The doctor behind Sierra Leone’s fight against the worst Ebola outbreak on record has succumbed to the virus.
Militant fighters overran a Libyan special forces base near Benghazi after a battle that killed at least 30 people.
Urged young African future leaders to spurn corruption and respect women's rights
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Nigerian generals and senior military officers found guilty in courts martial of providing arms and information to Boko Haram extremists
The husband of a Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy may have to provide DNA proof that he is the father of her children.
Street demonstrations in Abuja have become a regular feature of the campaign
Fourteen people were killed and 12 others were wounded when a bomb blast rocked a viewing centre in Nigeria.
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi captured 93.3 percent of votes cast in Egypt’s election, according to judicial sources.
Congo-Brazzaville reacted with anger to accusations that the country is forcibly returning tens of thousands of people to the Democratic Republic of Congo.
At least 10 people were killed and several others wounded in clashes in the capital of the strife-torn Central African Republic.
Renamo warned that the country risked even greater military conflict if government troops advanced any closer to the mountain hideout of its leader.
An initial vote count in Malawi's presidential elections has been completed but the result will not be released, says an official.
Kano state governor Rabiu Kwankwaso has said that Nigeria was unprepared for the level of violence from Boko Haram Islamists.
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