'922 Madagascar children dead of measles since October'

At least 922 children and young adults have died of...

IS claims responsibility for attack on Nigeria governor’s convoy

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Wednesday for an attack on...

Sudan security arrests professors as protests continue to grow

Security forces arrested 14 professors who were gathering to protest...

Red Crescent recovers 10 bodies in eastern Libya

The Libyan Red Crescent on Monday recovered 10 unidentified bodies...

Sudanese forces fire tear gas to disperse women protesters

Sudanese security forces used tear gas on Sunday to break...

Seven get life in jail over Tunisia museum, hotel massacres

A Tunisian court jailed seven people for life on Saturday...

Desalegn to head AU election mission in Nigeria

Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will lead an African...

Libya detains sovereign wealth fund chairman: Official

The chairman of Libya’s LIA sovereign wealth fund, Ali Mahmoud...

H1N1 flu kills 16 in Morocco

H1N1 flu has killed 16 people in Morocco, the government...

Car bombing kills two at Somalia shopping mall

A car bomb exploded at a shopping mall in Somalia’s...

Tomb with 50 mummies found in Egypt

Fifty mummies dating back to the Ptolemaic era (305-30BC) have...

Egypt lawmakers to propose constitution amendment bill

A coalition of Egyptian parliamentarians will submit a request for...

Four Libyan soldiers die in clashes

At least four Libyan soldiers were killed when forces loyal...

H1N1 virus claims five lives in Morocco

At least five people have died in Morocco after contracting...

Nigeria rival candidate to consider amnesty for graft suspects

Nigerian opposition presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar said on Wednesday he...

Cameroon arrests main opposition leader for protest

Cameroonian authorities arrested opposition leader Maurice Kamto on Monday, his...

Sudanese president fights for survival as protests spread

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir does little to hide his contempt...

Egypt opens new int’l airport in Giza for trial flights

Egypt opened a new international airport on the outskirts of...

South Sudanese fear leaving UN protected camps

Tracing his fingers over the metal fencing at a United...

New Congo president Tshisekedi calls for unity after divisive election

Opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi called for national reconciliation on Thursday...

Abiy's Ethiopia pardons 13,000 accused of treason or terrorism

Ethiopia has pardoned more than 13,000 people in the past...

Ten UN peacekeepers die in Mali attack

Ten UN peacekeepers from Chad were killed and at least...

Congo's Fayulu rejects court ruling, declares himself president

Congo opposition candidate Martin Fayulu rejected a court ruling on...