Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, as stay-at-home orders continue to roll out across the world, millions...
Passed in 2019, the Kenya Personal Data Protection Act was designed to bring the protection...
Since 2009, at least 36,000 people have been killed in armed conflicts and millions have been displaced.
South Africa is the continent's worst-hit country in the pandemic, with more than 1.4 million coronavirus cases and 40,800 deaths.
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African basketball stars discuss Kobe Bryant's legacy one year since his death in a helicopter crash.
Mauritius on Tuesday began vaccinations against Covid-19. It is a crucial step for the country as it moves to revive its hard-hit tourism sector.
Africa's most populous country has been plagued by kidnappings for years, with criminals largely targeting the wealthy and prominent.
The Nigerian artist talks about trusting your gut feelings, remedying imposter syndrome and why our identity is best rooted in who we are, rather than what we do.
In August the pristine coastline turned black after the MV Wakashio ship ran aground off the coast of Mauritius and leaked over 1,000 tons of oil.
Their release was prompted following an official diplomatic meeting on Monday between Magufuli and Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde.
A zoo in Singapore on Tuesday outdoored its newest born, a lion cub named Simba. Simba is named after the main character in Disney’s animated film, ‘’the Lion King’’. The cub was conceived with semen from an elderly African lion.
The Nile Cruiser continues to sail despite the pandemic. Named the Steam Ship Sudan, the cruiser still draws tourists following the trail of the legendary crime novelist, Agatha Christie.
[Daily Maverick] Away from home, migrants in South Africa have been hard hit by the impact of Covid-19 and a resurgence of xenophobia.
Ugandan politician Bobi Wine and his wife Barbara Itungo Kyagulanyi have been released from a near two-week military house arrest following a recent ruling from a Ugandan court.
He said had accepted the resignation of the service chiefs and announced replacements.
The protest comes a week after a youth demonstrator was killed and hundreds have been jailed in month-long mass riots and rallies.
Security forces finally left the compound of Ugandan opposition leader Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine after keeping him under house arrest for 11 days.
NEW YORK, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — After a nail-biting inaugural season, The Mic: Africa —...
"Rich countries in the world are holding onto these vaccines, and we are saying, 'release the excess vaccines that you've ordered and hoarded," President Ramaphosa told the 2021 Davos Forum.
Family, friends, peers and fans remember Black-American basketball star Kobe Bryant one year to the date after his tragic accident.
[East African] A Rwandan court has adjourned the trial of "Hotel Rwanda" hero Paul Rusesabagina after his lawyers failed to meet him to discuss his case, officials say.