After his father’s death, the photographer Mohamed Altoum went on a journey to understand what it means to be Nubian.
Families have no bodies to bury because the 157 victims perished in a fiery explosion when Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 hurtled to the ground near Addis Ababa.
The deadly storm has affected more than 1.5 million people in the three southern African countries, leaving hundreds missing and stranding tens of thousands.
Returning from a trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo, the agency chief also worried that vaccine supplies could run out.
When the 737 Max was introduced, Boeing and regulators agreed that pilots who had flown an earlier model didn’t need additional simulator training.
The babies died from hospital-acquired infections, a reflection of deeper issues with Tunisia’s health care system, long considered one of the best in Africa but struggling since the 2011 revolution.
At Senegal’s largest national park, poachers seem to outnumber the wildlife, and a highway runs through the middle. So rangers celebrate even small victories, like hints of a pachyderm’s presence.
Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters packed the streets of the capital, rejecting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s offer not to seek a fifth term.
Workers began dismantling dozens of unstable structures on Lagos Island. But many buildings were occupied, and scores of people have been displaced.
This delay is now part of the intense scrutiny over the company’s response to two deadly crashes involving its best-selling 737 Max jet.
Ballots were cast by individuals who were not authorized to vote at the conference, according to interviews and a review of the church’s records.
Officials called off the frantic, daylong search for survivors early Thursday, after more than 35 people had been pulled from the slabs of concrete.
The latest on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, a Boeing 737 Max 8.
President Felix Tshisekedi pardoned political prisoners jailed under his predecessor, fulfilling a promise to do so during his first 100 days in office.
Five family members spanning three generations were among those who illustrated the nation’s growth and ambitious integration into the world economy.
Local residents said at least 70 people were in the three-story structure, which housed a primary and nursery school.
Flickers of progress highlight how much the world has changed in recent years, and how uncertain democracy’s global future remains.
After the Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday, we asked readers to send us their questions about the type of plane that was involved.
Boeing’s chief made a personal appeal to President Trump, calling from Chicago to express his confidence in the safety of the company’s 737 Max 8 jets.