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#BringBackOurGirls One Year On: No Answers!

Tomorrow (Tuesday,14th April) will be a year since 200+ school girls were abducted in Northern Nigeria, since then the Boko Haram militant group has...

Football Legend Steve ‘Kalamazoo’ Mokone laid to rest

Tributes have been paid to Steve 'Kalamazoo' Mokone. The football legend was the first black player from South Africa to play in Europe. The...

Young South Africans learning cycling and life skills in Cape Town

Cape Town's Khayelitsha Township may not be the first place that comes to mind, when you think of the home of some of South...

Company makes artificial limb for Goose through 3D printing

A goose is on the forefront of a medical breakthrough in South Africa. A digital design company has used a 3D printer to give...

Dadaab: The world’s largest refugee camp

Kenyan authorities gave the UNHCR three months to relocate more than 600,000 Somalis from Dadaab. With an estimated population of 600,000 the Dadaab Refugee Camp is...

Somalia launches “National Planting Week”

Somalia's Ministry of Livestock and Forestry has launched the "National Planting Week" intended to encourage the country to go green. Despite some regions facing...

Police & security forces beefing up operations in the Central African...

Security forces in the Central African Republic have beefed up their operations in the capital Bangui. Police have been cracking down on former Seleka rebels...

Kenyan student dies and more than 100 injured in stampede

(Reuters) - A Kenyan student died and over 100 others were injured after an electricity transformer explosion caused a stampede on Sunday, amid tension...

Somalia’s security agency captures Al-Shabaab suspect

Somalia's security agency has a man in custody believed to be a prominent member of militant group Al-Shabaab. Meanwhile, a mortar attack has been...

Ashour wins El Gouna Squash open

Ramy Ashour has won the El Gouna Squash open on Friday. Ashour was facing fellow Egyptian and World Champion Mohamed El Shourbagy. It was...
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