A look at the issues behind one of the stories making headlines on the African continent.
Worldwide commemorations took place over the weekend for the life of the former South African president Nelson Mandela, including in Scotland, where he was awarded the keys to the city of Glasgow ...
French troops have started to deploy in the Central African Republic, airlifting men and equipment to the capital Bangui, in preparation for an intervention to restore order.
South Africa's top appeals court says the authorities have a duty to investigate allegations of torture in neighbouring Zimbabwe.
Three survivors of a tragedy that caused the deaths of 63 migrants in the Mediterranean are taking the Belgian army to court for failing to rescue them.