The UN peacekeeping mission for Central African Republic said it has identified seven new cases of sexual abuse by its troops.
Italy's Foreign Ministry summoned the Egyptian envoy to Rome to express concern about the suspicious death of Giulio Regeni.
South Sudan lawmakers have passed a controversial bill restricting numbers of foreign aid workers.
An Italian student who went missing in Cairo has been found dumped next to a road with signs of torture on his body, officials said.
India police arrested five people over an attack on a student who was beaten, her shirt ripped off and car set ablaze in Bangalore.
An alleged Zambian poacher killed, decapitated and de-horned an elephant in the Zambezi National Park near Victoria Falls.
A white Zimbabwe tobacco farmer who was arrested last Friday, has finally given up trying to remain on his farm.
Sarah Nakintu was grateful to her friend for alerting her of work in Dubai. But when she got there she was told she’d be working as a sex escort.
President Jacob Zuma says he and his fellow leaders had discussed Africa’s growing concerns with the manner in which the ...
AU Commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has not decided if she will run for a second term of office.
Four Malian soldiers were killed, the army said, in two separate attacks in the desert north where an Islamist insurgency has re-erupted.
Burundi police said they had arrested two respected foreign journalists working in the capital.
An offshoot of the main opposition party has called for Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe to resign in order to pave the ...
South Africa’s re-election to the AU’s Peace and Security Council suggests that the country is bidding to become a de facto permanent member.
The impartiality of the International Criminal Court is being questioned as former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo goes on trial.