Uganda's constitutional court has overturned an anti-homosexuality law that punished gay sex with long prison sentences.
Illovo Malawi is locked in a dispute with farmers who claim it has occupied their land for decades
Illovo Malawi is locked in a dispute with farmers who claim it has occupied their land for decades.
Many soldiers believe their officers are siphoning off funds and leaking intelligence to Boko Haram.
The appointment of Robert Mugabe's wife as leader of the Zanu-PF Women's League could propel Grace Mugabe into the party's powerful politburo.
Boko Haram has stepped up cross-border attacks into Cameroon in recent weeks, including a number of high-profile kidnappings.
The virus has claimed its first victim in Nigeria, prompting officials to deploy health workers to all entry points and seek out suspected cases.
US officials are working with West African governments and aid groups to help stop the virus spreading further as known cases head for 1 100.
Swaziland's high court has sentenced an editor and a human rights lawyer to two years for contempt of court over articles critical of the judiciary.
France has revealed that all passengers and crew on board an Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, wiping out several families.
Security officials are monitoring the entire mining process in a desperate bid to raise funds.
Questionable investments and unsecured loans leave investors, mostly pensioners, in the lurch.
Bulawayo turns 120 this year but the city has little to celebrate after its once-thriving economic sector has all but crumbled.
For Zimbabwe, the re-opening of the fast-food outlet is a good sign.
Parents of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram describe their anguish, 100 days on.
Low-cost airline Fly Africa opens one route in September and looks into more, which may upset Air Zimbabwe's popular Harare-Bulawayo route.
Obama may struggle to persuade African leaders to step down timeously at leadership summit.
An airline company source says contact with a plane carrying some 110 people was lost while it was in Malian airspace approaching Algeria.
Meriam Ibrahim, whose death sentence was overturned after international outcry, has arrived with her husband and two children in Italy.