Power cut traps 1000 gold miners underground in S Africa

Sibanye-Stillwater said on Thursday that over 1,000 miners were stuck...

South Africa's Zuma asks prosecutors to drop graft charges

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has provided arguments on why...

Kenyan channels to stay off air over opposition coverage

Three Kenyan TV stations will stay off the air until...

Liberia’s Weah to drop ‘racist’ clause of constitution

Liberia's President George Weah has called for the removal of...

Blast leaves three children dead in Libya

Three children were killed by unexploded ordnance when they were...

Egypt polls: Sisi gets last-minute competitor

An Egyptian politician emerged just ahead of a deadline on...

S Sudan rebels release 15 prisoners

A South Sudanese rebel group released 15 army soldiers it...

Libya tribal fighting leaves three dead

Three people have been killed during a retaliatory tribal fighting...

Attack on Mali army camp leaves 14 soldiers dead

At least 14 soldiers have been killed and 17 wounded...

Trump takes U-turn, tells ‘deeply respects’ African leaders

President Donald Trump has said he “deeply respects” the people...

Turn off toilet taps to ease water crisis: SA govt

Residents in the South African city of Cape Town have...

Algerian army ambush leaves seven dead

Algeria’s troops have killed seven armed men have been killed...

Zimbabwe university finally releases Grace Mugabe's PhD thesis

The University of Zimbabwe has published former First Lady Grace...

Egypt’s Sisi in ‘uncontested’ presidential race

Abdel Fattah al-Sisi’s last main challenger for the presidency pulled...

Libya twin car bombing takes more than 30 lives

At least 33 people have been killed and dozens more...

Liberia swears in ex-footballer Weah as president

Former international footballer George Weah has been sworn in as...

Police shoot dead seven festival goers in Ethiopia

Clashes during a religious festival in Ethiopia's northern Amhara regional...

Five die in Congo anti-Kabila protests

At least five people have been killed in the Democratic...

Tunisian forces kill top aide of Al Qaeda leader

Tunisian security forces have killed a top aide of Abu...

Nigerian police confirm release of abducted expatriates

Two Americans and two Canadians have been freed after being...

SA ruling party to force Zuma to step down- eNCA TV

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) declined to comment...

Musuveni may restart signing death warrants

Ugandan leader Yoweri Museveni may resume signing off on death...

Sudan detains Reuters, AFP reporters in Khartoum

Sudanese authorities have detained a Reuters stringer and an AFP...