One in 10 medications in poor countries are fake, World Health Organization finds.
General Constantino Chiwenga warned of military intervention to back independence figures after President Robert Mugabe purged his prominent second-in-command.
The followers of Amadou Bamba, who believe in the value of hard work and nonviolence, gather each year in West Africa to celebrate their mysterious founder.
While the United States renounces its climate leadership, Africa is stepping up its game on solar.
Baboons love the calorie-heavy food found in people’s homes.
With a lack of doctors and physical infrastructure, AI and machine learning are widening access to health care across Africa.
Nigeria has just emerged from a tough recession, but brighter days lie ahead for Africa’s economic powerhouse.
ISIS has aspirations for a larger presence in Africa, where it has already established several affiliates.
Lawmakers, including John McCain, have criticized the Trump administration for not revealing details about the mission or the killings.
Militant groups including ISIS and Al-Qaeda are active across Africa.
The Nigerian military has been accused of arbitrary arrests and executions of people suspected of being members of the Islamist group.
Chad has been fighting Boko Haram and Al-Qaeda for years, but Trump says it’s not playing ball with Washington.
Opposition activists said hundreds were killed in a stampede allegedly provoked by security forces at the Irreecha festival in 2016.
Mali has played host to a raft of extremist groups in recent years but people’s reasons for joining are often the same.
China's new military base is just a few miles from the only permanent U.S. outpost in Africa.
The military capability of the militant herdsmen has become increasingly sophisticated.
Should we be saving the rhinos or the poachers driving them to extinction? The answer is not as easy as you might think.
The base is in Djibouti, where the United States has its only permanent military base in Africa.
The baboon survived the shock, according to authorities.
The capital, Asmara, is now a world heritage site. But will more people visit Africa’s most secretive state?