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Two police officers, one civilian killed in Egypt’s Sharqiya checkpoint assault

Two police officers and one farmer was killed and four other people were wounded early Sunday when armed men on two motorcycles opened fire...

Protesting Tunisians say govt is failing them

Unemployed young people from the Tunisian city that touched off nationwide protests say the government is failing them. A day after a nationwide curfew went...

South Sudan aiming to use sports to promote unity

South Sudan has turned to sports to promote peace among young people in the world's youngest nation. The government has organized a week of sport...

Wild fire rages through top South Africa’s wine farms

A massive blaze has raged through the Simonsberg wine region near Cape Town, destroying vegetation as well vineyards at some of the country’s top...

South Africa: ANC members accuse the Democratic Alliance of being racist

Members of South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress, marched to the offices of the biggest opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, in Cape...

China, Iran vow closer cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping has met his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, in Tehran. Xi is the first leader to visit the country, since its international...

Arts and Culture Academy opens in the Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu

Somalia is celebrating the International Mother Language Day. The event took place in Mogadishu and brought together Somalis from all corners of the country, with...

Survivors of the LRA violence hopeful that justice will be served

Survivors of the violence committed by the Lord's Resistance Army in Northern Uganda are hopeful that justice will finally be served. The pre-trial of former...

Philanthropists pledge $100 million towards ending malnutrition in Nigeria

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Dangote Group have announced a commitment of $100 million over the next five years towards ending...

Experts hail President Xi’s 3-nations visit

As President Xi Jinping winds up his Middle East state visits, various experts have been giving their opinion about the significance of the three...
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