Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa has named his cabinet — just about 96 hours after he was sworn-in as president...
Femi Falana, a senior advocate of Nigeria (SAN), says Yahya Jammeh, ousted Gambian president, ordered the execution of 50 persons,..
Prize-winning Kenyan writer Binyavanga Wainaina has died in Nairobi after a short illness at the age of 48. He won..
President Emmerson Mnangagwa of Zimbabwe has fired Joram Gumbo, his minister of energy and power development, over “poor electricity supply” across..
More than 1,000 people have now died of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, authorities said, as aid workers..
A quarter of a century after the end of the apartheid in South Africa, large swathes of population still aren’t..
A large hoard of cash has been found at the home of Sudan’s ousted president Omar al-Bashir and he is..
Pope Francis has kissed the feet of South Sudan’s previously warring leaders during a two-day spiritual retreat at the Vatican...
The Sudanese army has said it will make an “important statement” on Thursday, amid mounting evidence that it was orchestrating..