'Just give me cigarettes': South African survivor of 1918 flu 'soldiers on'

Most people his age have passed on but 116 year-old Fredie Blom of South African.

High hopes for Ethiopia's Nile dam project [Grand Angle]

Business leaders are awaiting trade improvements from the 6000 megawatts of electricity to be produced.

Ethiopia's new gun control law: The key details

Ethiopia’s parliament passed a new gun control law amid rising deadly violence across the country..

'Mory Kante lives on': tributes for icon who took African music global

Guinean singer Mory Kante, who helped introduce African music to a world audience in the.

Derek Chauvin: police who forced George Floyd to breathe his last

44-year-old police officer Derek Chauvin is the man seen in a viral video holding his.

India celebrates Holi festival of colours

Coloured powders filled the air as thousands across India celebrated the Hindu festival of Holi..

Ethiopia's PM Abiy Ahmed lauds early filling of controversial massive dam

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday lauded the “historic” early filling of a massive.

Hundreds of elephants found dead in Botswana

The mysterious deaths of several hundred elephants in northern Botswana within a short period of.

Burundians react to death of president Nkurunziza

Sadness, gratitude and respect were some of the emotions that greeted news of the death.

Nigeria: Niger Delta Avengers claim responsibility for southern Niger attacks

The Niger Delta Avengers have claimed responsibilty for about five attacks targeting oil companies since.