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Thursday 5 May 2016 05:40
Zimbabwe's central bank is to enforce the use of the South African rand and the Euro in order to ease severe cash shortages of US dollars in that country.
Wednesday 4 May 2016 20:10
Hundreds of thousands of children in the Central African Republic are missing out on education as schools struggle to reopen due to violence, displacement and a shortage of teachers.
Wednesday 4 May 2016 18:03
South Africa will soon open a visa office in Kenya's tourist city of Mombasa to provide a one-stop-shop for visa applicants in the town.
Wednesday 4 May 2016 17:02
Benin-born Kidjo and groups Y’en a marre from Senegal, le Balai Citoyen from Burkina Faso and LUCHA from the DRC received the award for standing up to injustice.
Wednesday 4 May 2016 15:54
Rights activists have condemned the examinations as inhuman and humiliating.
Wednesday 4 May 2016 06:54
The AU special envoy to the Western Sahara, Joachim Chissano, has urged continental leaders to rally behind a recent UN Security Council resolution.
Tuesday 3 May 2016 20:30
Kenyan police have arrested a suspected key member of an Islamist militant group.
Tuesday 3 May 2016 20:12
Attacks in the Gulf of Guinea - a significant source of oil, cocoa and metals for world markets - have become less frequent partly due to improved patrolling but also to lower oil prices.
Tuesday 3 May 2016 18:56
As the world celebrates World Press Freedom Day, reporters in Botswana, have made a call to international communities to help stop the arrests of journalists in the country.
Tuesday 3 May 2016 13:57
Rescue workers pulled out a one-year-old girl from the rubble of a building in Kenya's capital on Tuesday morning more than 72 hours after it collapsed.
South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.
President Jacob Zuma will deliver 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) will hold its 'January 8' celebrations and 104th anniversary in Rustenburg, North West on 9 January 2016
The UN member states will meet from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.