The Botswana nation is in mourning following the death of former President, Sir Ketumile Masire.
The memorial service of Namibian freedom fighter, Andimba Toivo ya Toivo will be held in Windhoek on Friday.
Sir Masire Foundation (SKMF) and the Masire family wish to inform all friends of the passing of the former Botswana president Sir Ketumile Masire.
Zimbabwe's economy will grow four times faster in 2017 than in 2016.
The UN Security Council (UNSC) has extended and expanded its arms embargo, asset freeze and travel ban on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) until July 1.
Clashes erupted early on Thursday in Beni, a city in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, with residents reporting the sound of gunshots and heavy weapons fire.
The Zimbabwe government and development partners are appealing for over 10,9 million US dollars to help in combating the refugee situation in Zimbabwe.
Uganda is seeking at least $8 billion for the next four years to support refugees hosted in the East African nation.
The memorial service of Namibian freedom fighter ex-Robben Island prisoner Andimba Toivo ya Toivo is underway in Johannesburg.
It began as a squabble between Arab allies, but the standoff between Qatar and its neighbours is threatening to engulf the Horn of Africa.
The Botswana government says former President Sir Ketumile Masire remains in ICU at the capital, Gaborone.
Unidentified gunmen killed four guests at a Mali luxury resort popular with Western expatriates just outside the capital Bamako, and one other guest is still missing.
Gunmen on Sunday attacked a luxury resort popular with Western expatriates just outside Mali's capital, Bamako, killing two people.
Conducting his weekly Angelus prayer from the window of the papal apartments overlooking St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis urged the faithful to pray for migrants.
The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has urged Tanzania to immediately revoke a publishing ban on Mawio, a privately-owned weekly newspaper.
SADC leaders have congratulated Lesotho on a peaceful hand over of power at the inauguration of Prime Minister Tom Thabane in the capital Maseru.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe says political freedom must lead to economic emancipation.
Lesotho's newly inaugurated Prime Minister Tom Thabane says his government will prioritise rescuing the Mountain Kingdom from spiraling into lawlessness.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will join regional and international leaders for the inauguration of Lesotho's Prime Minister-elect, Tom Thabane, on Friday.
A newly established African Union Peace fund will provide a more effective instrument to promote the cause of peace and stability in Africa and the world.
The estranged wife of Lesotho's Prime Minister elect Tom Thabane, Lipolelo Thabane, has been fatally shot.
The wife of Lesotho Prime Minister elect Tom Thabane has been shot dead, just ahead of his inauguration on Friday.
President Robert Mugabe will on Wednesday chair the Zimbabwe's ruling party's highest decision-making body outside of congress, the politburo.
Madagascar president Hery Rajaonarimampianina said on Wednesday that the government did not plan to go through with planned changes to its mining code which had alarmed investors.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that he will concede defeat in the upcoming General election if he loses.
Zambia's parliament on Tuesday suspended 48 opposition lawmakers who boycotted president Edgar Lungu's address to legislators in March to protest his contested electoral victory.
A United Nations report concludes that arms have continued to be illicitly transferred to and from Libya on a regular basis.
Several people were missing Tuesday after a seven-storey building collapsed overnight in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
An often fiery government critic, Egyptian journalist Khaled al-Balshi has been arrested, had his operations monitored, and staff harassed by police for years.
Nigeria's acting president will sign the 2017 budget into law later on Monday, one of his aides told Reuters, as Abuja plans record spending to pull Africa's biggest economy out of recession.