Africa

Gambian president-elect Adama Barrow was to be sworn in Thursday at the country's embassy in...

A suicide bombing targeting militia groups committed to restoring peace in Mali have left around...

For opponents of Zimbabwe's veteran President Robert Mugabe, internet data charges have become a key...

A Zimbabwean activist pastor appeared in court on Wednesday after police arrested him for predicting...

Egypt has added one of the country's most renowned athletes, retired football star Mohamed Aboutrika,...

At least 26,000 people have fled Gambia into Senegal fearing President Yahya Jammeh's decision to stay in power after losing an election in December...

The aim of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is to transform lives around the world over the next 13 years. The 2030 agenda includes...

Twenty-five people were killed and others were injured when a vehicle packed with explosives detonated on Wednesday at a military camp in Mali's northern...

Lightning killed six people at a funeral wake in Zimbabwe as they sheltered under a tree to escape torrential rain, police said Wednesday. Heavy rains...

Gambia's Yahya Jammeh declared a state of emergency just days before he was due to step down, with British and Dutch travel agencies scrambling...

African Union (AU) Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma could add a feather to her legacy if she sees through tough negotiations for Morocco’s return...

Zimbabwe police on Monday detained a pastor who claimed that veteran President Robert Mugabe, who turns 93 next month, would die in October, his...

Burundi on Monday began the process of withdrawing its troops from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) due to a dispute with the...