France has its first soldier in the offensive against Mali’s Islamist rebels – a helicopter pilot was injured and later died as French military gave aerial support to the Malian ...
The Kigali High Court sentences an opposition party leader to eight years in jail.
The latest developments in Kismayo in Somalia and fake mobile phones in Kenya are among the stories covered in today's African papers..
A teachers strike in Kenya, questions over Uganda's growth prospects and lingering tensions within the South African mining industry dominate today's African papers.
The Kenyan press is full of follow-ups to Sunday's helicopter crash which killed six people including interior security minister George Saitoti.
Kenya in mourning for Internal Security Minister Geroge Saitoti and his assistant killed in a air crash on Sunday and Nigeria's worries over the security of its airline industry make the headlines ...
A helicopter that crashed killing 30 US troops in Afghanistan was shot down after the Taliban laid a trap to lure US forces into the area, according to an anonymous Afghan government official said ...
Twenty people are reported to have been killed after an overnight Taliban attack on a top Kabul hotel.
Russia on Friday signed a contract with France worth over a billion euros to buy two French Mistral-class warships.
French and British helicopters staged Nato's first chopper strikes on Libya overnight, officials confirmed Saturday.