A Somali government official has been killed in a car bomb explosion in the capital, Mogadishu, officials say.
An Egyptian court ordered on Thursday a renewed corruption probe into ousted president Hosni Mubarak, who has been cleared for release after almost six years in detention, judicial officials said.
Two bomb attacks have hit separate locations in northern Nigeria in what officials believe were attempts by Boko Haram terrorist group to make up for its recent losses in the face of the Nigerian army.
The Gambia’s newly-elected President Adama Barrow has returned to the nation after his predecessor finally agreed to cede power under international pressure and went into exile.
A car bomb attack struck a military camp in the northern Mali city of Gao on Wednesday morning local time, leaving at least 60 people dead and over 100 injured.
South Africa’s Jacob Zuma calls on South Africans not to visit Israel in order to show solidarity with “the people of Palestine”.
Egyptian prosecutors have sentenced 12 people to four day in prison after they staged a protest against the controversial transfer of Egypt’s two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.
Egyptian military forces have demolished a dozen tunnels between the country's Sinai Peninsula and the Palestinian Gaza Strip, which have been used by Gazans to bring basic needs into the blockaded territory.
A loud blast followed by heavy gunfire was heard near Somalia's Mogadishu airport on Monday, Reuters reported.
Dozens of Malian migrants queued outside the departure hall of Tripoli’s Maetiga airport on Thursday ahead of their deportation from Libya.