Africa

Egypt to bury former president Mubarak in military funeral

Egypt will on Wednesday bury its former president Hosni Mubarak, who died at the age of 91, in a military funeral in Cairo.

Togo's president seeks re-election to extend 50-year dynasty

Many people in Togo have only known just two presidents in their lifetime - Faure Gnassingbe, who is running for a fourth term…

Lesotho PM faces charge of murdering 1st wife

  • Says he will step down as PM at end of July

  • PM's second wife already charged with killing his first wife

Mafudza takes over from Dumbutshena as Zim High Commissioner to Malawi

New Zimbabwe High Commissioner to Malawi Hilda Suka Mafudza on Tuesday submitted her letters of credence to State President Professor Authur…

2 killed in DRC after protesters torch UN buildings

Two people were killed in clashes with police in eastern Congo on Monday after protesters in the town of Beni set fire to the mayor’s office and several UN…