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Wednesday 18 January 2017 12:17
On the heels of failed rains and a calamitous El Niño in Ethiopia, the country’s government has launched an appeal for $948 million to urgently address food and non-food needs.
Tuesday 17 January 2017 20:11
The typhoid outbreak that broke out in Zimbabwe's capital late in 2016 has claimed the life of a 13 year-old girl in Harare's township of Mbare.
Tuesday 17 January 2017 15:57
Gambia's ministers of finance, foreign affairs, trade and the environment have resigned from President Yahya Jammeh's government.
Tuesday 17 January 2017 07:40
The office of the United Nations Secretary General has indicated it remains hopeful that the constitutional prescripts for the transfer of power will be upheld in Gambia this week.
Monday 16 January 2017 16:02
Kenya has started registering voters ahead of the country’s general elections due in August this year.
Monday 16 January 2017 06:26
Zimbabwe’s biggest telecoms firm by subscriber numbers, Econet Wireless, has literally taken the war to the ICT minister as the data tariffs saga takes a nasty turn.
Sunday 15 January 2017 15:18
Gambia's President-elect Adama Barrow has left the country for neighbouring Senegal.
Saturday 14 January 2017 17:56
Transport Minister Dipuo Peters will convene a meeting with a delegation from the Free State and other stakeholders to discuss the South Africa/Lesotho cross-border road transport impasse.
Saturday 14 January 2017 08:49
Disgruntled soldiers in Ivory Coast reached an agreement with the government late on Friday resolving a dispute over bonus payments.
Friday 13 January 2017 21:34
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched a nationwide recruitment drive for his party ahead of the country's August general elections.
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.