SA copper mine fire kills five miners

Five miners died in a fire at a South African...

Tanzania's Magufuli orders strict conditions for prisoners

The president of Tanzania has called for prisoners to be...

Cameroon's president makes bid for seventh term

Cameroon’s President Paul Biya said on Friday he would run...

Nigeria to sign African free-trade agreement soon

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has said the country will sign...

Egypt security forces kill 11 insurgents in Sinai

Egypt’s official news agency says security forces killed at least...

SA releases ex-president Zuma’s son on bail

Duduzane Zuma, the son of former South African president Jacob...

SA charges Zuma’s son with corruption

Duduzane Zuma, the son of scandal-plagued former South African president...

Militants attack Somalia police headquarters

Militants of al Shabaab group stormed police headquarters of Somalia...

Two explosions hit Somalia’s interior ministry

Two explosions occurred near Somalia’s interior ministry and security forces...

S Sudan govt, rebels reach deal on security arrangements

South Sudan’s government and rebels have reached a deal on...

Sierra Leone police arrest ex-vice president

Former vice president of Sierra Leone Victor Foh and Mansaray...

Ethiopia sacks senior prison officials over human rights violation

Ethiopia has fired senior prison officials hours before the release...

Bus, truck collision leaves nine dead in Kenya

Nine people were killed and dozens injured when a bus...

SA court summons Zuma’s son over fatal car crash

Former South African president Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane has been...

Kenya to prosecute county governor in graft case

Kenya’s top prosecutor on Tuesday ordered that a county governor...

Sophia meets Ethiopian PM after recovering lost body parts

Sophia, the famous humanoid robot, has finally met Ethiopia’s prime...

Egypt's nuclear plant construction to begin in next two years

Egypt will begin the construction of its first nuclear power...

Two French soldiers die in Mali car bomb attack

At least two French soldiers were killed in an attack...

Egyptian court delays verdict in mass trial

An Egyptian court on Saturday delayed a final ruling in...

100 migrants die as boat capsizes off Libya

At least 100 migrants, including three children, are feared dead...

Mali militant attack kills six

Islamist militants armed with rockets and explosives raided the headquarters...

Libyan militia takes control of radical Islamist city

Libyan militia leader Khalifa Haftar says that his forces now...

Nine die in Nigeria oil tanker fire

At least nine people were killed and four others injured...