Hundreds of people are feared dead as Cyclone Idai rips through countries in southern Africa including Zimbabwe, Malawi, and Mozambique.
A three-story building housing school collapsed Wednesday morning in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, officials and eyewitnesses told CNN.
Sanaa Hamri, Executive Producer and director of ‘Empire’ takes us behind the scenes of the show and talks about how she got the job.
Just 6 minutes into a flight to Nairobi, an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 crashed, killing all 157 people on board.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 heading to the Kenyan capital Nairobi has crashed near Addis Ababa, the airline said on Sunday morning.
All 157 people on board an Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed soon after taking off from Addis Ababa have been killed, the airline said.
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A top Ghanian official has promised action following a CNN report into child slavery on Lake Volta.
After Grace Fosu and Thelma Hammond were fired from Ghana’s National Fire Service they filed a lawsuit in the country’s first gender discrimination court case.
Biologists captured rare images and video of a black leopard, also known as a black panther, in and around Kenya’s Laikipia Wilderness Camp.
Suicide is illegal in Nigeria and survivors often find themselves in jail at the most vulnerable moment of their lives. CNN’s Stephanie Busari reports.
A 24-hour-curfew has been imposed in the Nigerian state of Kaduna, where police said at least 55 people were killed in communal clashes.
Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has been re-elected for a seventh term, the country’s constitutional council said Monday, extending his 36-year rule over the nation.
Uganda has opened Africa’s 5th largest bridge in Jinja, in the eastern part of the country.
Many of our staff have died at the hands of their abductors, but not many were young, female medical workers.
Fanta was just 16 when she began having sex with her 30-year-old teacher.
The family of kidnapped Tanzanian billionaire Mohammed Dewji offered a $440,000 reward for information on his whereabouts.
President Yoweri Museveni has met Kanye West and and his wife, reality TV mogul Kim Kardashian West at State House Entebbe.
Boko Haram threatens to kill kidnapped aid workers within 24 hours, says ICRC
At least 34 people were killed after mudslides and floods engulfed homes in eastern Uganda, according to the Uganda Red Cross Society on Friday.
Gunmen have kidnapped an African billionaire from a luxury hotel in Dar res Salaam, Tanzania, police told CNN.
At 19-years-old, Betelhem Dessie is perhaps the youngest pioneer in Ethiopia’s fast emerging tech scene, sometimes referred to as ‘Sheba Valley’.
At least 50 people, including seven children, were killed in a bus crash west of Nairobi, Kenya, on Wednesday, police said.