MTN Abuja reports false, says cellphone provider
06:20 (GMT+2), Fri, 24 April 2015
Johannesburg - Cellphone provider MTN denied reports out of Nigeria on Thursday that its office in Abuja had to shut down after coming under attack because of xenophobic...
Child survives leopard attack in his home
05:26 (GMT+2), Fri, 24 April 2015
Harare - A child has survived an attack by a leopard that stalked him right inside his home in northern Zimbabwe, the state wildlife authority said on Thursday.
Leeu verskeur Zim-boerseun
09:34 (GMT+2), Thu, 23 April 2015
Harare - 'n 14-jarige seun, wat na die gesin se gewasse omgesien het, is dood nadat 'n leeu hom in die noord-ooste van Zimbabwe aangeval en verskeur het.
Protestors vow to remember Boko Haram girls
08:41 (GMT+2), Wed, 15 April 2015
Abuja - Protesters around the world have vowed to remember the girls abducted by the Nigerian militant Islamist group Boko Haram one year ago.
Kenya gunmen son of government official
08:10 (GMT+2), Mon, 06 April 2015
Nairobi - The son of a Kenyan government official was one of the gunmen who attacked a Kenyan college where 148 people were killed.
Three days of mourning begin in Kenya
08:44 (GMT+2), Sun, 05 April 2015
Nairobi - Kenya has begun three days of mourning following Thursday's massacre of over 100 students by militant group al-Shabab.
Somali militants vow more Kenya attacks
11:47 (GMT+2), Sat, 04 April 2015
Nairobi - Somali militants have threatened to stage more attacks on Kenya after the group's fighters killed nearly 150 people during an assault on a Kenyan university on...
Vyf in hegtenis vir Garrissa-skietery
09:28 (GMT+2), Sat, 04 April 2015
Nairobi - Vyf verdagtes is in hegtenis geneem in verband met die skietvoorval by 'n Keniaanse universiteit waarin bykans 150 mense dood is.
70 confirmed dead in Kenya attack
07:41 (GMT+2), Fri, 03 April 2015
Nairobi - 70 people have been confirmed dead and over 100 have been injured after gunmen attacked a university in north eastern Kenya.
Kenya University attack: Fifty students freed
11:51 (GMT+2), Thu, 02 April 2015
Nairobi - The Kenyan Defence Force has taken over the control of Garissa University College, after masked gunmen took hostages and killed at least eight people this...
Goodluck Jonathan defeated in Nigeria election
06:26 (GMT+2), Wed, 01 April 2015
Lagos - The victory of opposition candidate Muhammadu Buhari in Nigeria's presidential election could mark a turning point towards genuine democracy for the country,...
Hospital in Darkoush, Syria overrun with casualties
13:28 (GMT+2), Tue, 31 March 2015
Johannesburg - The South African-based humanitarian organisation, Gift of the Givers, says its hospital in Darkoush in Syria has been overrun with casualties following...
SADC facilitation to Lesotho ends
15:16 (GMT+2), Mon, 30 March 2015
Maseru - The SADC facilitation mission to Lesotho, led by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, will end on Monday, his office said.
Tunisia museum to reopen following jihadist attack
07:50 (GMT+2), Tue, 24 March 2015
Tunis - Tunisia's National Bardo Museum is set to reopen to the public on Tuesday after a jihadist attack that killed 20 foreigners, as the country looks to restore faith...
The Ebola outbreak: One year on
05:45 (GMT+2), Tue, 24 March 2015
Bloemfontein - This week (March 22) marked a year since the first case of Ebola, one of the deadliest killers Africa has seen, was reported.