Friday, August 26, 2016

Africa

Zimbabweans are finally "speaking with one voice", a leading human rights activist said Tuesday, as...

Angola's ruling People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) elected new party leaders on...

At least 10 people were killed Sunday in two explosions in a town in central...

Zambia's newly re-elected President Edgar Lungu faces an uphill battle to revive an economy reeling...

South Sudan's new Vice President Taban Deng Gai will begin a two-day visit to Khartoum...

Global health officials are racing to better understand the Zika virus behind a major outbreak that began in Brazil last year and has spread...

Zambia's defeated presidential candidate on Friday filed papers in the constitutional court challenging the re-election of President Edgar Lungu in last week's vote. Hakainde Hichilema,...

Egypt's state-run television has taken several anchorwomen off the air until they lose weight, the broadcaster's chief told AFP, drawing criticism from rights groups...

Zambia will control expenditure and take measures to boost economic growth, President Edgar Lungu who was re-elected to the helm of Africa's second-largest copper...

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has expressed disappointment over the failure of talks between the Sudanese government and rebels on a ceasefire in Darfur and...

An eleven year old boy has allegedly paid a sex worker $4 for unprotected sexual intercourse. According to reports, the minor approached the sex worker...

The United Nations has launched a probe of a hotel attack in South Sudan in which soldiers raped women and assaulted aid workers while...

One person was killed and several more wounded Wednesday in Mali during a protest over the arrest of a popular radio presenter. Medical sources confirmed...