Adama Barrow's party won an absolute majority in parliamentary elections, easily defeating the party of ousted leader Yahya Jammeh
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma four-year term as chairperson of the AU has ended. She will not be missed by many and leaves a profoundly divided AU behind her
New African Union Commission chief Moussa Faki Mahamat officially takes up his post on Tuesday. But who is Faki and what does he stand for?
Mahamat led anti-Islamist efforts during his tenure as Chad's foreign minister.
Free trade in medicines, combined with tax and import regimes that favour importers, has hit local pharmaceutical companies in Tanzania and Kenya.
Burundi crisis: Nkurunziza sits pretty, AU mediation effort in chaos, and a leaked UN memo paints bleak picture
Memo sees the UN as helpless, even as nightmare of a genocide such as in Rwanda in 1994, looms