ICC takes Mali war crimes suspect into custody

The International Criminal Court in the Hague has taken into...

Sierra Leone votes to pick new president

Sierra Leone called out to vote on Saturday in the...

Car bomb rocks Libya killing five

At least five people were killed and six wounded when...

Kenya deports opposition Miguna again

Kenyan opposition figure Miguna Miguna has again been deported from...

SA jails ex-estate agent over racist abuse

A former estate agent has become the first person in...

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition backs Abiye Ahmed as new PM

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition voted in Abiye Ahmed as new prime...

Sierra Leone postpones presidential runoff till Saturday

Sierra Leone's Supreme Court on Monday approved the election commission's...

Egypt goes to polls

Egyptians begin three days of voting on Monday to elect...

Bomb rocks Egypt city days before election, killing two

Two policemen were killed in the Egyptian city of Alexandria...

13 rebels die in clashes with Congolese army

Congo’s military said it had killed 13 militiamen during clashes...

Man could cause extinction of half of African species

The actions of mankind could lead to the extinction of...

DR Congo refuses to attend donor conference in Geneva

The Democratic Republic of Congo says it will not attend...

Egyptian government launches their own version of Facebook

Egyptian government has launched a social media platform similar to...

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...