Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 08:28
A spokesman for the African Union (AU) says high ranking officials from the group will meet in the Ivory Coast’s commercial capital, Abidjan Tuesday to promote security and stability on the continent.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - 08:20
South Sudan plans to auction licenses for a yet-to-be determined number of new petroleum exploration blocks once it has finished mapping them, a senior energy ministry official said on Tuesday.
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 08:56
Madagascar's first presidential election since a military-backed coup was free and fair, European Union (EU) and Southern African observers said on Sunday, as early results trickled out two days after the poll.
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 08:31
To be sure, 2014 is a turning point for Afghanistan. With simultaneous security, political, and economic transitions, the decisions Afghans will make will either consolidate the gains of the past decade or undermine them.
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 08:20
Voting has ended peacefully in crunch elections on Indian Ocean island off the coast of south east Africa.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 11:02
Madagascans have been voting for a new president. They hope the new leadership will lift their country out of political chaos and rescue it from economic ruin.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 09:18
The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is very alarmed by the arbitrary eviction notice received on 20 October 2013 by Radio Shabelle, one of the rare remaining independent media outlets in Somalia.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 09:01
Madagascar's presidential election on 25 October is the country's first such election since the military-backed coup of 2009, which led to a devastating economic crisis due to subsequent sanctions and withdrawal of budget aid. The elections, rescheduled for a third time this year, could herald a fresh start for Madagascar.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 08:36
Voters on the island nation of Madagascar are casting ballots in their first presidential election since a 2009 coup.
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 07:51
First presidential election since 2009 military-backed coup has many hopeful of ending political and economic crisis.