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Ethiopian Airlines is the frontrunner to manage Nigeria's new national carrier, its chief executive has announced.
For the first two years of life, a baby elephant needs about 42 gallons of its mother's milk to survive each week. For orphaned elephants that lose their parents to poaching or drought, figuring out how to fulfill his daily necessity is the difference between life or death.
The murder of three Russian journalists investigating the work of private military contractors in the Central African Republic is still shrouded in mystery.
An ongoing Ebola outbreak is spreading across the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province, and it has health officials gravely concerned due to conflict in the area along with other factors.
A hippopotamus attacked and killed a Chinese tourist in Kenya over the weekend, the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) said in a tweet Sunday.
A Nigerian radio station has been fined for broadcasting "vulgar lyrics" in Nigerian rapper Falz 'This is Nigeria' viral hit song.
A disgruntled politician who suffered a significant defeat in Uganda's parliamentary elections has reacted by removing boreholes he commissioned while in office.
The death of a 23-year-old student, who killed herself two months after she alleged she was raped has renewed anger over sexual violence against women in South Africa.
For many, Africa is safari. But it's a big continent. Here's where to find the most outstanding trips.
Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila will not seek election for a third term, his spokesman announced Wednesday.
Nigeria's acting president Yemi Osinbajo has fired the head of the country's intelligence agency, according to Osinbajo's aide, after masked security men prevented lawmakers and staff from entering the country's parliament earlier in the day.
The six masked gunmen arrived in an unmarked pickup truck at a modest house in Highfield West, a suburb in Zimbabwe's capital Harare.
Joseph Blankson had always been a strong swimmer so when the boat he was in had an accident and capsized, he didn't think twice about jumping in the water to help rescue those who had fallen overboard.
Shubnum Khan's face has appeared in McDonald's ads in China, India and South Korea, on a French dating website and in a promotion for a trek in Cambodia.
Men have long dominated Nigeria's DJ scene. However, a new breed of highly successful female DJs are challenging the status quo, attracting legions of fans and changing perceptions both at home and abroad.
Across Africa, from the north of the Sahara to the West African coast sit many relics of the continent's early interactions with Europe.
Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, will be the first on the continent to receive Google's free public Wi-Fi service, the company has announced.
It gives new meaning to the phrase "a wolf in sheep's clothing." Or in this case, a donkey in zebra stripes.
The Pentagon has released a report on the deadly Niger mission detailing a series of failures that led to the ambush on U.S. troops.
President Trump holds a joint press conference with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, and addresses questions on his immigration rhetoric.
Inside a record store in Kenyatta Market, Nairobi, crate-digging enthusiasts search for East African music gems. At stall 570, vinyl culture is thriving.