Somalia's armed Islamists al-Shebab have shot and killed a female Somali lawmaker on Wednesday in Mogadishu. Sado Ali Warsameh was the second Somali MP killed in less than a month, police and ...
Nigeria pledges to help free girls abducted by Boko Haram, Liberia boosts the fight against Ebola and South Africa struggles to keep members of parliament out of overalls.
US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Cairo on Tuesday in an attempt to push for a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.
The French government announced that a new military operation, spanning five countries in the Sahel region of North Africa, will start at the beginning of August.
Kenya and Nigeria are both struggling with their digital demons and South Africa is looking to boost nuclear.
The rollout of a innovative new cashless payment system for minibuses in Kenya has been delayed, in what's seen as a fight between new technology and the infamous Matatus.
South Africa calls on Israel to cease violence, Nigeria's political scandal unfolds, Rwanda needs to dust off its electric circuits and Uganda harnesses the sun to light its streets.
French President François Hollande was in Chad on Saturday in a visit to prepare the launching of a new headquarters for French forces in the Sahel region.
The African papers lead with the Malaysia Airlines crash in east Ukraine. Nigeria’s government brings in PR experts after the abduction of schoolgirls by Boko Haram.
The European parliament yesterday called for a ban of surveillance and military technology to Egypt.