Zimbabwe's Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has reportedly set a date for its19th anniversary celebrations after they were cancelled in September due to a cholera outbreak that has killed more than 50 people in the southern African country.
Comoros authorities have cut off water and power supplies in the capital city of Anjouan province as part of efforts to quell unrest against constitutional changes to extend presidential term limits, residents said on Thursday.
European Union (EU) leaders were set on Thursday to push ahead with plans to boost co-operation with North African countries and beef up the bloc's borders in an effort to stop migrants entering Europe.
A deadly Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is deeply worrying, but does not yet merit being labelled a global health emergency, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday.
The Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday threatened to take international action over Angola's recent, and allegedly violent, expulsion of some 200 000 illegal migrants from its west African neighbour.
Liberian Vice President, Jewel Taylor, on Tuesday lent her voice to demands for a probe into a United States (US) educational charity, after girls were raped at a school supposed to save them from a life of sexual exploitation.