Nearly 1.4 million children at imminent risk of death as famine looms in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan and Yemen.
Somalia20 Feb 2017 06:46 GMT
Horn of Africa is in the grips of a drought that has affected nearly half the popation.
Africa20 Feb 2017 05:48 GMT
Car bomb rips through a crowded market in Mogadishu, killing 39 people days after Somalia elected a new president.
Africa19 Feb 2017 20:17 GMT
Who are the nine longest-serving leaders in Africa and how long have they been in power?
Zimbabwe19 Feb 2017 13:21 GMT
Leader in power since 1980 insists he will contest 2018 elections, by which time he will be 94 years old.
Humanitarian crises19 Feb 2017 07:54 GMT
A brigadier general and colonel detail atrocities in damning resignation letters addressed to president.
Poverty & Development19 Feb 2017 06:21 GMT
In the world's top vanilla exporting country farmers live in poverty and constant fear of losing their crop to theft.
Africa18 Feb 2017 20:07 GMT
World leaders and supporters celebrate president's inauguration, marking end to tense standoff with predecessor Jammeh.
Politics18 Feb 2017 11:14 GMT
Thousands will attend ceremony in the capital Banjul to witness the first democratic transfer of power in the country.
South Sudan18 Feb 2017 08:53 GMT
In a country ravaged by war and tribal rivalry, software engineer Lual Mayen promotes unity with video and board games.
Humanitarian crises17 Feb 2017 15:00 GMT
Officials say incident near camp for displaced people resulted in deaths of seven people who tried to attack Maiduguri.
Health16 Feb 2017 16:24 GMT
Patients have nowhere to turn after the country's only radiation therapy machine stopped functioning in 2016.
Weather16 Feb 2017 11:26 GMT
Storm causes damage in Inhambane Province before heading off towards Limpopo river.
War & Conflict15 Feb 2017 12:20 GMT
Thousands of civilians flee as a result of the increasing insecurity and an escalation in violence.
Arts & Culture14 Feb 2017 18:40 GMT
Senegalese comedian and radio show host Marieme Faye uses the power of satire to address sensitive social issues.
Africa14 Feb 2017 12:09 GMT
Human rights spokeswoman says death toll suggests 'disproportionate' force with at least 39 women among victims.
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