 people Lake Maindombe, Congo
6. 06-01 EgyptAir crash: Black box signals heard by search teams Egypt
H. 05-29 European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants' Mediterranean Sea, Libya
I. 05-27 Italy navy: 135 saved, 45 bodies retrieved from migrant boat Mediterranean Sea, Libya
9. 05-26 MH370: BBC reader finds possible debris in Mozambique Macaneta, Mozambique

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EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt
Jun. 16   Egypt
  The cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month has been found in the Mediterranean, Egyptian investigators say
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Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt


June 2016 ... more > Top ^
Tue.   Libya
Jun. 16   Egypt  
  The cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month has been found in the Mediterranean, Egyptian investigators say
Jun. 15   Egypt EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt
  Wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean last month has been found, Egyptian investigators say
 Niger  Niger says 34 migrants found dead in Sahara Desert Jun. 12  Congo  Congo: Boat collision on lake kills at least 27 people Jun. 1   Egypt   EgyptAir crash: Black box signals heard by search teams  Signals have been detected that are likely to have come from one of the black boxes of the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month

May 2016 ... more > Top ^
May. 29   Libya     European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants'
Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya
  Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says
May.27  Libya  Italy navy: 135 saved, 45 bodies retrieved from migrant boat May.26  Mozambique  MH370: BBC reader finds possible debris in Mozambique  Libya  Migrant crisis: Many feared dead in shipwreck off Libya May.23   Egypt EgyptAir: Crashed flight MS804 'did not swerve' May.22   Egypt EgyptAir: Submarine searches for missing flight data recorders May.21  Egypt  EgyptAir audio indicated no apparent issues hours before losing contact May.20   Egypt   EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin before crash
  There were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir passenger plane before it crashed in the Mediterranean on Thursday, reports say   Egypt   EgyptAir crash: Debris found from flight MS804 Map of Alexandria Egypt  Debris from the missing EgyptAir flight has been found floating in the Mediterranean, 290km (180 miles) from Alexandria, Egyptian officials say

April 2016 ... more > Top ^
Apr.30  South Africa  Rescued circus lions from Colombia and Peru flown to South Africa  Sudan  Sudanese army transport plane crashes, killing all 5 crew  Libya  Migrant crisis: Scores missing after boat sinks off Libya  Somalia  Somalia mosque collapses kills 15 in Mogadishu Apr.29  Kenya  Kenya flooding: Nairobi six-storey building collapses Apr.28   Kenya African leaders meet for Giants Club elephant summit


year 2015 Top ^

Dec.24   Nigeria Nigeria gas explosion kills more than 100 people
Nov.3  Egypt  Sinai crash: Russia plane flight recorders to be examined Aug.27   Libya     Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds   Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say Aug.22   Libya Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Aug.15  Libya  More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat 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 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 hun... Jul.19  South Africa  Surfer Mick Fanning attacked by shark on live TV Jul.17  Johannesburg  Train crash: 300 injured near Johannesburg Jun.4  Ghana  Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra 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...
Jan.17  Malawi  Malawi: Deadly floods menace tens of thousands Jan.6  Nigeria Delta  Shell agrees Nigeria oil spill deal

year 2014 Top ^

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
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.5   Sierra Leone Sierra Leone declares Ebola lockdown Aug.17   Liberia Protesters attack Liberia Ebola unit Aug.6   Liberia Liberia's president declares state of emergency over Ebola 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 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

year 2013 Top ^

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


year 2012 Top ^

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

year 2011 Top ^

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  The United Nations is set to declare a famine in parts of Somalia as it suffers the worst drought in more than half a century

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 Jan.28   Nigeria Lagos blasts leave 500 dead
Jan.19  Congo  Half of the city has been burned


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 PM's wife killed in car crash   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. First Ebola case in Mali confirmed   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 Sierra Leone declares Ebola lockdown Protesters attack Liberia Ebola unit Liberia's president declares state of emergency over Ebola   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 Cholera deaths near 500   European migrant crisis: Shipwrecks 'kill up to 700 migrants' Map of Mediterranean Sea Libya




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2015
Jun.4  Ghana  Ghana petrol station inferno kills 150 in Accra
2013
Aug.6   Kenya
2011
Sep.12  Kenya  Dozens die in pipeline fire




Africa, Disasters Earthquake Timeline ... See World Earthquake timeline Top ^
2004
Feb.23  Morocco  Quake kills 600
2003
May.21   Algeria




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2012
Nov.17  Egypt  Egypt bus-train crash kills 50 children
2009
Mar.6   Zimbabwe




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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
Oct.24  Mali  'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl
Oct.23   Mali
Sep.26   West Africa
Sep.5   Sierra Leone
Aug.17   Liberia
Aug.6   Liberia
Mar.22   Guinea
2008
Dec.18  Zimbabwe  Cholera deaths pass 1,000
Dec.2   Zimbabwe
2006
Feb.8  Nigeria  Deadly bird flu found




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2016
Jun. 12  Congo  Congo: Boat collision on lake kills at least 27 people
May. 29   Libya
  Up to 700 migrants are feared drowned in a series of shipwrecks off the coast of Libya in the last few days, the UN refugee agency says
May.27  Libya  Italy navy: 135 saved, 45 bodies retrieved from migrant boat May.26  Libya  Migrant crisis: Many feared dead in shipwreck off Libya Apr.30  Libya  Migrant crisis: Scores missing after boat sinks off Libya 2015 Aug.27   Libya   Libya boats capsize off Zuwara carrying hundreds   Hundreds of people are feared dead after two boats carrying up to 500 migrants capsized at Mediterranean Sea, residents and officials say Aug.22   Libya Up to 3,000 migrants rescued near Libya coast Aug.15  Libya  More than 40 migrants died in overcrowded boat 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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2002 Jan.19  Congo  Half of the city has been burned



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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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2016 Jun. 16   Egypt EgyptAir plane's voice recorder found
Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt
  The cockpit voice recorder from the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month has been found in the Mediterranean, Egyptian investigators say
Jun. 15   Egypt EgyptAir crash: Wreckage found in Mediterranean
Map of Mediterranean Sea Egypt
  Wreckage of the EgyptAir flight that went missing over the Mediterranean last month has been found, Egyptian investigators say
Jun. 1   Egypt EgyptAir crash: Black box signals heard by search teams  Signals have been detected that are likely to have come from one of the black boxes of the EgyptAir plane that crashed last month May.26  Mozambique  MH370: BBC reader finds possible debris in Mozambique May.23   Egypt EgyptAir: Crashed flight MS804 'did not swerve' May.22   Egypt EgyptAir: Submarine searches for missing flight data recorders May.21  Egypt  EgyptAir audio indicated no apparent issues hours before losing contact May.20   Egypt EgyptAir: 'Smoke detected' inside cabin before crash
  There were smoke alerts inside the cabin of the EgyptAir passenger plane before it crashed in the Mediterranean on Thursday, reports say May.20   Egypt EgyptAir crash: Debris found from flight MS804 Map of Alexandria Egypt  Debris from the missing EgyptAir flight has been found floating in the Mediterranean, 290km (180 miles) from Alexandria, Egyptian officials say Apr.30  Sudan  Sudanese army transport plane crashes, killing all 5 crew 2015 Nov.3  Egypt  Sinai crash: Russia plane flight recorders to be examined 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 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 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



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2016 Apr.30  South Africa  Rescued circus lions from Colombia and Peru flown to South Africa Apr.28   Kenya African leaders meet for Giants Club elephant summit
2015 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... 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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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  The United Nations is set to declare a famine in parts of Somalia as it suffers the worst drought in more than half a century 2005 Jul.18  Niger  Children starving to death



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2016 Apr.30  Somalia  Somalia mosque collapses kills 15 in Mogadishu Apr.29  Kenya  Kenya flooding: Nairobi six-storey building collapses 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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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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2016 Tue.   Libya Libya conflict: Mystery blast kills dozens in western town
2015 Dec.24   Nigeria Nigeria gas explosion kills more than 100 people 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