Fresh fighting has erupted between competing militias in the Libyan capital Tripoli with reports of two militiamen killed and five civilians wounded.
Rights activists are trying to force President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to throw out a law to imprison thousands of Egyptians ...
The dramatic move comes just days after the executive order was signed by US President Trump and means revoked visas will ...
DRC police killed at least eight members of a separatist religious sect, local activists said, escalating tensions in a normally ...
Africans have the ability to adapt and survive even the most cataclysmic events, writes Adrian Ephraim.
Even in handcuffs, #ThisFlag pastor Evan Mawarire uses his cellphone to send out social media messages criticising the harsh life of Zimbabweans.
Another five LNA soldier have been killed, and more than 15 wounded, as the bloody siege of an apartment building in Benghazi continues.
Senegalese police said that they had arrested General Bora Colley, the man who ran Gambia's prisons.
According to the Human Rights Watch, an African Union withdrawal from the International Crime Court might not be easy or straightforward.
A new study headed by Wits University geologist Professor Lewis Ashwal has confirmed the existence of a “lost continent” under Mauritius.
A pastor accused of trying to overthrow President Robert Mugabe's government was arrested at the airport when he flew home from the United States.
The African Union has called for a mass withdrawal of member states from the International Criminal Court.
Hundreds of young girls in Kenya's ethnic Kuria community will be spared FGM in 2017 because of a superstition that the number seven is unlucky.
Three of five people abducted by Islamic State-affiliated fighters in Somalia's region of Puntland were found beheaded, a ...
The ANC, SACP and EFF have rejected the AU's decision to readmit Morocco into the organisation, while 39 states backed the readmission.