President Robert Mugabe has made it clear that that Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is not the "people’s choice" as his successor.
A Maputo court sentenced the man who blinded Josina Machel, daughter of Mozambique’s first President Samora Machel and his wife Graça.
As Zimbabwe's head of state President Robert Mugabe turns 93 many are left wondering what will happen when he dies.
Zimbabwean police arrested an opposition youth leader on charges of inciting public violence against the government of President Robert Mugabe.
Gambia's new president promised greater freedom, an improved economy and better education at a ceremony marking his inauguration.
Thirty search-and-rescue personnel on standby. Sixteen rubber ducks and aquatic rescue equipment. Two ambulances and two rescue jet skis.
Richard Pankhurst, who became one of the world’s leading experts on Ethiopian history and culture, has died aged 89.
Tropical storm Dineo has killed at least 7 people, destroyed 20 000 homes and affected about 130 000 people living in Mozambique's Inhambane province.