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According to South Africa's police minister Nathi Nhleko, President Jacob Zuma will not have to repay state money spent to upgrade his private home...

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Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza has decided to sack three cabinet ministers, as protests resumed after last week's coup attempt. His spokesman denied that the dismissal...

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Three Burundian generals, who launched a failed coup against President Pierre Nkurunziza, have been arrested, reports say. Their leader, General Godefroid Niyombare, is still "on...

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A coup took place in Burundi while President Pierre Nkurunziza was out of the country. Pierre Nkurunziza flew back from a summit in Tanzania, but...

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Liberia is Ebola-free, the World Health Organization (WHO) announces confirming the African country has had no new cases in 42 days. More than 4,700 deaths...

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Former President Bill Clinton and his daughter Chelsea went to a No Ceilings Conversation held at the Farasi Lane School in Mitini, Nairobi, Kenya...

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Former President Bill Clinton visited the Solar Sister program site in Karatu town, Tanzania, on Thursday, April 30. Solar Sister is part of Sustainable Energy...

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Photo Facebook Former US President Bill Clinton is making several stops in Tanzania to visit the sites of several Clinton Foundation projects that are...

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Faure Gnassingbe has won a third term as Togo’s president, electoral officials say. According to provisional results, Faure Gnassingbe gained 59% of the vote, extending...

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Kenyan farmer Charles Mamboleo has revealed that one of his cows has started eating sheep. The farmer at Elementaita in Gilgil constituency has expressed shock...

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Worldwide ceremonies are being hold to mark one year since more than 200 girls were abducted by militant Islamist group Boko Haram in Nigeria. A...

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Kenyan fighter jets have targeted al-Shabab camps in neighboring Somalia in response to Garissa University attack. The warplanes had bombed two camps in Gondodowe and...

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Kenya has declared three days of national mourning for the 148 victims of Garissa University attack by militant group al-Shabab. Easter ceremonies will be held...

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Five suspects have been detained in Kenya over the al-Shabab attack on Garissa University campus on April 2 which left almost 150 people dead,...

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Zimbabwe’s ex-VP Joyce Mujuru has been expelled from President Robert Mugabe’s ruling party, Zanu-PF. Zanu-PF said Joyce Mujuru had plotted to remove Robert Mugabe from...

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At least 147 people have been killed in an attack by al-Shabab Islamist militants on Garissa University campus in north-eastern Kenya, Kenyan government officials...

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Masked gunmen have stormed Kenya’s Garissa University College near the Somali border, killing at least two people and injuring about 30. Troops have surrounded the...

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Nigeria's former military Muhammadu Buhari has won the country’s presidential election. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari has hailed his victory as a vote for change and proof...

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Nigeria’s former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has a narrow lead over incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan in the country’s presidential election, partial results show. With more...

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Nigeria has continued counting ballots in its presidential election, with the incumbent Goodluck Jonathan facing a strong challenge from former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari. The...

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Guinea has declared a 45-day "health emergency" in five regions in the west and south-west of the country over Ebola. The restrictions include the quarantining...

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Voting in parts of Nigeria have been extended until Sunday, March 29, after delays and a number of attacks. Technical problems with new biometric cards...

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Nigeria has begun voting for a new president, with incumbent Goodluck Jonathan facing a strong challenge from Muhammadu Buhari. It is said to be the...

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Sierra Leone authorities have imposed a three-day lockdown to curb the spread of Ebola, with the entire population ordered to stay at home. There is...

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Tunisia's Bardo museum reopening after last week’s attack that killed at least 22 people has been delayed until March 29. Bardo museum had been due...