Kenyan activists rethink strategy after protests turn violent 

Activists behind Kenya's anti-government protests are rethinking their strategy after demonstrations on Tuesday were marred by violence and looting that they fear could undermine the movement...

South Africa’s ANC weighs up partners, from free-marketeers to Marxists 

The African National Congress was holding high-stakes internal talks on Tuesday about which parties it should approach to form South Africa's next government, with...

Biden, Kenya’s Ruto to discuss Kenyan debt relief this week 

U.S. President Joe Biden will play host this week to Kenyan President William Ruto for wide-ranging talks expected to include debt relief for Kenya...

Kenya flood toll rises to 181 as homes and roads are destroyed

Floods and landslides across Kenya have killed 181 people since March, with hundreds of thousands forced to leave their homes, the government and Red...

Floods kill at least 42 in central Kenya after dam bursts

At least 42 people have been killed in floods in central Kenya's Mai Mahiu area after a dam burst early on Monday, and the...

Around 50 killed in Central African Republic boat capsize

Around 50 people on their way to a village funeral died after their riverboat capsized in the Central African Republic's capital Bangui on Friday,...

UN warns 800,000 people in Sudan city in ‘extreme, immediate danger’

Some 800,000 people in a Sudanese city are in "extreme and immediate danger" as worsening violence advances and threatens to "unleash bloody intercommunal strife throughout...

Kenyan military helicopter crashes, five soldiers killed, police say

A Kenyan military helicopter crashed in the west of the country, killing five soldiers inside on Thursday, a police source said. Three other soldiers on...

Burkina Faso expels three French diplomats for ‘subversive activities’

Burkina Faso's military government has expelled three French diplomats for alleged subversive activities, the foreign ministry said in a letter seen by Reuters on...

An explosion near a police station in northern Kenya has killed 4 people, including 3 officers

An explosion at a small hotel located near a police station in northeastern Kenya killed four people, including three officers, and wounded several others...

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