The return of a bustling nightlife to Mogadishu and a Chinese company's plan to convert prisons in Zimbabwe into shopping centres, are among the stories in today's African dailies.
French President François Hollande is due to meet on Monday with the new United Nations peace envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi.
Five things we learned on day 12 of the London Olympics.
Today’s French newspaper headlines are dominated by the Syrian conflict, including a controversial internvention by former president Nicolas Sarkozy and the fifth anniversary of the start of ...
Five things we learned about Tuesday’s day 11 at the Olympics.
The Bank of France predicts that the French economy is about to hit recession with a forecast of 0.1 per cent contraction in the third quarter of this year, following negative growth in the ...
Kenya wins its first London Olympics gold.
Humanitarian aid to Syria will be the main focus of France’s presidency of the United Nations Security Council, the French ambassador to the UN said on Saturday, and warned that without ...
Nigeria's Finance minister denies that the country is broke. South Africa's economic policy marginally improves its unemployment rate.
“In truth, staging sports tournaments doesn’t make you rich at all,” write Stefan Szymanski and Simon Kuper write in their book Soccernomics.