A rocket and car bomb attack left one UN peacekeeper dead, a dozen wounded and another dozen French soldiers hurt at Timbuktu's airpo.... .
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African icon who fought tirelessly, visibly, and at great personal cost to bring racial equality.... .
A former military commander and coup leader who later went to graduate school in the United States and Britain was declared the winne.... .
Al-Shabab fighters launched coordinated attacks on five military camps in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region, killing at least 12 milita.... .
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari confirmed on Monday he will seek another term in elections next year, ending months of speculati.... .
Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa thanked Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday for Beijing's political support and pledged t.... .
Ethiopians have woken up to a new leader, and a renewed sense of hope.
Treasures including a gold crown and a royal wedding dress, which were taken from Ethiopia by the British 150 years ago, could be ret.... .
Young and outspoken Abiy Ahmed has been sworn in Monday as Ethiopia's prime minister, amid hopes he will be able to quell the sustain.... .
Sierra Leone's Supreme Court on Monday approved the election commission's request to delay Tuesday's runoff presidential vote until t.... .