Liberian President leading a delegation to Gambia to mediate in talks

by editor / Dec 13, 2016 / 0 comments

Liberian President is leading a delegation to Gambia to mediate in that country's talks.

Ghana election: Opposition leader Akufo-Addo declared winner

by editor / Dec 10, 2016 / 0 comments
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Ghana's main opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has won the country's national election, defeating President John Mahama.

Visitors lay flowers at the tomb of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro

by editor / Dec 06, 2016 / 0 comments

Visitors laid flowers in front of the tomb of late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday soon after his ashes were laid to rest at the Santa Ifigenia Cemetery in Santiago.

Somali National Army retakes Qandala from ISIL militants

by editor / Dec 05, 2016 / 0 comments

Somalia's autonomous region of Puntland forces backed by Somali National Army have retaken control of the strategic coastal town of Qandala from Isil militants.

Three African nations added to UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage

by editor / Dec 02, 2016 / 0 comments

UNESCO has added cultural elements from three African countries to the world's list of intangible cultural heritage.

Cubans on Fidel Castro's death

by editor / Dec 01, 2016 / 0 comments

For ordinary Cubans in Havana, revolutionary leader Fidel Castro has left a void that would be hard to fill as was witnessed on Wednesday night's memorial service.

World AIDS Day

by editor / Dec 01, 2016 / 0 comments

December 1st is World AIDS Day, and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is calling for tolerance and more intensive efforts to help vulnerable people in combating the global pandemic.

Jacob Zuma survives attempt to oust him as South Africa's President

by editor / Nov 30, 2016 / 0 comments

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has survived an attempt to remove him from office from within his governing African National Congress. South African media says the bid to oust him was rejected and a settlement was reached.

President Nkurunziza’s top advisor survives assassination attempt

by editor / Nov 30, 2016 / 0 comments

A top advisor to President Pierre Nkurunziza has survived an assassination attempt.

Angolans mourn Fidel Castro

by editor / Nov 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Africans continue to mourn the death of Cuban's revolutionary leader Fidel Castro. Castro supported two major battles on the continent, in Ethiopia and Angola. Today Angolans fondly remembers Castro as a son of Africa.