Until last week, no country had withdrawn from the International Criminal Court, now, three African states have made official decisions to leave.
"Nigeria is facing the worst humanitarian crisis on the African continent," Peter Lundberg, acting deputy UN humanitarian co-ordinator, says.
Nigeria has appealed to Emirates and other airlines not to scale down operations in the West African country.
African states unhappy with the International Criminal Court should work to reform it from within, says Botswanan foreign ...
President Uhuru Kenyatta has cancelled a trip to Angola in solidarity with the families of the Kenyans who lost their lives in a hotel bomb attack.
China has pledged to help Kenya recover and repatriate stolen assets as part of the fight against high level corruption.
Gambia says it will leave the International Criminal Court as fears grow of a mass pullout from the body.
Militants from the Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab opened fire inside a hotel in north-eastern Kenya after bombing the building to gain access
Where has the president of Malawi been? Jimmy Kainja, a lecturer at the University of Malawi, takes a look at the issue.
Zimbabwe Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa claims the country's efforts to achieve Agenda 2030 goals were being hampered by economic sanctions.
Cameroon observed a day of mourning for victims of a deadly rail accident that killed at least 75 people.
Almost 3 000 deathrow convicts in Kenya escaped the hangman's noose after President Uhuru Kenyatta commuted their death sentences ...
South Sudan could disintegrate into ethnic enclaves, former deputy defence minister Majak Agot says.
Cameroon's President Paul Biya has pledged to investigate the causes of a rail crash that killed at least 75 people.
The African Union is to host a joint sitting of the Africa Editors' Forum and Press Officers in Pretoria.