More than 60,000 people have gathered in Johannesburg for a memorial service to honor late South African President Nelson Mandela.
December 10, 2013
South African President Jacob Zuma announced the death of national icon Nelson Mandela in a somber address late Thursday, December 5 that was instantly beamed around the world.
December 6, 2013
The UN mission in Democratic Republic of Congo has started to deploy unarmed surveillance drones to monitor rebel activity along the forested borders with Rwanda and Uganda.
BBC: December 3, 2013
GREECE will push for the lifting of sanctions imposed by the European Union (EU) on Zimbabwe when it assumes the bloc presidency next year, an envoy said Thursday.
December 4, 2013
Hundreds of African teenagers are still being led abroad by false agents promising soccer riches only to be abandoned on the streets of European countries, according to a charity that is trying to deal with the problem.
Reuters: November 8, 2013
Tourism Cabinet Secretary Phyllis Kandie has said Kenya will learn from the successes of Greece as it seeks to market itself as a top tourism destination.
The Standard Digital News: November 7, 2013
The South African Football Association has banned 15 officials for life for trying to take the national association to court in violation of FIFA rules.
The State: November 4, 2013
Three people in South Africa have been detained over the murders of two toddlers that have sparked riots in Diepsloot township, police have said.
BBC: October 16, 2013
Heavy gunfire was heard inside Westgate Mall Monday morning as Kenyan soldiers engaged militants from the al-Shabab terrorist organization
September 23, 2013
U.S. President Barack Obama ended his Africa trip Tuesday, voicing confidence in Africa's future with help from a new U.S. model for development assistance.
July 2, 2013