Africa

Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara's ruling party has named the country's prime minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly as its candidate for the October presidential election.

Kenya announced its first confirmed case of coronavirus on Friday, saying a woman who returned from the United States tested positive for the illness in Nairobi.

Somali forces capture Sufi militia camp after battle Somali forces capture Sufi militia camp after battle

Somali security forces have stormed a camp of a Sufi militia forcing their leaders to surrender after fighting in which ...

DR Congo signs 'peace' deal with armed group in east DR Congo signs 'peace' deal with armed group in east

The Congolese government has signed a deal with an armed group to restore peace and security in the eastern Democratic ...

Ethiopia's Abiy faces outcry over crackdown on rebels Ethiopia's Abiy faces outcry over crackdown on rebels

Desta Garuma, a 27-year-old rickshaw driver, never showed much interest in politics, so his family has no idea how ...

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