– – Some West African countries are on high alert following deaths of at least 69 children in Gambia linked...

– – Hundreds of people have been displaced in Ghana’s capital Accra after torrential rains continue to...

– – The World Health Organisation(WHO) has issued an alert over the use of some Indian manufactured cough...

A 12-year-old boy in Nigeria’s Kwara state has been killed by his brother while testing a newly bought “bullet-proof”...

– – The Moroccan government has issued permits for 10 farmers to legally grow cannabis for industry and export. This...

– – The Ugandan president’s son, Muhoozi Kainerugaba, has lost his position as the commander of the country’s...

– – The Kenyan government has given the green light for the cultivation and importation of genetically modified...

– – Burkina Faso’s ousted military leader, Lt Col Paul-Henri Damiba has reportedly fled to neighbouring...

– – There are reports of heavy gunfire from the main military camp and some residential areas in...

Renowned Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga has been convicted of inciting violence after carrying a placard that called...

– – At least 11 soldiers have been killed and 50 civilians reported missing after armed fighters attacked...

– – A number of police officers in Nigeria are facing dismissal and prosecution for illegal detentions and...

– – Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Akufo-Addo was booed by disenchanted Ghanaians when he mounted the stage...

– – Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo will run again for office in November’s...

– – The Ebola outbreak in Uganda is fast spreading with the country’s health ministry confirming six new...

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has announced it has raised $14.25 billion at a donor conference...

– – Public university teachers in Nigeria may not comply with an order to suspension of their seven month...

– – Amid increasing tensions, French President Emmanuel Macron hosted a meeting between leaders of Rwanda...

– – The African Union chairman and president of Senegal President Macky Sall has called for the lifting...

– – The Nigerian drug enforcement agency has made its biggest seizure of cocaine in the country’s history. Four...