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Over 500 Kids Kidnapped By Boko Haram Since 2014

Johannesburg -  Hundreds of children remain missing while officials refuse to acknowledge the largest-ever mass abduction of Nigerian schoolchildren by Boko Haram Islamic extremists, Human ... Full story

ICC Ups Pressure On SA Over Omar al-Bashir Release

Cape Town – South Africa is set to appear before the International Criminal Court (ICC) next week Friday to "account for failing to arrest Sudanese ... Full story

SA: Ex-DA Leader Under Fire For Pro-Colonialism Comments

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she's glad that her tweets brought the debate around colonialism to the surface as she believes it is of ... Full story

I Coast Ex-First Lady Acquitted Of Crimes Against Humanity

Abidjan - An Ivory Coast jury on Tuesday acquitted former first lady Simone Gbagbo of crimes against humanity during the 2010-11 post-election crisis in a ... Full story

Critical Tanzanian Rapper Freed, Advised To 'Improve' Lyrics

DAR ES SALAAM - The Tanzanian government ordered the release of a popular rapper on Monday, jailed over his song lyrics, insisting that President John Magufuli ... Full story

Nigeria's Ailing Leader Buhari 'Reduces His Working Hours'

Abuja – Nigeria's "ailing" president Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly reduced his working hours since he returned from medical leave. According to Voice of America, the development ... Full story

Tanzanian Rapper Held For 'Insulting' President Magufuli In Song

Dar es Salaam - A popular Tanzanian rapper said Sunday that he had been arrested over a song allegedly insulting President John Magufuli, seen as ... Full story

Gambia To Set Up Truth Commission To Probe Jammeh's Rule

The Gambia will set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate abuses committed during ex-President Yahya Jammeh's rule, the justice minister has said. The ... Full story

Gunmen Kill 50, Injure Dozens In CAR Village Attacks

Bangui - At least 50 people have been killed and dozens more injured since Tuesday after armed men attacked three villages in the central Bambari ... Full story

Ousted Egyptian Dictator, Mubarak Released From Jail

Cairo - In six years, Egypt's Hosni Mubarak has gone from symbolising the hubris of Middle East dictators swept away by the Arab Spring uprisings ... Full story

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