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Nigeria military to turn Sambisa forest into training ground for its...

Nigeria's military is set to turn the Sambisa forest, a former bastion of militant Islamist group Boko Haram, into a training centre for its...

#EnvironmentChamp: Oscar-winning actress Lupita’s love for the jumbo

Lupita Nyong’o is not only an Academy winning Kenyan actress; she is also WildAid’s Global Elephant Ambassador. In 2015, she was back in Kenya and...

Infantino in Tanzania as country hosts its first FIFA summit

FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, is in Tanzania for the first time to chair a football summit to be held at the Julius Nyerere International...

South Sudan has no other option but to return to peace...

South Sudanese first vice president Taban Deng Gai says there is no other option for the worlds youngest nation but to return to peace. Deng...

Boko Haram raid on military post kills soldier

Boko Haram Islamists killed a soldier and wounded three others in a raid on a military post in northeast Nigeria, military and militia sources...

Rwanda to issue visa on arrival to visitors from across the...

Travellers from across the world visiting Rwanda will from January 1, 2018, receive a 30-day visa upon arrival following the establishment of a new...

U.S. will hurt ordinary Zimbabweans with Zidera Law says Trade Minister

Zimbabwe's government says the recent renewal of sanctions imposed on the country by the U.S. government is going to further strain the southern African's...

Authorities and Muslim leaders in Somalia differ on recent ban on...

There seems to be some confusion over Christmas festivities. Authorities and Muslim Scholars in the capital Mogadishu have differed on a recent ban on the...

South Africa suspends parliament to fight xenophobia

(AFP) South Africa's parliament will be suspended from next week to enable lawmakers to return to their constituencies to spread the anti-xenophobia message, in...

Kenyans take to social media to pledge for peaceful elections this...

Kenyans pledge for peace in the general elections on 8th August 2017 where citizens will vote in a President and his deputy, members of...
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