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Watch Minister Masutha briefing
Friday 21 October 2016 14:45
Kenya is on track to launch its 472km Standard Gauge Railway, which links the port city of Mombasa and Nairobi, and will connect Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and eventually South Sudan and the DRC.
Friday 21 October 2016 06:26
EU leaders agreed on Thursday to step up their efforts to curb illegal migration from African countries with the aim of replicating their success in halting inflows from Turkey over the past year.
Friday 21 October 2016 06:01
More than 400 journalists, technologists, media-philes and activists will converge at Workshop 17 in Cape Town as the inaugural Media Party Africa kicks off on Friday morning.
Thursday 20 October 2016 19:16
Ethiopian authorities said on Thursday they had detained 1,645 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago in a bid to quell mass protests and violence.
Thursday 20 October 2016 14:38
South Sudan has now surpassed Burundi to become the third-largest source of refugees in Congo, after Rwanda and Central African Republic.
Thursday 20 October 2016 06:45
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday told a group of 21 girls released by Islamist militants last week that he will "redouble" efforts to bring home about 200 still missing.
Wednesday 19 October 2016 21:41
The usually bustling streets of Democratic Republic of Congo capital Kinshasa were nearly empty on Wednesday amid a general strike.
Wednesday 19 October 2016 21:12
Congolese former vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba and his defence team bribed witnesses to lie in his favour at a war crimes trial.
Wednesday 19 October 2016 20:03
Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has appointed businesswoman Leticia Klemens as his new energy minister.
Wednesday 19 October 2016 19:09
Senegalese prosecutors requested a six-month sentence on Wednesday for an imam accused of insulting the country's most powerful Muslim brotherhood.
Minister Pravin Gordhan delivers his Mid-Term Budget Policy Statement on the 26th October 2016.
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 city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.
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.