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Mon 22nd, May 2017
The combined wealth of Nigeria’s five richest men - $29.9 billion - could end extreme poverty in that country according to a new report published by Oxfam......
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Mon 27th, Mar 2017
Aid agencies say the “shocking” killing of six aid workers in South Sudan on Saturday is causing them to re-assess how and when they can deliver......
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Mon 27th, Mar 2017
Ivory Coast rescinded an order on Sunday to increase security at its two main ports after determining that an earlier reported threat of terrorism was......
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Thu 23rd, Mar 2017
Tanzania's President has sacked his information minister, who launched an investigation into a powerful government administrator accused of intimidating a......
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Wed 22nd, Mar 2017
The UN refugee agency has criticised Cameroon for the forced return of hundreds of refugees to north-east Nigeria after they had fled from the Islamist Boko......
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Tue 21st, Mar 2017
A South African judge has issued a banning order to prevent a controversial pastor from using Doom insect repellent for "religious healing". Judge George......
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Wed 15th, Mar 2017
Pirates have hijacked an oil tanker with eight Sri Lankan crew on board, Somali authorities said on Tuesday, the first time a commercial ship has been seized in......
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Wed 15th, Mar 2017
Doctors in Kenya have agreed to end a 100-day strike that has paralysed the country's public health system. Union officials representing thousands of......
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Sat 11th, Mar 2017
Nigeria’s next presidential and parliamentary elections will be held in February 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has announced.......
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Sat 11th, Mar 2017
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he has never been "so sick" as he has felt in recent weeks. He was speaking to dignitaries in the capital,......
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Fri 10th, Mar 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has asked Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to continue as acting president while he rests further in Abuja. President Buhari made this......
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Fri 10th, Mar 2017
Nigeria has closed its main airport in the capital, Abuja, for six weeks to allow badly needed repairs to be carried out. It comes after airlines threatened......
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Fri 10th, Mar 2017
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari returns home after long medical leave in UK and speculation over his condition. The 74-year-old landed at an air force......
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Fri 10th, Mar 2017
Two former policemen in Nigeria have been sentenced to death over the most infamous case of extrajudicial killing in the country's modern history. Ezekiel......
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Fri 10th, Mar 2017
The Tanzania Electricity Company (Tanesco) has given its defaulters 14 days to pay their debts or risk being disconnected. The company's managing director,......
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Wed 08th, Mar 2017
Armed thieves masquerading as police have carried out a robbery at Johannesburg international airport in South Africa, reports say. The thieves are said to......
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Tue 07th, Mar 2017
South African President Jacob Zuma on Monday nominated Mandisa Maya to become the first woman president of the Supreme Court of Appeal, the nation's highest......
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Tue 07th, Mar 2017
A court in Nigeria has found a former state governor guilty of corruption in one of the first high-profile convictions in President Muhammadu Buhari's......
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Sat 04th, Mar 2017
Tanzania's most notorious elephant poacher, nicknamed "The Devil", has been sentenced to 12 years in prison. Boniface Matthew Maliango was responsible for......
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Fri 03rd, Mar 2017
Democratic Republic of Congo's largest opposition party said it had named the son of its late leader Etienne Tshisekedi to succeed him on Thursday, but some......
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Thu 02nd, Mar 2017
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe travelled to Singapore for a medical checkup on Wednesday, his spokesman said, days after he celebrated his 93rd birthday by......
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Wed 01st, Mar 2017
When Gambian intelligence officers arrested journalist Ebrima Manneh at his newspaper, he asked an office guard to save some tea. "I'm coming right back," he......
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Wed 01st, Mar 2017
The Liberian government has confirmed the death in childbirth of a nursing assistant who was among those named Person of the Year by Time magazine in 2014 for......
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Tue 28th, Feb 2017
"When I found out at 14 that I was HIV-positive, I didn't think I would live to see 18, I am turning 22 this year." Since Saidy Brown tweeted those words on......
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Mon 27th, Feb 2017
The government was handed another rebuke from the High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday when it was ordered to revoke its notice to withdraw from the Rome......
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Mon 27th, Feb 2017
Like thousands of other South Sudanese families caught up in famine, Sara Dit and her 10 children are hiding from marauding gunmen in the swamps and islands of......
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Sat 25th, Feb 2017
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who turned 93 this week, celebrates his birthday on Saturday with a lavish party attended by thousands of loyalists outside......
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Thu 23rd, Feb 2017
The re-emergence of xenophobic attacks in South Africa has resulted in several Ghanaian and foreign nationals domiciled in most cities of South Africa,......
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Thu 23rd, Feb 2017
Gambia's former spymaster and head of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Yankuba Badjie, has been arrested. Rights groups say the NIA was involved in......
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Thu 23rd, Feb 2017
A man in southern Zimbabwe has been trampled to death while he and his two friends were trying to take selfies with elephants, the country’s state-run......
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