President Robert Mugabe's police force has detained staff from prominent civil groups and raided offices of election and human rights monitors in recent months.
The French movie star Gérard Depardieu says he is "pleased" to be granted Russian citizenship after the actor threatened to leave France because of a proposed 75 percent tax on ...
France's constitutional council on Saturday overturned a 75 percent tax rate on earnings higher than a million euros.
Afghanistan's Taliban has called for a new constitution as a condition to it co-operating with the country’s peace process, at a meeting in France.
Egypt finished the first round of its referendum on its proposed constitution yesterday. The next round will take place next Saturday in the smaller towns and countryside.
Is KFC being picky about Zimbabwe? Will Egypt's referendum be fair? How much is Kenyan soldier's life worth? How many metaphors can you mix in one single sentence?
Egyptians on the streets and fears of a looming war between Zimbabwe and Mozambique are among the stories in today's African papers.
A year ago today Tunisians went to the polls to choose the members of the Constituent Assembly, which was tasked with drafting a new constitution.
After two months of constitutional setbacks, traditional elders have agreed to vote on the new constitution. Many politicians say the approval by the traditional leaders is a historic step.
Proposed plans to change the interim constitution before Egypt’s landmark presidential election have made some candidates nervous - enough to break the 48 hour campaign silence rule.