Tag Archives: Public safety

03 October 19

DRC: At least 15 killed in unlicensed mine collapse

At least 15 people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the collapse of an unlicensed gold mine.

26 September 19

Kenya: 7 children killed in Nairobi school collapse

At least seven children have been killed in the Kenyan capital Nairobi after a primary school collapsed.

15 October 18

Africa’s youngest billionaire abducted in Tanzania

Africas youngest billionaire has been abducted by gunmen in the Tanzanian capital of Dar Es Salaam.

24 September 18

Tanzania: Ferry death toll hits 224, ship’s managers questioned

Authorities in Tanzania say the death toll from last weeks ferry incident has risen to 224 while the ship’s managers have been detained for questioning.

28 June 18

Kenya: 15 killed in Nairobi market fire

At least 15 people have been killed in a fire at a market in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi.

10 March 18

Rwanda: 16 people killed as lightening strike hits church

At least 16 people have been killed and 140 others injured when lightning struck a church on Saturday.

14 June 17

Kenya: Building collapse kills at least two people

At least two people in Kenya have died and an unknown number are missing after a building collapsed in Nairobi on Tuesday.

08 May 17

Tanzania: 36 killed in school bus crash

A school bus full of pupils has crashed in Tanzania, killing 36 people – most of whom were children.


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