Kenyan university’s “terror drill” turns deadly

NAIROBI - A security drill in a prestigious Kenyan university turned disastrous, leading to the death of a member of the staff. After security...

Rebel attacks keep on killing at DR Congo

KINSHASA - The Ugandan rebel Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) attacked a base of the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in Democratic Republic of the...

Burundi’s capital hit with fresh wave of violence

BUJUMBURA - Violence in Burundi reaches new heights overnight as at least four people lost their lives in shooting and explosions in the country's...

Sudanese refugees shot dead by Egyptian security forces in Sinai

SINAI - Reports have emerged that around 15 refugees have been shot dead, while eight others have been injured when they attempted to enter...

South African police caught shooting and killing suspect

JOHANNESBURG - After a chilling video footage of four police officials shooting dead a suspected robber emerged, the police officials allegedly involved in the shooting...

Al-Shabab hotel attack targets senior Somali officials and businessmen

MOGADISHU - A attack in the heart of Somalia's capital has left 15 dead and many others wounded. The attack took place at the...

Nigeria names new Yoruba king

ABUJA - The Yoruba people have named a new Ooni of Ife or a a revered monarch in south-west Nigeria. The new king, or the most...

Third India-Africa Forum Summit kicks off in New Delhi

NEW DELHI - India joins hands with African nations as the India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS), a cooperation initiative between the country with the many...

Congo Republic holds referendum on presidential term limits

BRAZZAVILLE - The government of Congo Republic announced that more than 92% of voters in the country voted in favour of a change in the constitution...

ICC seeks explanation from South Africa for failing to arrest Sudanese President

THE HAGUE - The International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague has asked South African authorities to explain as to why they didn't Sudanese President...