Tunisia’s ruling coalition is holding talks to tackle an economic crisis that could lead to a cabinet reshuffle and the exit of Prime Minister Youssef Chahed, political sources said.
Egypt has detained prominent blogger and journalist Wael Abbas, the latest in a series of arrests targeting dissidents.
At least seven people were killed and 10 wounded when a car bomb exploded on a busy street in the center of the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on Thursday night.
Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Thursday said the baseless allegations made by Moroccans and their insistence on repeating unfounded charges for severing diplomatic ties with Iran aim to please third parties.
President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that he will donate half of his presidential salary towards a fund in memory of Nelson Mandela.
Twelve people have died of cholera in northeast Nigeria's Adamawa state, the health commissioner said on Wednesday, in the latest outbreak of the disease in the region.
Cameroonian authorities have summoned the United States’ ambassador to the foreign ministry to have him explain his earlier anti-government comments.
Nigerian people have taken part in a procession in capital Abuja to protest a rise of violence in the country.
At least 15 people have died in Somaliland after heavy rains caused by tropical cyclone Sagar which landed in the Horn of Africa over the weekend.
President Adama Barrow of Gambia is in Brussels on Tuesday for a donor conference to help support the country’s democratic transition from decades of rule under former dictator Yahya Jammeh.