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Kabila Ready To Quit, To Name Successor In July

President of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Joseph Kabila will not contest in elections when they are next held, the information minister Lambert Mende ... Full story

Kenyan Cops Besiege Journalists Over Odinga Swear In

NAIROBI - Three Kenyan journalists said on Thursday they spent the night in their newsroom in fear of arrest, watching plainclothes policemen camped outside, and ... Full story

Zambia Police Hunt 'Gay Couple'

Zambia's police spokesperson has appealed to the public to share information about two women believed to be in a same-sex relationship, news site Zambia Reports ... Full story

Nigeria Military Kills Dozens Amid Communal Violence

Dakar - Nigeria's military has killed at least 35 people in air raids during attempts to combat growing violence between farmers and herdsmen, Amnesty International ... Full story

Tension In Kenya Ahead Of Odinga's Banned Inauguration

Kenya’s main opposition coalition the National Super Alliance (NASA) says it will press on with a planned inauguration banned by the authorities. There is tension in ... Full story

Hundreds Protest Morocco Trial Of Journalists

Rabat - Hundreds protested on Thursday outside a Moroccan court in support of four journalists being tried for publishing content deemed confidential. The journalists stand accused ... Full story

Gambia Arrests Top Jammeh Generals After They Return From Exile

BANJUL - Military authorities in Gambia arrested two of ex-strongman Yahya Jammeh’s generals after they returned unexpectedly from exile over the weekend, the army said ... Full story

Zuma Loyalists Dare Ramaphosa To Fire Him

Johannesburg - While some of Jacob Zuma’s staunch supporters are ready to see him leave the Presidency this week, others have warned party president Cyril ... Full story

Food Poisoning Kills 8 Children In Madagascar

Madagascar’s health service ministry says eight children have died after suffering acute food poisoning believed to have been caused by eating sea turtle meat in ... Full story

Tanzania Arrests Pregnant Schoolgirls, Hunting For Men Responsible

Authorities in Tanzania over the weekend arrested five pregnant schoolgirls and are on the hunt for the men responsible for the pregnancies. The girls were arrested ... Full story

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