Cameroon Anglophone crisis spills into Nigeria

LAGOS : Violence in English-speaking areas of Cameroon over the last year is having a knock-on effect in neighbouring Nigeria, where thousands of refugees are...

Rumours of vampire blood suckers spark panic, mob violence in Malawi

MULANJE, MALAWI (AFP) - Ms Jamiya Bauleni is one of the people claiming to have fallen victim to a wave of alleged vampire attacks...

A speech by Ghana’s president calling for Africa to end its dependency on the...

The idea that African countries have long been independent and free to pursue their own destinies seems obvious to young Africans across the continent....

Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe Files For Divorce

Zimbabwean First lady, Grace Mugabe is leaving her twenty one year marriage over concerns about her role as an irresponsible former First Lady of...

Four Cameroon soldiers killed in restive Anglophone region

YAOUNDÉ: Four Cameroonian soldiers were killed by suspected separatists in a restive English-speaking region early Wednesday, army and government sources said. "Four soldiers were killed around...

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to be sworn in for disputed second term

Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta is due to be sworn in for a second term today Tuesday (Nov 28), an inauguration delayed by two disputed polls...

Libya slave auctions: People for sale “12 Nigerians sold” World leaders accused of hypocrisy

World leaders may have been quick to voice outrage over video footage of Libyan slave auctions, but activists raised the alarm months ago —...

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe and serve all citizens

New President Emmerson Mnangagwa laid out a grand vision on Friday (Nov 24) to revitalise Zimbabwe's ravaged economy and vowed to rule on behalf...

Who is Emmerson Mnangagwa?

When Mr Robert Mugabe announced his resignation as president of Zimbabwe on Tuesday, after 37 years of increasingly authoritarian and erratic rule, a euphoric...

Africa’s richest woman has been fired from Angola’s state oil firm by the new...

Not yet two months into his tenure as Angola’s new president, João Lourenço has started shaking things up. In a shock move, the president sacked Isabel dos Santos,...