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Saturday 28 February 2015 20:11
Somali militants al Shabaab detonated a car bomb in the capital Mogadishu on Saturday, injuring two police officers, police and a spokesman for the Islamists said.
Saturday 28 February 2015 19:27
Counting is underway in Lesotho following a day of voting in the country's national assembly elections.
Saturday 28 February 2015 16:46
Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 91st birthday with a lavish party by the spectacular Victoria Falls on Saturday.
Saturday 28 February 2015 15:40
Thousands of people marched in Cameroon's capital on Saturday to protest against Nigeria's Boko Haram insurgency and support the Central African nation's army.
Saturday 28 February 2015 13:43
Queues at polling stations in the mountain kingdom of Lesotho are long as voters wait to cast their ballot in the country's early parliamentary election.
Saturday 28 February 2015 09:25
Lesotho Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has called for the elections to be free, fair and without any incidents.
Saturday 28 February 2015 07:19
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has rejected reports that his wife, Grace, is unofficially running the country, saying he remains in charge.
Saturday 28 February 2015 06:40
A US-backed draft resolution that would establish a sanctions regime for South Sudan looks in doubt after China shot down the idea by critiquing its logic.
Saturday 28 February 2015 06:32
It is D-Day as the people of Lesotho go to the polls on Saturday.
Friday 27 February 2015 20:13
Zambia's former mines minister, Maxwell Mwale, was jailed for corruption on Friday, in a rare case that prompted calls for a wider crackdown on graft among public officials.
The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.
President Jacob Zuma will deliver his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 12 February 2015 at 19h00. The theme for 2015 is '20 years of a democratic parliament'.
Minister of Finance Nhlanhla Nene will deliver his Budget Speech in Parliament on 25 February 2015.
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