Burundi police said they had arrested two respected foreign journalists working in the capital.
Four Malian soldiers were killed, the army said, in two separate attacks in the desert north where an Islamist insurgency has re-erupted.
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 UN rights office urged Malawi to protect LGBTI people after a Malawian politician said gay and lesbian people were "worse ...
South Africa conveyed its condolences to Somalia and condemned the terrorist attacks in Mogadishu which left at least 20 people dead.
South Africa's likely participation in efforts to resolve the Burundi crisis has been welcomed.
Somalia's security forces ended a deadly siege of a beachfront restaurant in Mogadishu, with at least 17 killed in the attack.