Malaria on the rise in more than 13 countries, experts warn

After almost two decades of decline, malaria cases have significantly risen in 13 countries, prompting concern that much more is needed to combat the...

Bring Back our Girls activist Oby Ezekwesili vows to disrupt ‘Nigeria’s politics of failure’

Bring Back our Girls activist and former Nigerian minister Oby Ezekwesili has thrown her hat into the election ring for Nigeria's upcoming 2019 elections...

Child bride auctioned on Facebook in ‘barbaric use of technology’

Facebook has come under fire for a "barbaric use of technology" that allowed the sale of a child bride to be held on its...

The ‘Voice of Lagos’ is silent: Entertainer Tosyn Bucknor dies at 37

Nigerians are paying tribute to popular radio presenter and entertainer Tosyn Bucknor, who has died aged 37. Bucknor died from complications due to sickle cell,...

Dambe: Forgotten Nigerian martial art is growing online

From Nollywood actresses to afrobeat superstars, August Udoh, has captured them all. He's lauded as Nigeria's most talented celebrity photographer but it is the stories of those on...

Malawi nurse suspended over selfie in labor ward

A nurse in Malawi has been suspended after her selfie in a labor ward showing a naked pregnant woman in the background surfaced online. Patricia...

Tanzania loses $300 million World Bank loan amid crackdown concerns

The World Bank has pulled a planned $300 million educational loan to Tanzania amid concerns about the country's policy of banning pregnant girls from...

Death toll in Mogadishu car bombing rises to 52

The death toll from three car bombs detonated near a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia has risen to 52 people, hospital officials told CNN Monday. Around...

Car bombings in Mogadishu kill at least 30 people, police say

A series of car bombings killed at least 30 people and injured almost 100 in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Friday afternoon, police...

Tunisian government accused of snooping on gay men to gain confessions

Tunisia's government is facing allegations from Human Rights Watch that it has confiscated and searched cellphones of men they suspect of being homosexual, while...

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