A second man has been jailed for his part in the mass kidnapping of more than 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, northeast Nigeria, more than four years ago, the government said on Thursday.
Astronomy in Africa will take a giant leap forward with the unveiling of the 64-dish MeerKAT array in South Africa on July 13. The MeerKAT will be the largest and most sensitive radio telescope in the southern hemisphere until the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) is completed.
Rights group Amnesty International said Thursday it had “credible evidence” that Cameroonian soldiers carried out the extrajudicial killings of two women and two children, demanding the servicemen be brought to justice.
Former Nigeria star Emmanuel Amunike says African teams need to focus on improving youth development after a poor showing from the continent’s representatives at the World Cup.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will be seeking to strengthen business and other ties with Saudi Arabia during a visit to the oil-rich kingdom on Thursday.
Kenya has signed a deal with Switzerland clearing the way for the East African nation to recover ill-gotten gains in Swiss accounts.
Beyonce and Jay-Z will lead an A-list lineup to mark 100 years since Nelson Mandela’s birth in a Johannesburg festival by the Global Citizen movement to eradicate poverty.
Researchers from half a dozen states in West Africa have joined together in a battle against what one expert calls a root crop “Ebola”a viral disease that could wreck the region’s staple food and condemn millions to hunger.
Researchers from half a dozen states in West Africa have joined together in a battle against what one expert calls a root crop “Ebola” — a viral disease that could wreck the region’s staple food and condemn millions to hunger.
Croatia go into Sunday’s Last 16 match against Denmark with a 100% record at this World Cup but the Danes are vowing to shake off their dull image and cause a surprise.