Seven die in Congo anti-govt protests

Security forces killed at least seven people in the Democratic...

Kenya road crash claims 30 lives

At least 30 people have been killed and dozens injured...

Congo orders internet cut ahead of anti-govt movement

Democratic Republic of Congo’s government on Saturday ordered telecommunications providers...

New Liberian President seeks foreign investment

Liberian President-elect George Weah has declared the country open to...

Egypt jails Morsi, 19 others for insulting judiciary

A Cairo criminal court sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi...

Tanzania threatens to shut churches after Magufuli criticism

Tanzanian authorities have threatened to shut down churches which mix...

Football star wins presidential polls in Liberia

Former football star George Weah has defeated Vice President Joseph...

Gunman attacks Egypt church, 10 die

At least 10 people have died after a gunman opened...

Morocco, Niger ink cooperation deals

Morocco and Niger signed 16 cooperation agreements to bolster bilateral...

Assailants burns Congo President’s property

A home belonging to Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph...

Ex-footballer in Liberia presidential run-off

Liberians are to choose a new president in a run-off...

Counterclaim of truce breach in S Sudan

South Sudan’s army clashed with rebels in an oil-producing region,...

Tunisia bans UAE airlines from landing

Dubai airline Emirates will stop flying to Tunisia, it said...

Mnangagwa names ex-army chief as party VP

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed retired army boss...

S Sudan rebels accuse govt of ceasefire violation

A South Sudanese rebel group accused government troops of attacking...

President not connected to businessman: S Sudan

South Sudan denied on Friday that a businessman sanctioned by...

Uganda lifts presidential age limit

Uganda's parliament has approved a constitutional change that will allow...

Kenya nightclub fire kills two

At least two people have been killed as a fierce...

Zambia revokes appointment of Chinese as police

Zambia's police force has scrapped plans to employ eight Chinese...

Gaddafi's son 'to run for Libyan presidency'

Late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s son Saif al-Islam, who is...

SA ruling party elects Ramaphosa as new leader

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has selected Cyril...

Ethiopia ethnic clashes toll hits 61

At least 61 people have been killed in clashes between...

Kenya launches upgraded depot to relieve size cargo transport

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta launched the upgraded Inland Container Depot...