Militiamen in Libya have ended their occupation of the country's foreign and justice ministries in Tripoli, handing control back to the authorities.
Officials in Tanzania have said that three Emirati men and a Saudi national have been arrested in connection with the church bombing in Arusha.
The French intervention in northern Mali entered its fourth month today. This, as France begins to withdraw some troops from combat operations.
Liberal and left-wing MPs held a sit-in at the Shura Council Monday, calling for the dismissal of the country's interior minister after the weekend attack on Coptic Christians.
South Africa is pulling its troops out of the Central African Republic. This follows questions in the South African media about why its troops were sent in the first place. One such ...
In South Africa, the opposition has said it will put forward a parliamentary motion to force the government to withdraw its troops from the Central African Republic.
The South African President, Jacob Zuma, has said his country has no immediate plans to pull out its troops from Central African Republic, where 200 soldiers have been deployed since January ...
Quotas are vital to ensure women take part in politics, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) claims.
In a new book on Niger a Dutch author charts the history of what he calls Africa's first coup d'état.
As the French military intervention in northern Mali continues, many countries in the region have been affected by the fallout.