Fire at Cameroon parliament building

Cameroon's main parliament building in its capital Yaoundé was badly...

Zimbabwe's Mugabe appears in public

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has appeared in first public appearance...

'Mugabe shall go'

Leaders of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's party are making plans...

Clouds over fate of Zimbabwe’s Mugabe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s fate hung in the balance on...

Multiple suicide blasts kill 14 in Nigeria

Four suicide bombers detonated in Nigeria's Borno state capital and...

Army takes power in Zimbabwe, says president ‘safe’

Zimbabwe’s military seized power early on Wednesday targeting “criminals” around...

Soldiers seize Zimbabwe state broadcaster

Soldiers deployed across the Zimbabwe capital Harare and seized the...

Zimbabwe army chief warns Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s top general warned on Monday that the military would...

‘33 die’ in Congo train crash

At least 33 people were killed in a train crash...

Egypt destroys arms convoy at Libya border

Egyptian military jets destroyed 10 vehicles carrying weapons, ammunition and...

Congo militiamen on trial for child rape

Eighteen militiamen are on trial in the east of the...

Tanzania 'grenade' explosion kills six schoolchildren

At least six children have been killed and 25 others...

UN adopts resolution to combat Somalian pirates

The Security Council Tuesday adopted a resolution to condemn the...

Zimbabwe's Mugabe fires Vice President

Zimbabwe's Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been removed from his post,...

Migrant boat capsizes in Libya, killing 5

At least five migrants died and many others feared missing...

Senegal bus crash kills 25 people

Two buses in Senegal collided – thereby killing at least...

Congo clash kills seven, Renegade Colonel surrenders

Clashes between Congolese troops and supporters of a renegade colonel...

Libya navy rescues 200 illegal immigrants

The Libyan navy rescued 200 illegal immigrants from a rubber...

Zimbabwe police arrest American over ‘anti-government plot’

Police in Zimbabwe charged an American woman over a tweet...

Kenya's lecturers strike over salaries

Kenyan lecturers in public universities have launched a strike to...

Russia, Nigeria ink nuclear power plants deal

Russia has signed a deal to build two nuclear power...

US captures Benghazi attack suspect

US forces have captured a militant who is believed to...

UN calls for probe into Libya killing

UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on Sunday called for...