Indonesia Hopes to Flex Diplomatic Muscle With Security Council Seat

Indonesia has been chosen as one of five non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council after a competitive bidding process, inaugurating what is likely to be a period of greater diplomatic and geopolitical activity for the world's fourth...

South Sudan Rivals Meet Face-to-Face in Ethiopia

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met Wednesday for their first face-to-face meeting in two years.The meeting in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, comes amid efforts to end the world's youngest country's nearly five-year c...

Destination Europe: Homecoming

As the EU sets new policies and makes deals with African nations to deter hundreds of thousands of migrants from seeking new lives on the continent, what does it mean for sub-Saharan Africans following dreams northwards? From returnees in Sierra

Blast Kills 31 in Northern Nigeria

Nigerian authorities say suicide bombings have killed at least 31 people in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno.The blasts happened Sunday in the town of Damboa.There was no immediate claim of responsibility but the attack bore the hallmarks of ra...

Blast Kills 31 in Northern Nigeria

Nigerian authorities say suicide bombings have killed at least 31 people in the northeastern Nigerian state of Borno.The blasts happened Sunday in the town of Damboa.There was no immediate claim of responsibility but the attack bore the hallmarks of ra...

BOKS LOOKING TO SEW UP SERIES AGAINST ENGLAND IN SECOND RUGBY TEST SATURDAY

NLOEMFONTEIN-- The South African national rugby team has the opportunity this weekend to settle the three-match test series against England when the two sides face off in the Second Test in Bloemfontein in Free State Province on Saturday.The Boks won

PRETORIA WORRIED ABOUT ESKOM’S DEBT, NON-PAYMENT OF ELECTRICITY BILLS

CAPE TOWN, The Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), DrZweliMkhize, says the South African government is extremely concerned about the amount of debt owed by State-owned power utility Eskom and the culture of non-payment ...

TWO KILLED IN CAPE TOWN MOSQUE ATTACK

CAPE TOWN, South African Police have confirmed the deaths of two people in a knife attack at a mosque mosque in Cape Town in the early hours of Thursday.Provincial detectives are currently combing the scene for clues following the stabbing