South Africa is the only African nation to have legalised gay marriage.
12 Jun 2019 1:01 PM
Clashes led to the world's largest displacement crisis, with over a million mostly ethnic Gedeos displaced, according to government figures.
10 Jun 2019 11:22 AM
Until the matter is settled, the park spokesperson warned that there is a danger to members who are working in the area.
08 Jun 2019 6:50 PM
The protest movement, in turn, dismissed the generals' promise of elections within nine months instead.
05 Jun 2019 3:10 PM
In recent years, thousands of migrants have lost their lives after undertaking dangerous sea travel on overcrowded rubber boats.
03 Jun 2019 9:13 AM
The report accused security forces of arbitrary arrests including children, disappearances, torture, extrajudicial killings.
28 May 2019 11:08 AM
Foreign heads of state from more than 40 countries were among 36,000 people who witnessed the event replete with pomp.
27 May 2019 8:59 AM
Former president Jacob Zuma, 77, resigned in February last year amid allegations of corruption and state capture.
25 May 2019 3:56 PM
Those who have escaped the group are often now living among the same communities badly hit by violence, ICG said.
21 May 2019 8:55 AM
The attack comes as Egypt's vital tourism industry is showing signs of recovery after years in the doldrums.
20 May 2019 10:37 AM
Globally, international organisations appear to be grappling with the issue more seriously than before.
14 May 2019 10:25 AM
Egypt's antiquities ministry unveiled a 4,500-year-old burial ground near the Giza pyramids containing colourful wooden coffins.
05 May 2019 12:57 PM
Fierce fighting for control of Libya's capital that has displaced thousands of people, threatens to bring further damage.
29 Apr 2019 4:54 PM
A diamond weighing as much as 1,758 carats was unearthed by a Canadian mining company in Botswana.
27 Apr 2019 9:07 AM
South African authorities on Wednesday said that at least 51 people were killed, including two Zambian minors aged six and nine.
24 Apr 2019 8:18 PM
Among those killed were a six-month-old baby and a child aged around 10.
23 Apr 2019 7:57 PM
A UN peacekeeper was killed, 4 others wounded when a mine exploded as their convoy passed through central Mali.
21 Apr 2019 6:20 PM
Sudan on Thursday marks one week since the army ousted president Omar al-Bashir after protests against his 30-year rule.
18 Apr 2019 10:34 AM
At least 147 people have been killed and 614 wounded in the offensive launched by Libyan military strongman Khalifa Haftar.
15 Apr 2019 8:07 PM
Aisha Musa Maina digs through an old bag looking for memories of her daughter Hauwa, one of the Chibok schoolgirls kidnapped five years ago.
14 Apr 2019 1:03 PM