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Mugabe ruling Zimbabwe from his hospital bed?

Opposition political parties have demanded the immediate retirement of President Robert Mugabe, accusing the near-centenarian of running the country from a hospital bed.

Chibok Girls And Trump Appear In Unannounced Photo Op

The White House usually picks a photo of the day. On June 28, the image they chose showed two girls from Nigeria who were abducted in 2014 by Boko Haram but managed to escape: Joy Bishara and Lydia Pogu.

Go and champion gay rights elsewhere, not in Tanzania - government warns

Tanzania has threatened to arrest and expel activists, as well as deregister all non-governmental organisations that campaign for gay rights.

Nigerian university builds trench to stop Boko Haram attacks

Authorities in north-eastern Nigeria have begun digging a 27km (17 mile) trench around the University of Maiduguri to prevent attacks by Boko Haram Islamist militants.

South Africa court allows secret Zuma no-confidence vote

South Africa's highest court has ruled that a vote of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma can be held in secret.

School closed down after pupils beat up teachers

A school in central Kenya has been closed after the pupils attacked and injured their teachers on Monday.

Soldier Sentenced to Death for Killing Cabinet Minister

A Somali military court has sentenced a government soldier to death for the killing of Somalia’s minister for public works and reconstruction.

Mali: Two die in gun attack

Gunmen have stormed a tourist resort in Mali popular with Westerners killing two people, the country's security minister has said.

'Heads up': Nigerian athlete warns after wig falls off during event

28-year-old Nigerian Olympic and world championship medalist in long jump, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor gave the world a Aha moment after her wig fell off during a track and field event in Norway.

Nigeria’s Central Bank Announces Plans to Raise N200 million from T-Bills

As a follow up on some monetary measures currently pursued by the Federal government through the country’s apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria has announced latest moves to further stabilize the currency and the economy in general.