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Sunday 26 June 2016 12:05
Zimbabwe's former vice president Joice Mujuru says she was fired for challenging dictatorial tendencies within the ruling party.
Sunday 26 June 2016 09:29
Somalia's al Shabaab Islamist group launched a suicide bomb attack on a hotel in the centre of Mogadishu on Saturday before fighters stormed inside.
Saturday 25 June 2016 16:28
Somalia's Al-Shabaab Islamist group launched a suicide bomb attack on a hotel in the centre of Mogadishu on Saturday before militant fighters stormed the building, a police officer said.
Saturday 25 June 2016 12:22
Michelle Obama will travel to Africa on Sunday with daughters Sasha and Malia as part of an effort to promote girls' education.
Friday 24 June 2016 19:25
The presidential decree included pardons for Karim Wade and two others who had been sentenced for "illegal enrichment".
Friday 24 June 2016 14:36
A Harare motorist, who cut off President Robert Mugabe’s motorcade as it was passing, has been jailed.
Friday 24 June 2016 14:17
Like many other African countries, Kenyan hairdressers are raking in a fortune fixing artificial hair on their female clients.
Friday 24 June 2016 12:07
Karim Wade, the son of Senegal's former president, was released from prison after being granted a presidential pardon, a spokesman for President Macky Sall and Wade's lawyer said on Friday.
Thursday 23 June 2016 17:41
The Botswana Mine Workers Union has urged government to set up a bargaining council to safeguard the welfare of workers who suffer crippling and fatal injuries while working in the mines.
Thursday 23 June 2016 12:03
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta signed an anti-doping amendment bill into law on Thursday.
South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.
President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.
The African National Congress (ANC) held its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016
The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.