H1N1 flu kills 16 in Morocco

H1N1 flu has killed 16 people in Morocco, the government...

Car bombing kills two at Somalia shopping mall

A car bomb exploded at a shopping mall in Somalia’s...

Tomb with 50 mummies found in Egypt

Fifty mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (305-30BC) have...

Egypt lawmakers to propose constitution amendment bill

A coalition of Egyptian parliamentarians will submit a request for...

Four Libyan soldiers die in clashes

At least four Libyan soldiers were killed when forces loyal...

H1N1 virus claims five lives in Morocco

At least five people have died in Morocco after contracting...

Nigeria rival candidate to consider amnesty for graft suspects

Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar said on Wednesday he...

Cameroon arrests main opposition leader for protest

Cameroonian authorities arrested opposition leader Maurice Kamto on Monday, his...

Sudanese president fights for survival as protests spread

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir does little to hide his contempt...

Egypt opens new int’l airport in Giza for trial flights

Egypt opened a new international airport on the outskirts of...

South Sudanese fear leaving UN protected camps

Tracing his fingers over the metal fencing at a United...

New Congo president Tshisekedi calls for unity after divisive election

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi called for national reconciliation on Thursday...

Abiy's Ethiopia pardons 13,000 accused of treason or terrorism

Ethiopia has pardoned more than 13,000 people in the past...

Ten UN peacekeepers die in Mali attack

Ten UN peacekeepers from Chad were killed and at least...

Congo's Fayulu rejects court ruling, declares himself president

Congo opposition candidate Martin Fayulu rejected a court ruling on...

Photojournalist dies in Tripoli clashes

A freelance photographer, who had contributed to the Associated Press...

Kenya investigates local role in Nairobi hotel attack

Investigators in Kenya are exploring the possibility that some of...

Doctor, teen die in Sudan protests

A doctor and a 16-year-old have been killed in Sudan...

Algeria to hold presidential election on April 18

Algeria will hold a presidential election on April 18, the...

Kenya confirms deaths of 21 victims in hotel siege

Kenyan security forces have killed all the Somali militants who...

South Africa to finalise long-term energy plan next month

South Africa is aiming to finalise a long-term plan for...

Kenya president declares end of Nairobi hotel siege

Kenya’s president said early on Wednesday that security forces had...

Nairobi attack: Hotel gunmen in armed standoff with police

Police and anti-terrorist forces have been fighting to regain control...