Burkina Faso goes to the polls in shadow of jihadist threat

The people of Burkina Faso began voting in a general…


DR Congo declares end of latest Ebola epidemic

The latest outbreak killed 55 people among a total of 119…


Cameroon school attack kills 8 students

Attackers armed with guns and machetes killed at least…


West African leaders start talks on Mali crisis

Leaders of the West African group ECOWAS on Thursday…


Rwanda President Kagame Deports 18 Chinese Nationals

*Says you can’t eat from Africa and disrespect us One of…


Two dead in Mogadishu restaurant blast

At least two people died and one was wounded on Monday in…


Cameroon army kills three armed separatists in repelled attack in restive Anglophone region

Cameroon army said Friday its troops have killed at least…


Sudan hands out cash to ease economic crunch

Sudan has begun distributing cash handouts under an…


Eight foreign sailors freed after Benin kidnapping

Eight foreign crew members kidnapped from a…


8 jihadists killed in Ivorian-Burkinabe operation

Eight suspected jihadists were killed and another 38…