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UN Chief appoints new commander for the peacekeeping force in South...

The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Gueterres, has appointed Lieutenant General Frank Mushyo Kamanzi of Rwanda as Force Commander of the United Nations Mission...

U. S launches a missiles attack on Syria after chemical weapon...

The U.S. military has attacked a Syria-government airfield with 59 tomahawk missiles on Thursday evening, CNBC reports. The missiles responding to a Tuesday chemical weapons...

A new era for Gambia as country elects new MPs

On Thursday, Gambians cast their first ballot since longtime leader Yahya Jammeh left power to elect lawmakers who could make or break a raft...

Kenyan Marathon champion Jemima Sumgong tests positive for banned substance

Kenyan Jemima Sumgong, the reigning Olympic and London marathon champion has failed a drugs test. Sumgong tested positive for banned substance EPO in an out...

Roadside bomb in Somalia leaves at least 20 people killed, six...

A roadside bomb exploded and killed at least 20 people in a minibus in Somalia's Lower Shabelle region on Thursday evening, the region's governor...

Thousands expected to march in South Africa on Friday against Zuma

Thousands of marchers are due to protest in major South African cities against President Jacob Zuma on Friday, demanding he quit after a cabinet...

DJ who played dance remix of Muslim call to prayer sentenced...

The British DJ who played a dance remix of the Muslim call to prayer has been sentenced to a year in jail by a...

Top Ethiopian, Kenyan athletes to fundraise for famine-hit South Sudan

Nine athletes from Ethiopia and Kenya have teamed up to launch the Great Run South Sudan marathon in a bid to raise funds to...

Huge blow for conservationists as South Africa legalizes domestic rhino horn...

South Africa’s highest court had ruled to legalize the trade of rhino horn domestically, drawing criticism from the country’s conservationists. The South African department of...

President Donald Trump says this week’s chemical attack on Syrian civilians...

President Donald Trump says this week's chemical attack on Syrian civilians "cannot be tolerated." Trump spoke at a White House news conference with Jordan's King...
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