In an exclusive interview with RFI, an influential African cardinal has urged South Sudan to work hard towards nation building despite recent violent conflict.
In the second episode of a five part series profiling Africans who have achieved the American Dream, RFI meets Abena Busia.
"There aren't many people from the African community in Budapest ," says singer-songwriter and MC Sena Dagadu, tossing back the dreadlocks.
In Ghana the new school term has brought fresh concerns about the state of education.
There are a myriad of ways that people choose to worship Jesus Christ.
The UN is urging Ghana to eradicate modern-day slavery. Gulnara Shahinian, UN special rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, says Accra should do more to combat child labour.
One of the main themes of this week's Africa-France summit in Paris is peace and security in Africa.
A UN official says he is deeply concerned about overcrowding in prisons in Ghana.
The Nigerian press reacts to President Goodluck Jonathan’s sudden illness in London.
More than 600 business leaders from the Economic Community of West Africa (Ecowas) have headed to Ghana for the seventh Ecowas trade fair.