According to the Mosaique FM radio broadcaster, the suspect also wounded a Tunisian serviceman, who was then transported to a nearby hospital.
A 30-year-old former water polo star and Sports Illustrated model, Fiona Viotti, is said to have been romantically involved with an 18-year-old final-year pupil. According to reports in the local media, he wanted to break up with her but the teacher threatened him on WhatsApp.
MOSCOW, October 13 (Sputnik) - Tunisia is holding the second round of the presidential election on Sunday. The first round of the vote was held on September 15, but none of the candidates gained the absolute majority needed to win the race.
The Liverpool player is accompanied by fashion icon Alessandra Ambrosio, who recently split with her long-time underwear employer, Victoria’s Secret.
According to local reports, an armed group attacked a mosque in the village of Salmossi in the province of Oudalan in Burkina Faso on the evening of 11 October.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) The Office of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Friday that it was proud of the head of the government being awarded with the Nobel Peace Prize.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russians were likely among crew members of the An-72 transport aircraft that crashed in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and their names are being established, Natalia Kononova, the press secretary of the Russian Embassy in the DRC, said on Friday.
A plane belonging to the private Silverstone airline crashed in Kenya, and several passengers were injured, according to the local radio station Capital FM.
An Antonov An-72 cargo plane with eight people on board disappeared Thursday afternoon in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), an hour after taking off from Goma, according to news portal Actualite.CD.
The West African country is the largest oil and gas producer in Africa, with oil accounting for upwards of 90 percent of its foreign exchange earnings.
Airport and airline officials said the plane turned around in mid-air due to an engine fire.
Migrant children sent off to their respective home countries in Africa to avoid becoming “Westernised” run the risk of abuse and forced marriage, the Swedish authorities have warned.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - Talks between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia on the development and construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam failed due to the Ethiopian side's refusal to take Cairo's water interests into the account, the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation said on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Daesh affiliate in West Africa dominates large tracts of Nigeria’s north-eastern Borno province. The nation’s military recently consolidated soldiers in large "supercamps" instead of poorly protected rural positions to battle the terrorist group, which controls much of the region, the report explained.
On Monday, twin attacks targeted a European military convoy in the Somali capital of Mogadishu and a base for US and Somali forces in Baledogle.
A car was blown up in an alleged suicide attack near a group of foreign troops in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, while another car bomb was detonated at the gate of a military airstrip that serves as a base for US and Somali forces,
The Duchess of Sussex, known for her love of posh clothes and pricey accessories, has opted for a $550 necklace with a traditional Turkish symbol intended to help dispel jealousy and negativity, and which is often seen on numerous souvenirs from the Middle Eastern country.
Over 300 beaten, starved and shackled men and boys have been freed from a “house of torture,” that was disguised as an Islamic school building in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna.
In recent years, many African countries not embroiled in ongoing internal conflicts have picked up the pace of economic development, witnessing growth levels impressive even for developing states. Their success has already attracted some foreign investors, but so far Russia has not been at the top of this list.
Violent protests have flared up in Cape Town, South Africa over the last few days amid a potential backlash against a crackdown by authorities on minibus taxi drivers, adding to the chaotic atmosphere in the city, which has been experiencing an upsurge of gang activity in the last few months.