Tom Banks scored a superb solo try as 14-man ACT Brumbies defied their lowly Super Rugby position by beating Northern Bulls 38-28 in Pretoria...

Madagascar's ruling party said Saturday it was "open to" holding negotiations with the opposition, the day after a court ordered a coalition government to...

Egypt's top administrative court ordered authorities Saturday to block video-sharing website YouTube in the country for a month, after a years-long appeals process over...

Forty-eight people died in northern Uganda when a bus hit a tractor driving with no lights at night and then a truck, the Red...

More than 100 east African migrants escaped from a camp in the Libyan town of Bani Walid where they were being held hostage and...

Ethiopia on Saturday ordered the release of a top member of an armed opposition group whose 2014 arrest in Yemen was internationally condemned. Attorney general...

Diplomatic tensions between countries in the Gulf are threatening peace efforts in East Africa, particularly in the Horn of Africa, the EU's special envoy...

Burkina Faso's foreign minister will begin a visit to China on Saturday, just days after cutting diplomatic ties with Taiwan in the first such...

Scientists in South Africa on Friday launched the world's first optical telescope linked to a radio telescope, combining "eyes and ears" to try to...

The head of Kenya's film commission has slammed a decision to impose a domestic ban a Kenya-made film about lesbian love that received a...