Seven Sudanese officials perish in plane crash

Governor of Sudan’s eastern state of Gedaref and six state officials were killed on Sunday in a helicopter crash near the Ethiopian border. The plane carrying governor Mirghani Salih and members of the state security committee was en…

Durban taxi crash injures multiple passengers

Emergency services had to use the jaws of life to free passengers trapped in a taxi, which crashed outside Durban on Saturday. Rescue Care spokesman Garrith Jamieson said paramedics were dispatched to the M1 and N2 interchange,…

Yellow fever outbreak kills 9 in Nigeria

Nigerian health authorities on Wednesday confirmed nine people have been killed by a yellow fever outbreak in the southern state of Edo since last month. Following an investigation into the yellow fever epidemic, 10 local government…