Several worshippers with gunshot wounds were receiving treatment at the hospital, the source said.
06 Aug 2017 7:48 PM
The armed groups accused of abuses by the UN operate in areas where Mali's army and state is absent or has a very limited presence.
06 Aug 2017 12:26 PM
The men belong to two of the country's main ethnic groups, Kenyatta from the Kikuyu, the largest, and Odinga the Luo.
06 Aug 2017 7:46 AM
Pistorius is serving a 6-year jail term for murdering his girlfriend Reeva, a model and law graduate, in his Pretoria house in 2013.
04 Aug 2017 6:44 PM
The idea is to give Muslim worshippers a way to plug in fast to Islamic teachings and correct misconceptions of religious texts.
01 Aug 2017 1:55 PM
The violence in east Africa's richest economy, seen as a bastion of stability, traumatised the nation and stunned observers.
01 Aug 2017 9:30 AM
Uganda’s defence ministry said its soldiers were part of the AMISOM convoy and an unspecified number of its soldiers had been killed.
31 Jul 2017 11:11 AM
The elite private college had given Arlow, a geography teacher, a final written warning for his actions but had kept him on staff.
28 Jul 2017 9:13 PM
Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said he was ready for dialogue, but any solution must respect Qatar's sovereignty.
25 Jul 2017 10:23 AM
The jihadists have threatened to carry out further attacks on Christians, who make up about 10 percent of Egypt's 90 million people.
25 Jul 2017 9:46 AM
The new video says US voters elected 'arguably the most stupid president a country could ever have'.
24 Jul 2017 5:19 PM
The Nigeria-based extremist group Boko Haram often targets the city with suicide bombers and increasingly has been using female ones.
24 Jul 2017 3:01 PM
Spokesman Danbatta Bello says another bomber got stuck in barbed wire and blew up not far from the mosque.
17 Jul 2017 6:44 PM
The protesters, mostly young males, succeeded in forcing the bulldozers to turn away, but clashes soon began.
17 Jul 2017 4:40 PM
A report, published by the UN Mission in South Sudan, said that the peacekeepers responded by firing warning shots into the air.
16 Jul 2017 1:31 PM
Islamic extremist group's insurgency has killed more than 20,000 people, abducted thousands and spilled over into neighboring countries.
12 Jul 2017 5:22 PM
Police spokesman Pierre Nkurikiye confirmed on his Twitter feed that eight people had died, adding that the blast left 50 wounded.
10 Jul 2017 6:57 PM
Dozens of masked militants then descended on the site in 24 Land Cruiser SUVs and opened fire on the soldiers.
08 Jul 2017 3:48 PM
Government and local officials decided to stop the rescue in agreement with the families, the lawmaker said.
06 Jul 2017 8:02 PM
The accident occurred on Tuesday around 10 km outside the town of Bambari, around 300 km northeast of the capital Bangu./
06 Jul 2017 9:25 AM