The European Union has frozen the assets of ousted Ukraine leader Viktor Yanukovych, ex-premier Mykola Azarov and 16 former ministers, businessmen and security chiefs, all on grounds of fraud, at an emergency meeting in Brussels.
A French businessmen described his 17 years in solitary confinement in a seven-square-metre cell in an interview with RFI on Wednesday.
This morning's prize for the most striking headline goes to South African financial paper BusinessDay. See if you can make head or tale of it.
Sissi drops presidential hints. Egypt bans Hamas. Why Egypt owes Cate Blanchett a meal. SA striking miners soften their stance. Why Nairobi residents are walking to work.
The pace of economic growth in South Africa, Mugabe's daughter's wedding in Zimbabwe, teaching local languages to younger pupils in Kenya's primary schools and new prospects for US-Africa trade: ...
One smiling face dominates the websites of the Kenyan newspapers this morning.
A French engineer has been shot dead in the Libyan city of Benghazi, hospital sources said Sunday.
France is to deploy more troops outside Bangui, French President François Hollande said on a visit to the Central African Republic (CAR), where he warned of the danger of the partition of ...
Nigeria is reeling from Boko Haram violence. François Hollande and other European leaders promise solidarity.
A Franco-Cameroonian man met his family for the first time in 17 years at Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport after being released from jail in Cameroon this week.
French President François Hollande left Nigeria for the Central African Republic (CAR) on Friday morning.