The head of the Africa Centres for Disease Control (CDC) has praised African states for managing to curb the spread of coronavirus.
President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday night addressed the United Nations General Assembly on diverse issues ranging from COVID-19 to human rights and poverty eradication.
A dozen candidates were given the go-ahead on Wednesday to contest presidential elections next month in Guinea, where 82-year-old incumbent Alpha Conde is seeking a controversial third term.
Former Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who has not been seen in public since his August 18 ouster in a coup, has been hospitalised after suffering a brief stroke-like attack, a doctor said Wednesday.
Zimbabwe has offered to return land to foreign nationals whose farms were seized under a controversial government programme two decades ago.
Malware which signed users up to subscription services without their permission has been found on thousands of mobiles sold in Africa.
Africa has been declared free from wild polio by the independent body, the Africa Regional Certification Commission.
Cote d’Ivoire President, Alassane Ouattara, on Monday submitted his application to run for a third term after more protests by opponents.
A South African who was thought to be the oldest man in the world has died at the age of 116.
Thousands have taken to the streets of Mali’s capital to celebrate the coup against Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta.