Guinea junta members will not be able to run for office in the next national or local elections.
Billboards with large portraits of Liberian President George Weah are being lined up on the streets of the capital Monrovia, ahead of his 55th birthday on 1 October. The billboards being erected by the Monrovia City Council are currently all over central Monrovia and other parts of the city. It's...
Sudanese authorities have reportedly contained a failed coup attempt and the situation has been brought under control.
Lawmakers in Zambia on Friday chose high-profile lawyer Nelly Mutti as the country’s first woman Speaker of the National Assembly.
Ivory Coast says it has discovered a major offshore oil and natural gas reservoir, after a deepwater exploration by Eni.
Former Malian interim president Bah Ndaw and his prime minister Moctar Ouane have been freed from house arrest.
Amnesty International accused Nigerian security forces of using disproportionate force and killing at least 115 people in a crackdown on separatist dissidents.
France has cleared the way for the extradition of Francois Compaore, the brother of Burkina Faso's former president.
Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara and long-time foe Laurent Gbagbo met at their first meeting in over a decade.
In a historic vote by the parliament in Sierra Leone Friday, lawmakers abolished the death penalty.