Ethiopia rubbish landslide kills 48 in Addis Ababa

Media captionPolice and rescuers at the site of the rubbish landslide At least 48 people have been killed in a landslide at a vast rubbish dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, officials say. They say dozens of people are still missing since the landslide on Saturday night at the Koshe landfill. A […]

Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills many in Addis Ababa

Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills many in Addis Ababa

Image copyright AP Image caption The area has been a dumping ground for Addis Ababa’s garbage for more than 50 years Thirty-five people have been killed in a landslide at a vast rubbish dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa, officials say. They say dozens of people are still missing since the landslide […]

South African baby girl abducted in Durban found safe and well

South African baby girl abducted in Durban found safe and well

Image copyright South African Police Service Image caption Siwaphiwe Mbambo was abducted when her mother’s car was taken in Durban A one-month-old girl abducted in an apparent car-jacking in the South African city of Durban on Friday has been found safe and well. Police stopped a vehicle between Durban and Pietermaritzburg at about midnight on […]

South Korea’s Park leaves presidential palace after impeachment

Media captionPark Geun-hye was greeted at home by hundreds of supporters Ousted South Korean leader Park Geun-hye has now left the presidential palace, two days after judges upheld parliament’s decision to impeach her. Ms Park arrived at her home in southern Seoul amid waving supporters. She has been impeached over her role in a corruption […]

UN: World facing greatest humanitarian crisis since 1945

Media captionYemen’s war is leaving children on the brink of famine The world is facing its largest humanitarian crisis since 1945, the United Nation’s humanitarian chief said as he pleaded for help to avoid “a catastrophe”. Stephen O’Brien told the UN Security Council more than 20 million people are facing starvation and famine in Yemen, […]

Durban police search for baby abducted in South Africa ‘car-jacking’

Durban police search for baby abducted in South Africa ‘car-jacking’

Image copyright South African Police Service Image caption The one-month-old baby girl who was abducted when a car was stolen in Durban, South Africa Police in the South African city of Durban are searching for a baby girl who was in a vehicle when it was stolen in an apparent car-jacking on Friday. The mother […]

Nigeria President Buhari: I’ve never been so sick

Media captionNigeria’s President Buhari arrives home after medical leave in London. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has never been “so sick” as he has felt in recent weeks. He was speaking to dignitaries in the capital, Abuja, after returning from seven weeks of medical leave in the UK. His absence led to some […]

Nigeria President Buhari: I’ve never been so sick

Media captionNigeria’s President Buhari arrives home after medical leave in London. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has never been “so sick” as he has felt in recent weeks. He was speaking to dignitaries in the capital, Abuja, after returning from seven weeks of medical leave in the UK. His absence led to some […]

Nigeria President Buhari: I’ve never been so sick

Media captionNigeria’s President Buhari arrives home after medical leave in London. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has never been “so sick” as he has felt in recent weeks. He was speaking to dignitaries in the capital, Abuja, after returning from seven weeks of medical leave in the UK. His absence led to some […]