Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan signed a bill on Monday that criminalizes same-sex relationships. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry slammed the decision.
La libre circulation des personnes et des biens au sein de la Communauté économique des Etats de l’Afrique centrale (CEMAC) enregistre des premiers couacs.
Le chef des rebelles Riek Machar a rencontré les médiateurs américain et africain dans le conflit au Sud-Soudan. C’est ce qu’a
Le président de transition Michel Djotodia et son Premier ministre Nicolas Tiangaye ont officiellement démissionné vendredi 10 janvier 2014.
Madagascar’s former Finance Minister Hery Rajaonarimampianina won the presidential run-off to replace his backer Andry Rajoelina, who came to power in a coup almost five years ago that crippled the economy.
South Sudanese government officials and rebel leaders have gathered in the Ethiopian capital for talks aimed at ending violence as the U.S. evacuated more staff from the African nation because of worsening security.
African journalists are invited to participate in a six-week online course: “Covering Development in Africa.” The course will be held from May 20, 2013, to June 28, 2013. The deadline to apply is May 6, 2013.
Rwanda’s former head of intelligence, Patrick Karegeya, 53, was found dead on a bed in a hotel room in Johannesburg’s affluent Sandown area yesterday, the South African Police Service said.
The colonel in charge of military operations against rebels in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo was killed on Thursday in an ambush along with three other soldiers, government spokesman Lambert Mende said.
South Sudanese President Salva Kiir declared an emergency in two states as the government prepared to start peace talks with rebels to stop violence that’s brought the country to the brink of a civil war since it began in mid- December.
Nine members of the Eritrea national football team and the coach of the squad have disappeared in Kenya following a regional football tournament.
South Sudan’s government said on Sunday rebels had seized the capital of a key oil-producing region and fears grew of all-out ethnic civil war in the world’s newest country.
Somalia’s lawmakers on Saturday approved the appointment of new Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, who vowed to appoint a larger and more effective cabinet.
The two candidates in Madagascar’s presidential run-off election were neck and neck in early vote counting on Saturday, in a poll meant to end a deep-rooted political rift that has driven away investors and contributed to a shrinking economy.
A suicide-bomb attack at an army base outside of the Libyan city of Benghazi killed at least 13 people and wounded up to 15 others Sunday morning, medical and security sources said.