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People look on after the Precious Talent Top School building collapsed in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, leaving many dead and injured, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019.   Officials said at least seven are dead and many others are injured, some in critical condition, taken to hospital after the school building collapsed in Nairobi. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
At least 7 killed as school collapses in Kenya's capitalOfficials say 7 killed as school collapses in Kenya's capital; dozens taken to hospital
The Associated Press28 minutes ago
Britain's royal couple Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex, greet youths on a visit to the Nyanga Methodist Church in Cape Town, South Africa, Monday, Sept, 23, 2019, which houses a project where children are taught about their rights, self-awareness and safety, and are provided self-defence classes and female empowerment training to young girls in the community. The royal couple are starting their first official tour as a family with their infant son, Archie (Courtney Africa / Africa News Agency via AP, Pool)
Harry and Meghan start 1st official tour as family in AfricaHarry and Meghan start 1st official tour as family in South Africa with infant son, Archie
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ugandan leader questions US sanctions against former protegeUganda's president questions US sanctions against former protege over alleged abuses
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Officials say at least 7 killed as school collapses in Kenya's capital; others taken to hospitalOfficials say at least 7 killed as school collapses in Kenya's capital; others taken to hospital
The Associated Press8 hours ago
Ailing Iranian held by Somali pirates is releasedA humanitarian group working to free people taken hostage by Somali pirates in recent years says an Iranian man held for four-and-a-half years has been released and is on his way home
The Associated Press2 days ago
'Welcome back' - a reporter's fraught re-entry to ZimbabweAfter 16 years in journalistic exile, Andrew Meldrum returns to Zimbabwe, where he worked as a reporter for 23 years until being expelled by Robert Mugabe's government. This time he was covering the former leader's legacy of corruption and abuse.
The Associated Press2 days ago
FILE - In this Tuesday July 12, 2016 file photo, an elephant is lifted by a crane in an upside down position in Lilongwe, Malawi, in the first step of an assisted migration of 500 of the threatened species. African Parks, which manages three Malawian reserves is moving the 500 elephants from Liwonde National Park, this month and next, and again next year when vehicles can maneuver on the rugged terrain during Southern Africa's dry winter. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Harry and Meghan make 1st official tour as family in AfricaHarry and Meghan make 1st official tour as family in Africa, starting in troubled South Africa
The Associated Press3 days ago
Nigerian military accuses aid group of aiding Boko HaramNigeria's military accuses international aid group of aiding Boko Haram, which group denies
The Associated Press3 days ago
Nigeria police nab main suspect in apparent serial killingsNigeria police arrest main suspect in apparent serial killings that sparked women's protests
The Associated Press3 days ago
Ethiopia: Egypt's Nile dam proposal is against 'sovereignty'Ethiopia says latest Egypt proposal on massive Nile dam is against country's 'sovereignty'
The Associated Press3 days ago
Zimbabwean medical staff march on the streets of Harare, Thursday Sept. 19, 2019. Zimbabwean doctors protesting the alleged abduction of a union leader won a High court ruling allowing them to march and handover a petition to the parliament.The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association has said its president, Peter Magombeyi, was abducted on Saturday after calling for a pay strike, and members say they will not return to work until he is found. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe doctor is found alive after alleged abductionZimbabwe doctor is found alive after alleged abduction that led to days of protests
The Associated Press3 days ago
US actor and activist George Clooney speaks at a press conference about South Sudan in London, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. The largest multinational oil consortium in South Sudan is "proactively participating in the destruction" of the country, the actor George Clooney and co-founder of The Sentry watchdog group told The Associated Press this week. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Watchdog says global oil consortium hurting South SudanWatchdog says global oil consortium hurting South Sudan after years of civil war
The Associated Press3 days ago
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