Africa

Mozambique communities try to rebuild lives after cyclones

People in Mozambique are still struggling to rebuild their lives four months after two major cyclones.

Africa

Sudanese stage night protests following killing of civilian

Scores of demonstrators take to the streets in Khartoum against the killing of a civilian allegedly by paramilitaries.

Sudanese stage night protests following killing of civilian

AJ Impact

Could new figures forecast hyperinflation for Zimbabwe?

Annualized inflation in Zimbabwe surged to 175.66 percent in June, up from 97.85 percent in May.

Could new figures forecast hyperinflation for Zimbabwe?

Ebola

DRC: Ebola case in major city sparks vaccination drive

WHO to convene emergency committee to decide if outbreak now constitutes an international health emergency.

Vaccinations against Ebola begin in DR Congo city of Goma

Africa

Singer Bobi Wine says he will run for Uganda president in 2021

The 37-year-old opposition leader says he will challenge longtime President Yoweri Museveni 'on behalf of the people'.

Singer Bobi Wine says he will run for Uganda president in 2021

South Africa

South Africa's Jacob Zuma tells inquiry he's victim of conspiracy

Ex-president tells corruption inquiry enemies seeking his removal subjected him to 'character assassination'.

Ebola

Ebola case confirmed in eastern DR Congo city of Goma

Discovery raises fears the virus could spread more quickly in the densely populated area close to the Rwandan border.

Ebola case confirmed in eastern DR Congo city of Goma

AJ Impact

Zimbabwe goes from price drops to massive inflation

Food, clothing and health care costs have all surged by more than 200 percent in a year.

Zimbabwe: From falling prices to 3-digit inflation in 30 months

Africa

Cape Town violence: Army deployed on streets 'temporarily'

South Africa's government takes aim at gang violence on the streets of Cape Town.

Africa

'Brave, inspiring' Somali-Canadian journalist killed in Kismayo

Hodan Nalayeh, who died in al-Shabab attack, was renowned for her 'positive stories' on Somalia's hidden beauty.

'Brave, inspiring' Somali-Canadian journalist killed in Kismayo

Football

Mahrez's late winner takes Algeria to African Cup final

Algeria edge past Nigeria after stoppage-time goal to seal a place in the final where they will take on Senegal.

Mahrez's late winner takes Algeria to African Cup final

Sudan

Sudan's paramilitary forces 'shoot at protesters, kill a man'

Witnesses say incident happened in El-Souk after residents rallied to demand paramilitary forces to leave their town.

Sudan's paramilitary forces 'shoot at protesters, kill a man'

Sudan

Sudan protesters demand 'justice for martyrs'

Thousands rally to mourn dozens of demonstrators killed in a brutal raid last month.

Demonstrators in Sudan demand justice for army crackdown victims

Africa

Journalists, politicians among 26 killed in Somali hotel siege

At least 26 people, including a prominent journalist and politicians, have been killed in a suicide attack on a hotel in southern Somalia.

AJ IMPACT

Zimbabwe inflation: Gov't trying to head off mass strikes

How the Zimbabwean government plans to help its public workers survive soaring inflation.