Kenya investigates local role in Nairobi hotel attack

Investigators in Kenya are exploring the possibility that some of...

Doctor, teen die in Sudan protests

A doctor and a 16-year-old have been killed in Sudan...

Algeria to hold presidential election on April 18

Algeria will hold a presidential election on April 18, the...

Kenya confirms deaths of 21 victims in hotel siege

Kenyan security forces have killed all the Somali militants who...

South Africa to finalise long-term energy plan next month

South Africa is aiming to finalise a long-term plan for...

Kenya president declares end of Nairobi hotel siege

Kenya’s president said early on Wednesday that security forces had...

Nairobi attack: Hotel gunmen in armed standoff with police

Police and anti-terrorist forces have been fighting to regain control...

Blasts, gunfire around Nairobi hotel

Explosions and gunfire are being reported around a hotel complex...

ICC acquits former Ivory Coast president

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague has acquitted...

Toto on eternal loop 'down in Africa'

The world's oldest desert is to be blessed with one...

Zimbabwean protesters block roads over fuel price hike

Protesters barricaded roads and burned tires in a suburb of...

SA bloc urges Congo to recount votes cast in election

An influential African bloc has urged Democratic Republic of Congo...

Suitcase of cash stolen from Mugabe

A suitcase containing $150,000 (£117,600) in cash was stolen from...

Omdurman protests kill three Sudanese

Three Sudanese protesters were killed during demonstrations in the city...

Mozambique indicts 18 for involvement in $2b loan fraud

Mozambique has indicted 18 citizens for their involvement in fraud...

Gabon thwarts military coup attempt

Gabon foiled an attempted military coup on Monday, arresting several...

Army seizes power ‘to restore democracy’ in Gabon

The military says it has seized power in oil-rich Gabon,...

Sudan security forces arrest Khartoum University lecturers

Sudanese security authorities arrested several faculty members from Khartoum University...

Congo election results delayed past Sunday deadline

Preliminary results from Democratic Republic of Congo’s tumultuous presidential election...

Explosives expert dies defusing bomb near Cairo church

An Egyptian police officer was killed on Saturday while attempting...

US deploys small military force in Congo

President Donald Trump said on Friday that US military personnel...

10 al-Shabab extremists killed in US airstrike in Somalia

The US military says it has carried out an airstrike...

Somalia govt orders top UN official to leave

Somalia’s government has ordered the top United Nations official in...