French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Monday welcomed a decision by Algeria’s Abdelaziz Bouteflika to reconsider his decision to seek a fifth presidential term, following weeks of protests.
African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the party’s caucus in Parliament has learnt from its mistakes and has vowed it will never repeat them.
The two Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) factions led by Mzwanele Nyhontso and Narius Moloto will know their fate at the High Court in Pretoria on Thursday.
A report by the AFP news agency has found that a spreadsheet that has gone viral on social media in Nigeria is in fact a fake.
Senegalese voters headed to the polls on Sunday for an election President Macky Sall is expected to win after strong economic growth in his first term, although rights groups criticise him for squeezing out rivals.