News analysis: No one knows how the long-serving 'O Chefe' will escape the web of corruption he has woven.
The country is on edge over the death of another activist – and the state's apparent glee.
The disappearance of two activists is a serious challenge to Angola's leader before he retires.
Angolan journalist Rafael Marques de Morais has won a prestigious award recognising his efforts to fight graft and expose human rights abuse.
It is up to the new-look Parliament to drive through changes – which the king can veto.
Head of Commonwealth observer mission says there are grave concerns about a political system in Swaziland.
The great majority of Swazis are living in post-conflict style emergency thanks to the greed of the country’s royal family a new report claims.
Swaziland's polls offer little hope of change, but some candidates believe they can be agents of change, writes Louise Redvers.
Thousands of children are working in small-scale Tanzanian gold mines, with many using or being exposed to mercury, a new report says.
Critics have attacked Angolan president for 'cynical' answers he gave in his first television interview in 22 years