There are fears that the extremists will commit more atrocities in an attempt to spread fear as they try to hold on to their last major Iraqi bastion.
The World Health Organisation has recommended that people potentially exposed to the Zika virus should practice safe sex.
Nicholas Kay, UN special representative for Somalia, says troops in the East African country require more resources to combat al-Shabab.
Zimbabweans themselves must resolve a row over President Robert Mugabe's decision to call an election on July 31, says the head of the AU commission.
The best-case scenario is that South Africa's tourism sector’s recovery will only begin in earnest towards the end of this year
Africa should abandon the neoliberal path to be able to deal with Covid-19 and other health system challenges likely to emerge in future
A staggered exit from the lockdown accompanied by stepped-up testing to cover every district is necessary for India right now