Africa

Zimbabwe's economy is set to shrink by 6.5% this year - its first contraction in a decade - after a drought and power shortages, the finance minister said on Thursday.

Nigeria has lifted a ban on two international humanitarian bodies it accused of aiding "terrorists" in the country's restive north, the birthplace of the Boko Haram jihadist ...

Mali president on the ropes as jihadist revolt mounts Mali president on the ropes as jihadist revolt mounts

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has few strong cards left to play as he seeks to roll back a jihadist ...

100 elephants die at national park as severe drought hits ... 100 elephants die at national park as severe drought hits Botswana

More than 100 elephants have died in two months in Botswana's Chobe National Park due to drought, which has also ...

'Election fraud' could be Mozambique's Filipe Nyusi's fillip to ... 'Election fraud' could be Mozambique's Filipe Nyusi's fillip to big victory

Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi was on Tuesday forecast to be heading for a landslide victory in an election the ...

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