War crimes prosecutors will seek to convince the ICC to put infamous LRA commander Dominic Ongwen on trial.
A Burkina Faso community turned to Facebook to seek the release of an Australian doctor kidnapped with his wife by jihadists.
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.
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.