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Gambia top judge pulls out of inauguration...

Jammeh has lodged a challenge to the election result with The Gambia's Supreme Court and last week filed a fresh injunction to prevent the chief justice...

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Gambia's Barrow flies to Mali for crisis...

"The ECOWAS team has decided to depart Banjul tonight in the company of president-elect Barrow headed for Bamako, Mali," Nigeria's foreign minister Geoffrey...

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Gambia: Jammeh's lawyer asks court to block...

"Barrister Edward Gomez has filed an injunction asking the Supreme Court to grant order barring the swearing in of President-elect Adama Barrow..."

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Gabon oil minister jailed in anti-graft crackdown:...

The news comes days after a powerful former minister and advisor to President Ali Bongo was jailed pending trial for graft.

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Kenya doctors' union officials sentenced...

"We cannot negotiate with a noose around our necks," said union secretary general Ouma Oluga, who was one of those sentenced.

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16 bodies found after Boko Haram attack on...

The Islamic State group affiliate announced on October 17 last year it had "stormed a joint position of the armies of Nigeria and Niger" in Gashagar, Borno...

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Mugabe's wife denies seizing properties

This is not the first time Grace Mugabe has been involved in controversy.

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Gambia election court ruling delayed for...

"We can only hear this matter when we have a full bench of the Supreme Court," Chief Justice Emmanuel Fagbenle said.

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I.Coast's Ouattara names ex-PM as his new...

Making his announcement before parliament, which was meeting in special session, Ouattara described the 73-year-old as "devoted, a loyal collaborator"...

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Nigerian oil, gas workers walk out over salary...

At least 12 flow, compressor and pumping stations operated by the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) in Delta state were affected by the industrial...

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Museveni launches fiberboard factory...

President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...