Mediators say the main reason behind the peace agreement's failure stems from the "bad blood" between Kiir and Machar, rather than the deal itself. Read [...]
This week, the ICC prosecuted a former al-Qaeda insurgent, Ahmad al-Mahdi, for destroying nine ancient tombs in Mali. For the first time, the concept of [...]
When Ethiopian marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa crossed the line to take a silver medal in Rio, it should have been the defining moment of his [...]
On the Mercator map, Africa, looks much smaller than it really is. But Canada, Russia, the United States and Europe are greatly enlarged. Read More [...]
Off the western tip of mainland Africa lie some of the most important vestiges of the transatlantic slave trade: the wreckage of ships that sank, [...]
A newly deployed team of specially trained dogs have helped authorities in Tanzania seize a haul of elephant tusks, with conservationists hoping the canine allies [...]
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