Joblessness has forced many to Zimbabweans to take to the streets, selling anything from medicines to car parts. A good gimmick can help...
A major Kenyan pilots' union has called for an indefinite strike to protest what it describes as poor management.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has scoffed at a French bid to reopen their probe into the 1994 assassination of Juvenal Habyarimana.
An 18-year-old Zimbabwean girl said she was abducted by Zanu PF youths who took turns to assault her for almost three hours.
Kenya is looking to South Africa to support its candidate for the African Union Commission chair, Amina Mohamed.
A Ugandan policeman has turned to music and breakdancing in a music video extolling the virtues of the police service.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has declared a six-month nationwide state of emergency in the country.
Morocco's moderate Islamists have won parliamentary elections, beating a rival party critics say is too close to the royal palace in a tight race.
Less than 24 hours after arriving on tropical Mauritius, a dad lost his daughter and his wife following a vicious altercation between the two.
James Ibori, a former Nigerian state governor jailed in Britain for corruption, claims the British police and lawyers involved ...
An American researcher killed in a rock attack by protesters in Ethiopia this week was a talented scientist, family members and mentors say.
President Robert Mugabe says Zimbabwe’s controversial indigenisation and empowerment law will be amended.
Fighting between rival armed groups and a string of attacks on humanitarians in northern Central African Republic has hindered the delivery of aid.
At first, Tanzania's new president appeared keen on smashing corruption. Then came John Pombe Magufuli's more startling decrees.
SA kwaito artist Mandoza ranked third among the most trending search terms in Kenya in September.