20-Oct-2022 to 07:53

Mass grave uncovered in Malawi

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Police in Malawi have discovered a mass grave with 25 bodies suspected to be Ethiopian migrants who were en route to South Africa.

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05-Oct-2022 to 11:04

Senegal shipwreck still rankles 20 years later

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — On September 26, 2002, the ship Le Joola sank off the coast of The Gambia, taking with it 1,863 people officially and more than 2,000 according to the associations set up by the victims’ families.

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26-Sep-2022 to 13:11

Le Joola: Africa's worst maritime tragedy 20 years on

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The MV Le Joola was caught up in Africa's worst maritime tragedy off the coasts of Senegal and neighbouring Gambia which claimed more than 1, 800 lives according to conservative estimates.

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19-Sep-2022 to 17:40

Rwanda: 137 perish from natural disasters since January

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Landslides, floods and other natural disasters triggered by downpours have left 137 people dead in Rwanda since January this year, an official report revealed Monday.

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19-Sep-2022 to 05:55

Ramaphosa orders probe into student road crash deaths

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an investigation into last week’s road accident that claimed the lives of 21 people, including 19 students, in KwaZulu-Natal province.

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12-Sep-2022 to 12:12

S/Africa: Four killed as mine dam collapses

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A mine dam has collapsed in the diamond mining town of Jagersfontein in Free State province, killing four people and injuring 40 others, Mineral Resources and Energy Minister of Gwede Mantashe announced on Monday.

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05-Sep-2022 to 13:24

Horror crash claims 11 lives in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A horrific head-on collision has killed 11 people in South Africa's Northern Cape province at the weekend, the Police Service said on Monday.

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