UN orders probe of abuses in Libya since 2016

The UN has ordered an investigation into abuses in Libya since 2016Libya's ambassador to the UN in Geneva said he hoped...

For African students, e-learning fails to make the grade

The shift to e-learning has been particularly tough in sub-Saharan Africa.Struggling families have had to make sacrifice...

UN says 'last thing' Libya needs is foreign intervention after Egypt threat

The "last thing" Libya needs is more conflict on its territory, after Egypt warned of military intervention, the UN said...

Malawi votes in closely-watched historic presidential re-run

Malawian voters have returned to the polls for the second time in just over a year The hotly-anticipated re-run was orde...

Two DRC public officials sentenced to hard labour for graft

Two public officials have been sentenced to three years after being convicted of embezzling public funds in the DRCThey...

Malawi braces for historic presidential election re-run

Malawian citizens will vote on 23 June in a repeat national election after the constitutional court found the 2019 elect...

Gunmen kill more than dozen civilians in eastern DR Congo attacks

At least 19 civilians have been killed in the restive eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo at the weekend.Nine peopl...

International Criminal Court prosecutor appeals acquittal of Ivory Coast's Laurent Gbagbo

The ICC's chief prosecutor will try to overturn the acquittal of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo of crimes a...

Liberia toughens coronavirus curfew

Liberia says it is set to toughen a nightly curfew after recording a rise of infections The harsher stance contrasts wit...

Nigeria summons Ghana envoy over embassy demolition

Nigeria has summoned a Ghananian diplomat over attacks on its embassy Armed men reportedly entered the Nigerian High Com...