Sudan has extradited to Italy an Eritrean national sought since last year on accusations of international people smuggling.
Democratic Republic of Congo's government said on Tuesday it would launch a fresh crackdown on criminal gangs.
Eleven teenage school children in the city of Muramvya province, have been jailed for scribbling on pictures of Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza.
A Briton was detained in connection with the death of a Kenyan woman who was at his home when a gun she was holding while ...
Malawian police say the growing violence comes after neighbouring Tanzania imposed tough measures against such trade in January 2015.
Niger vowed to avenge the deaths of 26 of its soldiers who were killed by Boko Haram insurgents.
President Yoweri Museveni named a new cabinet that included his wife as the new minister of education and sports.
Burkina Faso cancelled an international arrest warrant for Guillaume Soro, who was wanted over his alleged role in a short-lived coup.
South Sudan signed a series of security agreements with Sudan, portending a possible improvement in relations between the two countries.
A South African woman who tried to smuggle 1.2kg of cocaine from Lagos to Joburg was arrested by anti-narcotics officials.
Police arrested a suspect accused of breaking into and vandalising the home of opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye in Rukungiri.
An Egyptian hijacker reportedly threatened to blow up the aircraft because he was against the Egyptian government, according to the flight crew.
At least two protesters were shot dead in a rally against Kenya's election body in the western city of Kisumu, an opposition official said.
Burundi police seized about 200kg of cannabis in Ngagara commune, north of the capital Bujumbura.
Donald Trump says he made “a lot of money” in a deal years ago with Muammar Gaddafi.