Monday, February 20, 2017

Africa

Aid agencies have just 18 months to deal with the fall-out from the Boko Haram...
Baby was born mid-flight to Philippines. Picture: Getty Images

A woman has been arrested for allegedly killing her one-day old baby. The 40-year-old woman was...

Ousted Burkina Faso president Blaise Compaore will likely go on trial in March for his...

Mozambique braced for flooding, sea surges and evacuations on Wednesday as forecasters predicted a "formidable"...

Seven Kenyan medical union officials, jailed for their role in a strike that has crippled...

Militant attacks on key oil facilities last year reduced Nigeria's output by one million barrels per day, resulting in a revenue loss of up...

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson visited The Gambia on Tuesday, where he hailed the arrival of a new government and its bid to rejoin...

Libya's transition has been bogged down by insecurity and chaos, leaving the country looking like a "failed state" six years after the NATO-backed uprising...

The Gambia's new government has asked the United Nations to halt the process of withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) begun by the...

A Kenyan court on Monday jailed seven union officials for a month over a doctors strike that has crippled public hospitals for 10 weeks. The...

Six journalists, including three media owners, have been arrested in the Ivory Coast for "spreading false information" about a mutiny by security forces, their...

Nigeria has recovered some $151 million and eight billion naira ($26.32 million) in stolen state funds in less than two months as part of...

THE South African Post Office (Sapo) has warned members of the public against a syndicate scamming unsuspecting clients to take away their hard earned...