Germany: Police evacuates Frankfurt airport over security threat

German police has evacuated Frankfurt airport Read Article

Watch: Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa survives blast at election rally

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa survived a blast at a ruling ZANU-PF party rally on June 23, his spokesman said, adding that he had been taken to safety after the incident. Read Article

Death toll in Tunisian migrant ship accident rises to 60: International Organization for Migration

Security officials said the boat was packed with about 180 migrants, including 80 from other countries in Africa. Read Article

She stabbed her husband as he raped her. Now a court has sentenced her to death

The case throws a spotlight on forced marriages in Sudan where the legal age of marriage is only 10 and marital rape is legal Read Article

At least 41 dead as Kenya dam bursts after torrential rains

The raging waters wiped out two villages, a local resident said, while power lines were swept away, leaving many without electricity Read Article

Imam confirmed dead in knife attack on South Africa mosque

Attackers armed with guns and knives struck a mosque outside the South African city of Durban on Thursday, stabbing to death a priest and seriously injuring two others Read Article

Watch: US army exercises in Africa aims to combat extremists

The US has ramped up its presence in Niger in order to stop the extremist group from mushrooming in Africa where Islamic State, Boko Haram and AQUIM regularly hit civilian targets. Read Article

Video: 257 dead in Algeria military plane crash, says official

Russian-made military plane crashes shortly after takeoff from Boufarik airbase outside the capital, Algiers. Read Article

Five park rangers, driver killed in Democratic Republic of Congo's Virunga wildlife sanctuary

Established in 1925, Virunga is thought to be Africa's oldest national park. Read Article

Opinion: Did Djibouti just jeopardise investment for all of Africa?

After the seizure of a port facility by the Djibouti government, questions arise about the safety of investing in Africa Read Article

8 killed in suicide attack in eastern Libya: Security officer

A suicide attacker exploded his vehicle at a barricade manned by forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar near the city of Ajdabiya some 840 kilometres from Tripoli Read Article

Blast in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, at least 14 killed; al Shabaab claims responsibility

Initial reports say 6 people have been killed in the blast Read Article

20 dead as powerful storm hits Madagascar

The storm also closed several national highways that were flooded by the heavy rain Read Article

UN backs Zimbabwe polls for July

The United Nations urged the government to kickstart the African nation's economy as an 'urgent priority' Read Article

India offers $80.7 million Line of Credit to Madagascar for agriculture and mechanisation

President Kovind visited the island nation and held delegation-level talks Read Article