The U.S. special envoy to the African Great Lakes, Tom Perriello, played an important role.
He did a deal with the Kurds, cozied up to African despots and befriended Putin.
The tournament begins for Zimbabwe on January 15.
Jammeh has refused to relinquish power after losing last month's election.
African nations should engage with incoming officials or risk losing out on investment and growth opportunities.
The violence of ISIS and Al-Qaeda affiliates threatens to spread far beyond Nigeria and Somalia.
Mohamed Sa'ad Abubakar said he will not accept any move to change what Allah has permitted.
It's been a year of political engagement and tomfoolery for African social media users.
Twenty years after the end of apartheid, can "The Great Walk" help ease racial tensions?
Since launching in February this year, Tress has attracted 50,000 users from more than 90 countries.
The Asoriba app was selected by Seedstars World as Africa's best startup of 2016.
The suspects are allegedly members of the Sinai Province, an ISIS affiliate.
False prophets, hope for Biafra and Obama's half-brother getting a job.
A report says the president, cabinet members and some state companies should be investigated over their dealings with wealthy Indian businessmen.
African 'domino effect' is symptomatic of tensions within the international justice system.
The plot was allegedly to target Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates match on October 11.
The Ebola Crisis, inter-country conflicts and climate change are testing the AU.