Boko Haram frees 13 hostages

The Islamist militant group Boko Haram has freed 13 hostages...

Mali mine explosion kills five, injures 18

Five civilians were killed and 18 others injured in central...

Libya mosque bombing claims three lives

A twin bombing at a small mosque in Libya’s eastern...

SA mine collapse takes two lives

Two workers have been killed after a section of Sibanye-Stillwater’s...

Kenya deports rival lawyer

Kenyan authorities deported a lawyer charged with treason for attending...

Court hands death sentence to Somali truck bomber

Somalia's military court has sentenced a man to death for...

SA postpones Zuma’s speech amid mounting pressure for resignation

South African President Jacob Zuma's state of the nation speech...

Kenya govt allows two channels to resume broadcasting

Two private Kenyan TV stations are now back on air...

Coast guards recover 16 bodies off Moroccan shore

The bodies of 16 migrants have been recovered by Moroccan...

Kenya detains lawmaker over Odinga’s 'swearing in'

Kenyan police detained a third opposition legislator who attended a...

ANC official demands Zuma’s resignation

A senior official of ruling African National Congress (ANC) wants...

Four die as army, militants clash in Libya

One Libyan soldier and three Islamic State (IS) militants have...

Ninety feared dead in boat capsize off Libya coast

Ninety migrants are feared drowned after a boat capsized off...

S Africa rescues all workers trapped in gold mine

Sibanye-Stillwater said on Friday that all the miners who were...

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...