Africa

Sudan military to sign deal on return to civilian rule

Ahead of the signing of the agreement, a prominent politician was released.

Nine Mali soldiers killed in November IED attacks

Despair at the toll prompted Malian army officers to mount a coup in 2020.

Villagers recount trauma of east DR Congo 'massacre'

Another villager, Mukiza, said he saw "six mass graves".

Thousands of Islamists protest UN mission in Sudan

"We are against this deal," said protester Ahmed Omar.

SA ruling party to discuss Ramaphosa's future on Sunday

Pressure is mounting for Ramaphosa to quit or be forced out of office.

Charges dropped over student's tweet about first lady

The authorities had accused Aminu Adamu of defamation and spreading "false" information, which he denied.

Ramaphosa political fate hangs in balance in South Africa

Ramaphosa has denied any wrongdoing and on Friday had a wave of support.

DR Congo condemns Kagame's remarks on elections

He was accused of creating insecurity and trying to “politically destabilize Tshisekedi".

Big beasts of business back Ramaphosa inquiry

Businesses and stakeholders are seeking stability and a quick resolution.

Opposition demand snap polls over Ramaphosa scandal

Parliament is set to examine a report on the scandal and decide whether or not to launch impeachment proceedings.

Male Senegal MP hits female colleague in parliament

Local media reports that Mr Samb reminded the house of remarks Ms Gniby had made earlier which he said were ...

Ramaphosa keeping all options open amid scandal

Mr Ramaphosa's critics accuse him of having covered up a burglary at his farm nearly three years ago.

Auction house cancels sale of African skulls

Such a sale could have taken place because there is no law in the country against it.

Pope to visit DR Congo, S. Sudan in early 2023

He had previously postponed the trip due to problems with his knee.

DR Congo leader using crisis to delay polls - Kagame

He also denied claims that Rwanda was stealing minerals from DR Congo.

How players dribble around Ghana's nationality laws

The definition of a Ghanaian is very strict for those wanting to qualify to stand as a member of parliament.

Student charged for tweet about Nigeria first lady

The prosecution accused the 23-year-old of spreading false information.