Vietnamese rescue planes searching for a missing Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 239 passengers spotted two large oil slicks in the sea, officials say. Boats are beign sent to the area.
Nigerian security forces clash with Boko Haram and women demonstrate against them. The ANC vets potential candidates.
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan shuffled his cabinet this week after a number of defections from his People's Democratic Party (PDP).
Students at Crimea State Medical University in Simferopol resumed their studies on.
France is to deploy more troops outside Bangui, French President François Hollande said on a visit to the Central African Republic (CAR), where he warned of the danger of the partition of ...
Nigeria is reeling from Boko Haram violence. François Hollande and other European leaders promise solidarity.
The Central African Republic and Nigeria share the limelight with Ukraine in the wake of President Francois Hollande’s latest diplomatic shuttle to Africa and developments in the former ...
French President François Hollande left Nigeria for the Central African Republic (CAR) on Friday morning.
Uganda's new anti-homosexuality law, the latest political developments in Egypt and a giant mango all feature in today's African papers ..
The Nigerian central bank governor is in hot water and the markets are not happy. Official Zimbawe prepares to pay tribute to Mugabe but Zanu-PF appears divided over salarygate.
Nigerian markets have plummeted following President Goodluck Jonathan's suspension of Central Bank Governor Lamido Sanusi, accusing him of financial recklessness and inconsistencies.