Malian authorities have found a mass grave believed to contain bodies of 21 soldiers missing since last year.
Mozambique's government said that Renamo rebels have killed 10 people during six weeks of unrest.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature says key states where the illegal ivory trade thrives have pledged urgent measures to try to halt the illicit...
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A court in Egypt has adjourned to 2014 the trial of ousted president Mohamed Morsi.
The soldier who led a coup that ousted Mali's government has been summoned to appear in court over alleged violence involving men under his command.
The United States condemned “reprehensible attacks” on civilians in Mozambique and expressed concern about escalating violence.
Kenyan military warplanes have bombed camps in Somalia where the Westgate mall attackers apparently trained.
Activists marched through Nairobi to hand over to the police a petition, signed by 1.2 million people, decrying inaction over rape in Kenya.
Zimbabwe's top court has rebuked state prosecutors for abusing controversial insult laws by bringing frivolous cases against critics of Robert Mugabe.
Zimbabwe's highest court has reportedly scrapped a law against insulting the president that has been used to arrest opponents and critics of Robert Mugabe.
Residents of contested region Abyei chose overwhelmingly to join South Sudan in an unofficial referendum, say election officials.
Search teams have discovered the bodies of 87 migrants in the harsh Niger desert - some of them eaten by jackals.
Zambian gay rights activist Paul Kasonkomona is in court for a high-profile trial that’s expected to put the country’s stance on same-sex relations in the spotlight.
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