Nigeria’s Buhari confirms he’s running in 2019

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed that he will seek another...

Somali parliament speaker resigns, ending political crisis

The speaker of Somalia’s parliament, Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, has...

Ethiopian PM vows to end violence in clash-torn region

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed travelled to a region where...

Army in Mali kills 14 jihadist suspects

Mali’s army said on Saturday it had killed 14 jihadist...

Ethiopia restores internet services

Mobile internet services have been restored in many areas of...

UN peacekeepers die in mortar attack in Mali

Two United Nations peacekeepers have been killed in a mortar...

Robbers blow up Nigerian banks with dynamites

Armed robbers Friday blew up the entrances of five banks...

Former SA President Zuma due in court

South Africa's former President Jacob Zuma is due in court...

Cameroon security forces free 18 hostages

Twelve Europeans and six Cameroonians, who were seized by ‘secessionist...

C Africa militia attack kills UN peacekeeper; 21 others dead

Christian militias stormed a UN base in southern Central Africa...

Zambia hands ultimatum to Cuban ambassador to leave country

The Zambian government on Sunday has issued a seven day...

Six South African workers die in petrol bomb attack

Six miners were killed when unknown attackers threw a petrol...

Sisi gets second term as Egypt’s president

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has been re-elected for a...

South Africa's Winnie Mandela dies

South Africa's anti-apartheid campaigner Winnie Mandela died on Monday at...

Al Shabab militants attack peacekeeper base in Somalia

Islamist militants have launched a gun and bomb attack on...

Botswana’s new president vows to tackle youth unemployment

Botswana’s new president, sworn in on Sunday as the landlocked...

ICC takes Mali war crimes suspect into custody

The International Criminal Court in the Hague has taken into...

Sierra Leone votes to pick new president

Sierra Leone called out to vote on Saturday in the...

Car bomb rocks Libya killing five

At least five people were killed and six wounded when...

Kenya deports opposition Miguna again

Kenyan opposition figure Miguna Miguna has again been deported from...

SA jails ex-estate agent over racist abuse

A former estate agent has become the first person in...

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition backs Abiye Ahmed as new PM

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition voted in Abiye Ahmed as new prime...

Sierra Leone postpones presidential runoff till Saturday

Sierra Leone's Supreme Court on Monday approved the election commission's...