The failed coup in the Amhara region was led by a high-ranking military officer and others within the military said PM Abiy Ahmed.
25 Jun 2019 3:40 PM
Medical and humanitarian assistance was provided to the rescued who were taken to reception centres in different cities in Libya.
23 Jun 2019 11:21 AM
The United States military on Thursday claimed that China had harassed troops posted at the US military base in Africa's Djibouti.
20 Jun 2019 4:10 PM
Morsi has been in prison undergoing multiple trials ever since the military ousted him in July 2013.
18 Jun 2019 9:02 AM
Three bombers detonated their explosives outside a hall in Konduga, 38 kilometres (24 miles) from the Borno state capital Maiduguri.
17 Jun 2019 2:49 PM
'One of them grabbed my camera and smashed it on the ground,' Florent Vergnes, one of the journalists, said.
16 Jun 2019 8:05 PM
The al-Qaida-linked extremist group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the blasts.
16 Jun 2019 1:56 PM
Netizens are changing their profile pictures to blue with hashtag #BlueforSudan.
14 Jun 2019 6:13 PM
The first fatality, a five-year-old boy who had crossed into Uganda from the Democratic Republic of Congo, died late on Tuesday.
13 Jun 2019 2:28 PM
Doctors close to the protest movement say at least 118 people have been killed since the June 3 crackdown.
12 Jun 2019 4:05 PM
The militants carried out attack on region bordering Lake Chad on Sunday night, clashing with the Cameroonian army until Monday afternoon.
12 Jun 2019 1:54 PM
South Africa is the only African nation to have legalised gay marriage.
12 Jun 2019 1:01 PM
Clashes led to the world's largest displacement crisis, with over a million mostly ethnic Gedeos displaced, according to government figures.
10 Jun 2019 11:22 AM
Until the matter is settled, the park spokesperson warned that there is a danger to members who are working in the area.
08 Jun 2019 6:50 PM
The protest movement, in turn, dismissed the generals' promise of elections within nine months instead.
05 Jun 2019 3:10 PM
In recent years, thousands of migrants have lost their lives after undertaking dangerous sea travel on overcrowded rubber boats.
03 Jun 2019 9:13 AM
The report accused security forces of arbitrary arrests including children, disappearances, torture, extrajudicial killings.
28 May 2019 11:08 AM
Foreign heads of state from more than 40 countries were among 36,000 people who witnessed the event replete with pomp.
27 May 2019 8:59 AM
Former president Jacob Zuma, 77, resigned in February last year amid allegations of corruption and state capture.
25 May 2019 3:56 PM
Those who have escaped the group are often now living among the same communities badly hit by violence, ICG said.
21 May 2019 8:55 AM