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27 days ago
Egypt airstrikes kill IS group head
Egypt airstrikes kill IS group head

The Egyptian army says it has killed the head of a Sinai-based militant group affiliated with the Islamic State.

28 days ago
Journalist beaten during Zimbabwe protest
Journalist beaten during Zimbabwe protest

Baton-wielding police intervened when protesters tried to approach Zimbabwe’s Parliament during a march.

28 days ago
'85 hurt in anti-government protests in Zimbabwe'
'85 hurt in anti-government protests in Zimbabwe'

More than 85 anti-government protesters were seriously injured in Harare, Zimbabwe opposition spokespeople say.

28 days ago
Pastor spreads word of Zimbabwe's plight
Pastor spreads word of Zimbabwe's plight

South Africa must do more to help Zimbabwe improve the lives of its people, according to Pastor Evan Mawarire.

29 days ago
A prescription for African strife
A prescription for African strife

The number of African presidents who refuse to relinquish power, and the inevitable violence that ensues, is on the increase, writes Peter Fabricius.

29 days ago
Tunisia's president proposes relative as PM
Tunisia's president proposes relative as PM

Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi has proposed a family member to replace sacked Prime Minister Habib Essid drawing accusations ...

29 days ago
Interview with Pastor Evan Mawarire - Part 2
Interview with Pastor Evan Mawarire - Part 2

Pastor Evan Mawarire is the Zimbabwean activist behind the #ThisFlag campaign. He spoke to Lance Witten in Cape Town.

29 days ago
Interview with Pastor Evan Mawarire - Part 1
Interview with Pastor Evan Mawarire - Part 1

Pastor Evan Mawarire is the Zimbabwean activist behind the #ThisFlag campaign. He spoke to Lance Witten in Cape Town .

29 days ago
#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe
#ThisFlag pastor fears backlash in Zimbabwe

"If I say to you I am not afraid of going home, I would be lying,” Zimbabwean activist Pastor Evan Mawarire tells Lance Witten.

30 days ago
Uganda’s top cop faces torture charges
Uganda’s top cop faces torture charges

Uganda’s police chief, along with seven senior police commanders, expected to appear in court next week on charges of torture.

30 days ago
100 kilos of cocaine seized in Kenya
100 kilos of cocaine seized in Kenya

Nearly 100 kilograms of cocaine has been seized in Kenya's main seaport by US DEA officials.

30 days ago
Call for peace ahead of Zambian polls
Call for peace ahead of Zambian polls

Zambia’s top religious leaders said the political violence witnessed during the 2016 election campaign was unprecedented ...

30 days ago
Zimbabwe cops target war veterans
Zimbabwe cops target war veterans

A Zimbabwean court freed a senior official of a war veterans association on bail, but police arrested another one, in an ...

30 days ago
Nigerian army killed 348 Shi’a: report
Nigerian army killed 348 Shi’a: report

A judicial enquiry reported that 349 people from the minority Shi’a Muslim sect were killed by Nigeria’s army.

30 days ago
9 killed in renewed fighting in South Sudan
9 killed in renewed fighting in South Sudan

Nine killed in renewed clashes between troops loyal to President Salva Kiir and those of his longtime rival Riek Machar in South Sudan.