Ugandan politician Bobi Wine posted a statement on Facebook Monday detailing physical abuse he says he suffered at the hands of the military. Source link
The Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba is condemning a court ruling banning him from running in the country's presidential election. Source link
Almost 90 elephant carcasses have been found during a survey in northern Botswana, revealing "unprecedented" levels of poaching in the country, the conservation group carrying out the study has said. Source link
A Chinese man caught on video making racist remarks about Kenyans has been deported from the country, Kenya's immigration department said Thursday. Source link
An Egyptian court on Saturday issued its final verdict upholding death sentences against 75 Muslim Brotherhood members and supporters -- including journalists -- for their participation in protests following the 2013 ouster of democratically elected President Mohamed Morsy. Source...
A British member of parliament has launched a one-man protest outside the Nigerian embassy in London to help free kidnapped school girl Leah Sharibu, who friends say is being held by terror group Boko Haram for refusing to...
More than 100 migrants died when their boat sank off the Libyan coast at the beginning of September, and the survivors are being detained in that country, according to the French charity Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). Source link
Liberia president George Weah made a surprise return to football on Tuesday -- playing for his country in a 2-1 defeat to Nigeria. Source link
Robert Mugabe is no longer Zimbabwe's president, yet his name and presence still dominate news and conversations in the country. Source link
Police in Sudan have rescued 94 people, mostly children, from criminal human trafficking networks in the country, Interpol has said. Source link