An AMISOM truck rammed into a civilian minibus on outskirts of Mogadishu
A professor of veterinary medicine and a teenager among casualties
Kenyans will go to the polls on August 8 in what is set to be a hard-fought general election decided in large part by the core support of candidates' ethnic constituencies.
Pres. Jammeh asks regional economic community to facilitate release of some judges for ruling on his election petition
Government spokesman pledges honest and transparent commitment to 5-track deal with Washington
Government spokesman Lambert Mende says DRC wants Uganda to explain presence of M23 fighters in Ugandan camp
A source at the Benghazi airbase told the LANA news agency loyal to the parliament in Libya's east backed by Haftar that a "heat-seeking missile" had hit the plane.
Rate increase of more than 2,000 pct leads to backtracking by government, charges of bias
Over 100 migrants from North Africa were trying to reach Italy from Libya
Three soldiers killed as troops fight off an attack on their position by Boko Haram militants in northeast Borno state
Etienne Dieudonne Ngoubou was on Thursday evening being held in a Libreville prison following a hearing by an investigating judge over embezzlement of public funds, a prosecutor said.
People are so desperate they want to escape from one war-ravaged zone to another in hopes they may find a better life there
Drought conditions eating into remaining food reserves
On Sunday President Jacob Zuma discouraged South Africans from visiting Israel
MP's have called on Jammeh to "respect the will of the people", who voted for opposition candidate Adama Barrow in the December 1 election.
Deadly blast also injures 2 soldiers
Over 800 people mostly women, children and elderly have been killed by suspected herdsmen over the past few weeks in Kaduna
Russian military delegation arrived on Wednesday in Libya’s port city of Tobruk to meet Khalifa Haftar, the Libyan general
Fears that Somalia's Shabaab insurgents might target the election meant the area close to the voting was on lock-down with many other roads around the city also closed to civilian vehicles.
Attack at focal point of anti-government protest could be a sign of unrest to come
Rights watchdog says war crimes suspects 'roam free' as victims await justice in Central African country