January 21, 2017 Johannesburg, South Africa—As Donald Trump takes office, Chad’s recent decision to …
BANJUL, Gambia (AP) — Gambia's new vice president will be a female leader of the opposition coalition …
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Nigerian musician Femi Kuti on Monday …
Femi Kuti
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with Tanzania's leaders on the first leg of his tour of Africa during which he is expected to push for …
Erdogan
Pravind Jugnauth took over as Mauritius’s new prime minister, a day after his father resigned and bequeathed the premiership to his son, as the opposition announced plans to demonstrate …
Zhou Enlai
A day after the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump, millions nationwide and around the …
Donald Trump
Last year, humanitarian aid workers in the Central African Republic were involved in more than 365 security incidents — more than Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia. The security challenges …
Aid Workers
Kenyan authorities have fitted a tracking device a onto one of the 36 lions that live in a wildlife park on the outskirts of the capital city, aiming to stop the animals coming into unwanted contact …
Tracking Device
The Federal Government has urged the Bring Back Our Girls (BBOG), group to see government as a partner rather than adversary in the quest to secure the release of the Chibok girls. In a …
Federal Government
(CNN)Gambia's new president Adama Barrow told CNN that he intends to go home "within a week" now that ousted long-term president Yahya Jammeh has finally left the country after a tense …
Adama Barrow
NAIROBI — As the plane carrying Gambia's disgraced former president prepared to depart the …
president
The Gambia's ex-ruler, Yahya Jammeh, plundered the state coffers in his final weeks in power, stealing millions of dollars and shipping out luxury vehicles by cargo plane, according to an …
Yahya Jammeh
Last month, James Ibori, a former governor of oil-rich Delta state in the south of Nigeria was released, after four years in a UK prison. He had been convicted by a British court for …
Delta state