The Islamist terror group has claimed responsibility for an attack on a checkpoint in Sinai that killed at least 12 soldiers.
Angolan police detained 749 people from the DRC and charged them with crimes that include illegal immigration and illegal diamond mining.
Zimbabwe has recorded more than 7000 child sexual abuse cases from January to September 2016 alone, the Tourism Minister said.
Aviators in vintage planes who were detained in Ethiopia are now free to continue their journey, organisers say.
A Harare magistrate has dismissed an application for removal from remand by Pastor Phillip Mugadza.
Malawi human rights bodies say the sentencing of a "hyena" is a failure of justice for women and girls in Africa. [VIDEO]
Nigeria's military has killed at least 150 protesters in a campaign to repress demands to create a Biafran state, Amnesty International says.
Johannesburg - Gift of the Givers said on Wednesday it was still battling to secure freedom for hostages being held by al-Qaeda ...
Lawyers representing lone protester and Remnant Church leader Patrick Mugadza say he has been assaulted by police officers.
A British pilot who went missing while flying a 1943 plane from Sudan to Ethiopia has been found safe, the organisers of a trans-Africa air show say.
South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar has returned to South Africa after he was denied entry to Ethiopia because of lack of proper documentation.
More than 4 200 children in Zimbabwe dropped out of school to get married this year.
A legal case on behalf of more than 40 000 Nigerians against global oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has started in London.
Half of Zambia has remained without power three days after a fault on a transmission line, the power utility said on Tuesday.
Pastor Patrick Mugadza has been arrested while trying to chain himself to a security rail near Zimbabwe's Parliament.