Africa

French appeals judges on Friday rejected a request to reopen an investigation into the 1994 assassination of Rwanda's president Juvenal Habyarimana, which sparked the ...

Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday for the funeral of a popular Ethiopian singer whose assassination this week sparked violence that has left around 90 people dead and ...

Gabon on track to set gays free Gabon on track to set gays free

A bill to decriminalise homosexual activity is making headway in Gabon, where such contact has been banned for nearly a ...

Subsistence miner hits R57m jackpot — largest tanzanite ... Subsistence miner hits R57m jackpot — largest tanzanite gemstones ever found

A Tanzanian subsistence miner hit the jackpot on Wednesday after the government handed him a cheque for 7.74bn ...

Zimbabwe fuel prices more than doubles Zimbabwe fuel prices more than doubles

Zimbabwe's fuel prices will go up by as much as 152% on Wednesday, the energy regulator said, after the government ...

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