WEEKLY NEWS

Kenya: Media Mogul Sk Macharia's Son Dies in Road Crash

John Macharia, son of businessman SK Macharia, has died in a car accident. According to the police, he was Read More

Kenya: Keep a Wary Eye On Raila Odinga, Warn Jubilee MPs in About-Turn

The disquiet within the ruling Jubilee Party over the Uhuru-Raila unity pact came to the fore on Sunday, when a Read More

Nigeria: Judge Remands Melaye, Two Others in Police Custody Till June 11

The police have taken Kogi West Senator Dino Melaye to their medical centre in Lokoja after a magistrate arraigned Read More

South Africa: Operations Stop As Rescuers Race to Find Survivors At Sibanye-Stillwater Mine

Mining company Sibanye-Stillwater says 10 of 13 employees who were trapped following a seismic event at its Masakhane mine Read More

Libya: Election Plans Thrown Into Turmoil After Suicide Attack

The suicide bomb attack on the country's electoral commission headquarters badly damaged the building. UN says it is working Read More

Rwanda: Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Announces Support for Women Change Agents & Peace Makers

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the former President of Liberia, accepting the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership in Kigali Read More

Angola: President João Lourenço in Namibia for 40th Anniversary of Cassinga Massacre

The President of the Republic of Angola is in Windhoek to take part in the 40th anniversary ceremony of Read More

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Ranked Africa's Deadliest Militant Group

Washington-based Africa Centre for Strategic Studies says Al-Shabaab is responsible for more than half the reported attacks carried out Read More