Tunisian police clashed with protesters demanding employment just days after a young jobless man committed suicide.
The UN is seeking $1.3bn in humanitarian aid for South Sudan, where two in ten of the population were driven from their homes.
The head of Sudan's powerful NISS vowed Islamic State group jihadists would not be allowed to use the country to cross into Libya.
Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi still has a choice: war criminal or peace bringer, writes Catherine Gegout.
An Amnesty International report claims that electronic giants including Apple, Samsung and Sony may be linked to child labour in Africa.
EU recommends uspension of trade for Angola, Laos and Nigeria.
Says Cites acted out of turn by encouraging governments to destroy their ivory.
New York - The World Food Programme (WFP) estimated 14 million people were facing hunger in southern Africa because of prolonged ...
Key African Union elections add uncertainty amid the pressing demands of conflicts and crises across Africa, writes Liesl Louw-Vaudran.
Liberia has been declared free of the Ebola virus by global health experts.
Remarkable picture is composite of 50 photographs selected from 2 200 taken by a US photographer over 26 hours.
Thousands gathered in Tunis to mark the fifth anniversary of the overthrow of longtime dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali.
The family of Jonas Savimbi are suing Call of Duty for representing his character as a “barbarian”, their lawyer said.
They may have conquered Ebola but survivors of the fever and the heroic workers who saved them face a new struggle.
Mozambican refugees have said that soldiers are torching their homes and barns in the hunt for Afonso Dhlakama’s supporters.