The Central African Republic (CAR) said on Tuesday that a diplomatic passport that tennis star Boris Becker claims entitles him to immunity in bankruptcy...

Egypt are counting on the return of Mohamed Salah on Tuesday as they try to salvage their World Cup against a Russian side who...

Zimbabwe's divided opposition could bolster the long ruling party's chances of victory after failing to forge a solid coalition for the country's first elections...

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda, who recently returned home after four years of self-imposed exile, on Monday said she was ready to run in next...

The 630 migrants whose rescue sparked a major migration row in Europe arrived in the Spanish port of Valencia on Sunday after a turbulent...

Suspected Boko Haram jihadists killed at least 31 people in a twin suicide bomb attack on a town in northeast Nigeria, a local official...

Madagascar's president announced Monday that a new government had been appointed following a court ruling which called for a "consensus" administration to resolve a...

A government crackdown in two regions of Cameroon where English-speaking separatists are campaigning for an independent state has inflamed the crisis, Amnesty International said...

Cameroon great Roger Milla has told AFP that he never received the credit he deserved for his World Cup goalscoring exploits. Milla, lured out of...

The director general of the World Health Organisation said Sunday he believed a swift end could be put to the outbreak of Ebola in northwestern...