At least 14 dead in car bomb in Somali capital

At least 14 people were killed and 10 others wounded...

Human Rights Watch warns against rush to Libya elections

Libya is not ready to hold free and fair elections,...

Some kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls ‘return home’

Some of the 110 schoolgirls abducted from the Nigerian town...

Somali teen rejects govt job over Al Shabaab fears

A sixteen-year-old boy has refused to take the role of...

Zimbabwe amnesty: Nation looters still to return $827m

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has released the names of hundreds...

Somali clans sign peace deal to end vendetta

Two rival Somali clans have signed up to a groundbreaking...

Zimbabwe presidential polls in July

Zimbabwe's first presidential and parliamentary elections since the end of...

15 die in Kenya as rains wreak havoc

At least 15 people were killed and scores injured in...

Morocco plans $15.8b spending if it hosts 2026 soccer World Cup

Morocco has proposed using 14 stadiums and budgeting to spend...

Botswana leader denounces Trump for ‘encouraging poaching’

The outgoing president of Botswana has attacked his US counterpart...

South Africa charges Jacob Zuma with $2.5b arms deal corruption

Former South African president Jacob Zuma was charged with corruption...

Mauritius PM slams defiant president

Mauritian Prime Minister said on Thursday it is deplorable that...

Human smuggling: Libya issues warrants for 205 ‘traffickers’

Libya has issued 205 arrest warrants for Libyans and foreigners...

Ethiopia bus plunge takes 38 lives

Thirty-eight people have died in Ethiopia after the bus in...

US mulls lifting Chad travel ban, says Tillerson

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Washington was...

Congo rival leader to return home for presidential bid

Exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi vowed to return to...

Lightning strikes Rwanda church, killing 16

At least 16 people were killed and 140 others injured...

Hundreds of migrants picked up between Libya and Italy

International charity ships and Libya’s coastguard picked up several hundred...

Mauritian president to quit over credit card row

Mauritian President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, Africa’s only female head of state,...

Starvation likely to kill 2.0m children in Congo

More than two million children in the Democratic Republic of...

Russia eyes diamond, platinum projects in Zimbabwe

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Thursday his country...

SA’s Cape Town may avoid water shut-off

South African city of Cape Town will not have to...

Tea trees gaining popularity in Kenya

At Sweet Waters, a village in central Kenya, Veronicah Nyambura...