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New app in Uganda bridges the gap between rural and urban...

A Ugandan app developer has designed a digital platform that allows students and teachers to share academic materials. What's unique about it is that it...

World’s highest and longest glass bridge in China shuts for maintenance

The world’s highest and longest glass bridge at Zhangjiajie Grand Canyon scenic area in Cili county, central China’s Hunan Province, was closed Friday, only...

Soldiers arrested for killing civilians in separatist war in Cameroon

Authorities in Cameroon said they have arrested three soldiers for their role in an alleged deadly attack on civilians in a village in the...

Conservation group transfers Lions from South Africa to Rwanda

    Many African countries pride themselves for their beautiful nature and wildlife that gives the African continent its place on the global map of  breathtaking...

Cholera outbreak kills 11 in Tanzania

  A cholera outbreak in Tanzania has killed 11 people in the eastern district of Kilosa, officials said on Monday. Adam Mgoyi, Kilosa District Commissioner said...

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa set to assume AU Chairmanship

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to take over the chairmanship of the African Union for the year 2020, replacing Egypt’s Abdel Fattah...

Former Nigerian VP quits ruling party, set to run for presidency

Nigeria’s former vice president Atiku Abubakar is prepared to run for the presidency in 2019, Reuters reports his spokesman to have said on Friday. The...

Top Chinese Embassy official visits CGTN Africa ahead of New Year...

Ahead of the Chinese New Year, the Charge d’affaire of Chinese Embassy in Kenya, Mr Li Xuhang, paid a courtesy call to the CGTN...

Explosion hits Cameroon’s lone oil refinery in restive Anglophone region

An explosion hit Cameroon's lone refinery Friday night, causing serious damage and production suspension, according to a statement published Saturday by the refinery. "We inform...

Kenya’s High Court declines to halt ‘Matatu ban’

Kenya’s High Court on Monday declined to suspend an order barring public transport vehicles from accessing Nairobi’s Central Business District. Public transport operators had filed...
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