Journalist killed in front of kids in Somalia

A Somali broadcast journalist was killed by a car bomb...

Amnesty claims EU ‘complicit’ in Libya migrant abuse

European governments are “complicit” in grave human rights violations in...

Egypt to ink nuclear deal during Putin’s visit

Egypt will sign contracts with Moscow during Russian President Vladimir...

IS abducts three civilians in Libya’s Sirte

The Islamic State (IS) militants kidnapped three civilians, including a...

Women demand end to South Sudan war

Hundreds of women covered their mouths with tape on Saturday...

‘Kenyan lecturers end strike’

Lecturers in Kenya’s public universities ended a strike on Saturday...

Congo attack leaves 15 UN peacekeepers dead

Suspected Ugandan rebels killed at least 15 Tanzanian U.N. peacekeepers...

Zimbabwe ex-minister Chombo gets bail

Former Zimbabwean finance minister Ignatius Chombo has got bail by...

Airstrike hits Somalia's capital, targeting Shabaab

An air strike hit a village south of Somalia’s capital...

Congo human crisis 'worse than middle east’

Conflict has forced 1.7 million people to flee their homes...

Listeria outbreak kills dozens in South Africa

At least 36 people have died in South Africa after...

UN peacekeeper dies in CAR militant attack

A UN peacekeeper was killed and three others were wounded...

SA, Morocco to restore ties after 13 years

South Africa and Morocco will resume diplomatic ties more than...

Zimbabwe truck accident kills 21

At least 21 people died in Zimbabwe’s northwest province after...

Egyptian lawyer gets prison for inciting rape

An Egyptian court has sentenced a lawyer to three years...

13 Nigerians die in 'Boko Haram suicide attack'

Suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers have killed at least 13...

Report finds 512 died in Somalia bombing

An emergency committee investigating the terrorist atrocity found that t512...

Zimbabwe army men get key cabinet jobs

Zimbabwe's new president Emmerson Mnangagwa has named his cabinet, appointing...

Tanzania faces country-wide power outage

Tanzania was hit by a country-wide blackout early on Thursday...

Egypt forces shoot dead 11 suspected militants

11 suspected militants have been killed by Egyptian security forces...

Security tightened over Kenyatta inauguration

Security has been tightened in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, ahead...

Survivors recall Egypt attack

They arrived in five SUVs, took positions across from the...

31 dead in Libya migrant boat capsize

At least 31 migrants have died after their boat capsized...