Out of Rwanda
Three hundred UK troops and millions of pounds in foreign aid will be poured into South Sudan as famine grips the world’s newest country.
Opposition leaders in Democratic Republic of Congo called on national authorities on Monday to investigate a report by Reuters last week that most of the money paid by Congolese citizens for new passports goes overseas.
A young girl is living her life in Rwanda. Thousands of kilometres away, one Auckland school is working to make that life better.
“Mother of all bombs” is really scary, it weighs ten tons and has unprecedented explosive capabilities, if we exclude the nuclear bomb. The bomb is designed to penetrate barricades and invade dungeons and tunnels. There is no hope for anyone in the targeted place. It is like a ruthless programmed earthquake.
A US married couple are in shock after a DNA test revealed that they are biological twins.
China and Russia dispatch ships to shadow Donald Trump’s ’armada’ as it approaches North Korean waters
Russia and China have dispatched spy vessels to shadow a US aircraft carrier group heading to North Korean waters, Japanese media said, amid rising tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear ambitions.
On Sunday evening in Ankara, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim stood on the balcony at the headquarters of his Justice and Development Party, or AKP, and hailed a referendum victory that will put him out of a job.
Out of 15 African countries which held elections in 2016, power changed hands only eight times. That’s according to the Mo Ibrahim Foundation. All eyes are set for the remaining elections this year.
The troops arrived in their dozens in Somalia’s capital city in early April from the 101st Airborne Division in Ft. Campbell, Kentucky.
Joseph Kabila, the president, has appointed Bruno Tshibala, a dissident from the main opposition coalition, as prime minister.
North Korea has warned Donald Trump that it is prepared for war and is ready to use its "powerful nuclear deterrent".
The police, on Wednesday, charged Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, with treason for allegedly obstructing the motorcade of President Edgar Lungu.
Authorities are examining whether the Islamic State is responsible for explosions that hit the bus of soccer team Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday, media reported. A letter citing Allah and IS has been found near the attack site.
A suicide bomber has blown himself up at a military academy west of Somalia’s capital, killing at least five soldiers, a military officer says.
Burundian opposition leader and former rebel chief Agathon Rwasa has said he fears for his life and has asked the government to speed up talks to end a crisis that began in 2015, when President Pierre Nkurunziza said he wanted a third term.
The Rwandan police and military peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), Abyei (UNSFA) and Haiti (MINUSTAH), on Friday, joined the rest of Rwandans and friends of Rwanda to pay tribute to over one millions innocent lives that perished during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
At least 44 people were killed and over 100 injured in Palm Sunday bombings on two Coptic churches in Egypt. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attacks, and Egypt’s president has declared a national state of emergency.
A MASSIVE MANHUNT is underway in search of a “highly-dangerous” Wisconsin man who US authorities said robbed a gun shop and sent a lengthy manifesto to President Donald Trump.
Sudan is facing an "emergency-like situation" with nearly 1,500 South Sudanese crossing into the country each day to flee famine and war, a top Sudanese official said Thursday.
At least seven people have been killed and ten wounded in a car bomb attack at a restaurant near the Somali ministry of internal security in Mogadishu.
President Joseph Kabila has pledged to hold elections in 2017 and end a brutal insurgency in the center of the country, while warning foreign powers from attempting to interfere in his nation’s affairs.
Catholic priests have reportedly gone into hiding in the Kasai province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, following a series of violent attacks on Church properties.
A bloody cabinet reshuffle has left South Africans divided and reeling.
Sen. John McCain has said President Trump’s lack of action after Syrian President Bashar al Assad’s chemical attacks on the Syrian people is a “disgraceful chapter in American history.”
At least 70 people were killed on Tuesday when regime warplanes carried out a chlorine gas attack in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province, according to the opposition National Coalition.
Lawyer representing genocide convict Vincent Murekezi in the extradition case has faulted two Malawi Ministers in their involvement in the matter as he successfully applied for a judicial review at the High Court in Lilongwe.
Michael Jones, 46 from Kansas, starved Adrian, one of eight children in his care, to death and then fed his body to pigs
An explosion in a metro station in the Russian city of St Petersburg has killed at least five people and injured up to 50, according to breaking news reports.
Pirates have hijacked an Indian commercial ship off the coast of Somalia and the vessel is heading toward the shore, a former government anti-piracy official said on Monday.
The government of Tanzania plans to transfer the excess 7,463 secondary school arts subjects teachers to primary schools which are facing a serious shortage.
President Jacob Zuma has sparked new anger after firing a respected finance minister, further deepening a rift in the ruling party.
President Donald Trump has boosted the US military’s authority to step up air strikes in the fight against Islamist insurgents in Somalia, the Defense Department said.
A rebel in charge of communications for warlord Joseph Kony has surrendered to Ugandan forces, the military said today, shortly after the U.S. indicated it was pulling out of the international manhunt for one of Africa’s most notorious fugitives.
She got the office in the West Wing last week, and now she’s getting the title to go with it.
Somali Parliament on Wednesday approved a new cabinet appointed by Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire a week ago.
The Trump Administration’s budget proposal for next year includes drastic cuts to a myriad of social services and programs, to environmental protection, education, public housing, and the arts and science.
The complainant was travelling in an autorickshaw when several men pulled her out and beat her up.
Police on Tuesday confirmed the discovery of the bodies of two Europeans and one Congolese in the Central Kasai province in the area where two UN experts and four Congolese were kidnapped about two weeks ago.
Burundi and Belgium have vowed to rehabilitate bilateral relations that had faced "turbulences" since 2015, the Belgian ambassador to Burundi said Tuesday.
The world’s largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump’s proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the United States from its historic role as the world’s top emergency donor.