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Fierce fires have become an annual fixture in Algeria's parched forests as climate change exacerbates a long-running drought.  By - AFP

Deadly wildfires contained in Algeria after homes, livelihoods lost

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Wildfires which killed at least 38 people across northern Algeria have been contained, firefighters said Friday, as volu ...

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South Africa's largest ethnic group, the Zulus, will on Saturday crown a new king following a year of feuding over who s ...

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Algerian firefighters on Thursday brought under control a string of forest blazes that have killed at least 38 people in ...

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Senegal's main opposition politician Ousmane Sonko on Thursday officially launched his candidacy for the country's 2024 ...

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Sierra Leone's main opposition party is calling for an independent probe into last week's deadly clashes and ensuing pol ...

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France on Thursday condemned increasing manipulation of information about its military withdrawal from its former colo ...

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The Ethiopian government on Thursday accused Tigrayan rebels of lacking any interest in peace talks to try to end the de ...

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Sarel Erwee guided South Africa to within sight of a first-innings lead in the first Test against England at Lord's on T ...

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Kenya's outgoing President Uhuru Kenyatta pledged Thursday that there would be a smooth transition of power after a hotl ...

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Burkina Faso's government on Thursday lashed calls on social media to attack the country's Fulani minority, describing t ...

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Feuding officials, questionable calculations and accusations of intimidation and violence -- Kenya's election body is on ...

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At least 38 people died and dozens of others were injured in forest fires that ravaged 14 districts of northern Algeria ...

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Two exiled rebel leaders returned to Chad Thursday two days before the start of landmark talks aimed at paving the way f ...

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The deployment of Burundian troops to help quell rebel groups in the Democratic Republic of Congo's east has divided loc ...

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