Congo Republic extends coronavirus lockdown

In the Republic of Congo, the population will have to endure further lockdown as the.

Ivory Coast first coronavirus case confirmed [The Morning Call]

Ivory Coast has announced its first case of the novel coronavirus while stressing all precautionary.

Seven African countries record increase in coronavirus cases [List]

Seven African countries recorded increases in their coronavirus tallies on Sunday over a weekend where.

Guinea-Bissau army deploys at state institutions as crisis deepens

Guinea-Bissau’s military deployed at key state installations in the capital on Saturday, as a political.

From elections to xenophobia: African countries grappling with fake news [SciTech]

Last week’s xenophobic attacks in South Africa evoked strong emotions and reactions across the continent,.

Zimbabwe top court sacks 'illegally appointed' main opposition leader

Zimbabwe’s main opposition leader has been removed as President of the Movement for Democratic Change.

COVID-19: OPEC slashes oil production [Business Africa]

OPEC’s decision to cut oil production worldwide is yet another blow for oil-exporting countries. The.

Uganda: Gay pride parade stopped

A planned gay parade in Uganda was on Saturday stopped by police. Authorities threatened to.

Nigeria: Ex-presidential candidate Omoyele Sowore re-arrested [Morning Call]

Human rights groups called on Monday for the release of a former presidential candidate facing.

South African Airways suffer financial losses [Business Africa]

South African Airways suffer heavy financial losses as the ramifications of the covid -19 pandemic.