International relations minister Lindiwe Sisulu has described her shock, horror and disgust following explosions which rocked two countries on the continent at the weekend.
One person died on Monday from injuries after an explosion rocked Zimbabwe President EmmersonMnangagwa's Saturday campaign rally in the city of Bulawayo,state-owned radio said.
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday called for calm after 86 people were killed in an attack by suspected nomadic herders against farming communities in the restive centre of the country.
Libya's coastguard picked up 490 migrants off the coast of Tripoli on Sunday in the third rescue operation of the day.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has extended the country's deepest condolences to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and the people of the Republic of Ethiopia.
Zimbabwe's Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, who was injured by a bomb blast in the city of Bulawayo, on Sunday vowed the July 30 election will go ahead despite the attack.
Traditional hunters known as "Dozo" killed 32 civilians after surrounding an isolated village in the centre of Mali, local officials told AFP on Sunday.
Southern African Development Community (SADC) Chair President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will consult with the Chair of the Organ on Politics Defence and Security to ensure that appropriate protection is provided ahead of the elections in Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangwagwa has again called for unity after describing Saturday's blast at a political rally as the sixth attempt on his life.
Zimbabwe's State media says 42 people were injured, six of them in a serious condition, in an explosion at a political rally address by President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Bulawayo on Saturday.
The deputy commissioner of the Addis Ababa Police Commission has been arrested and is being investigated for shortcomings in security after a grenade attack in the Ethiopian capital killed one person and left scores wounded.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has vowed what he described as an cowardly act that will not derail Zimbabwe's first elections since the ousting of former President Robert Mugabe.
Six suspects are being investigated over a grenade attack on Saturday at a rally by new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed that left one person dead and scores wounded.
First aiders attend to the injured following an explosion that rocked White City Stadium this afternoon where President Mnangagwa was addressing thousands of Zanu-PF supporters.
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa survived a blast at a ruling ZANU-PF party rally Saturday, his spokesman said, adding that he had been taken to safety after the incident.
Several people were killed and injured in an explosion at a rally attended by thousands in Addis Ababa on Saturday, Ethiopia's new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said.
The head of Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) confirmed on Friday that Khalifa Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA) had regained control of the key oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider, and said he hoped operations would resume in the “next couple of days”.
Countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have been called on to establish professional qualification bodies for teachers.
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says Southern African Development Community has an early warning system in place for quick intervention if the situation deteriorates in Lesotho.
Libya’s coastguard picked up 443 African migrants on Thursday from three inflatable boats in trouble near its western coast, a spokesman said.
The Congolese government says elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo will take place in December as planned.
The Kingdom of Lesotho has expressed its appreciation about South Africa's role in that country.
Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki raised hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africa’s most intractable military stand-offs on Wednesday by describing recent peace overtures from arch-enemy Ethiopia as “positive signals”.
Over the last four years, persistent conflict and unrest in South Sudan has resulted in high levels of displacement.
Attacks and killing of civilians on the outskirts of Pemba and other towns in the Cabo Delgado province, north of Mozambique, is driving thousands of people out of their villages.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed the decision by the South Sudanese political leader Riek Machar to resume participation at the peace talks facilitated by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD).
The Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Abiy Ahmed, has appeared before the Ethiopian parliament to defend some of the political and economic decisions that he's made during the past two months since assuming power.
The Central African Republic (CAR) said on Tuesday that a diplomatic passport that tennis star Boris Becker claims entitles him to immunity in bankruptcy proceedings in Britain "is a fake".
Amnesty International Southern Africa says the recent attacks and brutal killing of civilians by an extremist group, Ahlu Sunna Wal-Jama in the northern province of Mozambique, Cabo Delgado bordering Tanzania, is a well calculated move.
At a research facility in Gabon, one isolated building stands behind an electrified fence, under round-the-clock scrutiny by video cameras.