Articles by News24 Africa


Rights groups warn Ethiopia against return to repression

2018-10-21 18:06:32
Rights groups are calling on Ethiopia's reformist new leader to stop using repressive tactics once favoured by the previous leadership, in their most outspoken criticism since Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in April. Source

DRC rebels kill 13, abduct kids in Ebola outbreak region

2018-10-21 16:00:14
Congolese rebels killed 13 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the centre of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, DRC's military says, as the violence threatened to again force the suspension of crucial virus containment efforts. Source

Kanye bonds with Africa

2018-10-21 14:58:36
He claims to be the best living recording artist with the spirits of Fela Kuti, Bob Marley and Tupac Shakur running through him, but Kuti’s son soon put the record straight. Source