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September 10, 2018 3:32 AM South Sudan: Plane crashes into Lake Yirol ‘killing 19’

Nineteen people were killed when a small passenger plane crashed into a lake as it tried to land in thick fog in central South Sudan, reports say. Only four people, including two children, survived the crash, said government official Taban Abel Aguek. The victims include the pilot and co-pilot, a staff member of the Red Cross and an Anglican bishop 27

July 10, 2018 4:44 PM Many injured as plane crashes in South Africa

At least 19 people have been injured in a plane crash near the city of Pretoria in South Africa. Local emergency services posted a picture on Twitter showing passengers being helped from the burning wreckage of a plane in a grassy field. “Medics from ER24 and other services are at the scene of a plane crash at Wonderboom in Pretoria,” said a spokesman 28

April 29, 2018 5:05 PM Three dead after transport plane crashes at Libya oilfield

BENGHAZI, Libya – A Libyan transport plane crashed shortly after takeoff on Sunday at an airfield near El Sharara oilfield, killing three people, the National Oil Corporation (NOC) said. The military C-130 plane had been chartered by Akakus Oil, which operates Sharara, and had delivered 18 tonnes of catering and maintenance supplies to the southwestern 40

October 14, 2017 2:02 PM All Passengers, Crew Killed In Plane Crash

Seven passengers and crew died in a plane crash in Cuilo, a town in northeast Angola, According to an AFP report. Luís António Solo, head of Aero Accidents Investigation and Prevention Office (GPIAA), is quoted saying, “The plane left Kamakenzo airport in Dundo for Luanda at 4:58pm (1558 GMT) on Thursday. We lost contact shortly after take-off,” he told a press 54

April 2, 2017 8:21 AM Zimbabwe: Gweru-Born Prophet 'Invades' South Sudan

South Africa-based and Gweru-born man of the cloth Prophet Gerry King who is making waves across southern Africa through miracle services, recently took his crusade to northeastern Africa where thousands attended his prophetic conference in South Sudan. King was in the war-torn northeastern African country on March 16 as a special guest during a prophetic 7

March 28, 2017 3:10 AM Mugabe is heartless: Mujuru

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is being kept in power by “power-hungry looters”, hence Zimbabweans must take the chance to vote the 93-year-old leader out of office, former Vice-President Joice Mujuru said yesterday. Mujuru, who is opposition National People’s Party (NPP) leader, said this while visiting party officials admitted at Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals’ 20

March 28, 2017 2:32 AM 6 perish in Vumba plane crash

SIX business executives from neighbouring Mozambique reportedly died yesterday in a plane crash in the mountainous Vumba area south-east of Mutare due to suspected bad weather. Manicaland police spokesperson Tavhiringwa Kakohwa would neither deny nor confirm the number of casualties in the plane crash and its intended destination. “l can confirm that there 7

March 28, 2017 1:18 AM UPDATED: Six perish in Vumba plane crash

Adelino DeJesus Mesquita (managing director), Isaac Noor (finance director), Antonio Jeorge Ucucho (legal advisor) and a Zimbabwean, Banele Sibanda (finance and accounts manager), together with crew members, Captain Rui Fonseca Tereira Do-Santos, who was being assisted by his son, Adelino De-Lopus Dos-Santos, were aboard the Mozambican registered Air Transport 2

March 27, 2017 5:10 PM 6 killed in plane crash near Zimbabwe-Mozambique border

HARARE, Zimbabwe – A small plane crashed Monday near the border between Zimbabwe and Mozambique, killing all six people on board. A Mozambican district police commander, Gelindo Vumbuca, said the crash occurred in the Machipanda mountain range, the Portuguese news agency Lusa reported. However, a state-controlled newspaper in Zimbabwe, the Herald, said the plane 4 1

March 21, 2017 11:10 AM South Sudan plane crashes, all 49 passengers, crew survive

JUBA, South Sudan -- A passenger plane crash-landed and burned in Wau, northwestern South Sudan on Monday, but all 49 passengers and crew survived, an airport official. The plane was landing but then crashed, said Wau's Acting Airport Manager Stephen Youngule. "The plane touched down and then jumped up again. The pilot couldn't control it," said Youngule 13