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Tunisia commits to union deals

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Tunisian employment minister Nassreddine Nsibi said government is committed to implementing deals it reaches with the country's powerful UGTT union, such as on the...

China will not be the first to recognise Taliban government, scholar...

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China will not take the lead in recognising Afghanistan's Taliban government and will only do so in a concerted move with Pakistan, Russia and...

Sudan military seizes power, dissolves transitional government

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Soldiers arrested most of the members of Sudan’s cabinet on Monday and the military chief dissolved the transitional government, while opponents of the takeover...

Government continues efforts to assist migrant children

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Unaccompanied and separated migrant children from the Kids Haven shelter have extended their gratitude to the South African government for granting them refugee status...

Government tackling corruption head on

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Public beliefs about a perceived increase in corrupt activities may be as a result of increased action against corrupt officials and reports thereof. This is...

Guinea coup leader promises national government as politicians arrested

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The leaders of a military coup in Guinea promised on Monday to set up a transitional government of national unity after ousting President Alpha...

Taliban prepare to announce new Afghan government amid economic turmoil

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Afghanistan's new Taliban rulers were preparing their government on Thursday, more than two weeks after the Islamist militia's capture of Kabul brought a chaotic...

Whistleblowers should be saluted, not murdered: President Ramaphosa

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As government’s fight against corruption gathers momentum, it is clear that the state needs to urgently review its current approach not only to witness...

Government committed to rebuilding areas affected by unrest

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Deputy President David Mabuza says government remains committed to rebuild the economy through infrastructure investment and support to small businesses that were left destroyed...

Government to pump R3.9 billion to help businesses affected by unrest

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Government is working around the clock to get businesses affected by looting and damage to property in parts of the country back on their...

Communities urged to operate within the rule of law

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Government has called on communities that are affected by the ongoing violence in parts of the country to act within the prescripts of the...

Government condemns destruction of community radio stations

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The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) has condemned the violent riots, which have left some of the community radio stations in Gauteng and...

Government working towards improving lives of military veterans

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Government has established a Technical Task Team to provide technical support as well as to facilitate the implementation and monitoring of the program of...

Libyan parliament backs unity government, advancing peace plan

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Libya’s long-divided parliament on Wednesday approved an interim government mandated to bring the fractured country together after a decade of chaos and violence, and...

Insurgents seize, then leave government stronghold in northeast Nigeria

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Islamic State insurgents left the town of Dikwa on Tuesday after seizing and overrunning the humanitarian hub and government stronghold in northeastern Nigeria, two...

Tunisia’s main party holds huge rally as government row grows

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Tunisia’s biggest political party assembled an immense crowd of supporters in the capital on Saturday in a show of strength that could fuel a...

Wait-and-see attitude on new SOE model

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A part of SONA (State of the Nation Address) indicating a new, centralised model for State-owned enterprises (SOEs) was, as with other Presidential pronouncements...

Nigerian government warns against protest at Lekki shooting site

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Nigeria’s information minister called on activists to drop plans for a protest in the commercial capital Lagos over the reopening of the site where...

Government to monitor SAA business rescue funds closely

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Deputy President David Mabuza says government will closely monitor the R10.5 billion allocated to the South African Airways (SAA) business rescue practitioners to ensure...

Government investigating Bushiris’ escape

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Government has reiterated its commitment to investigating and swiftly extraditing fugitive evangelical couple, Shepard and Mary Bushiri, who daringly escaped from the country while...

Mali talks end with no decision on transitional government

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Talks between West African mediators and Mali’s military coup leaders ended on Monday after three days of discussions without any decision on the make-up...

Tunisia PM designate to form technocratic government without parties

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Tunisia’s prime minister-designate said on Monday he would form a purely technocratic government following wrangling among political parties over the formation of the country’s...

Lebanese demand change after government quits over Beirut blast

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Angry Lebanese said the government’s resignation on Monday did not come near to addressing the tragedy of last week’s Beirut explosion and demanded the...

Taliban not talking to Afghan government

The Taliban declined to start talks with the Afghan government’s new negotiating team in a setback to a US-brokered peace process in one of...

New government for Lebanon

Lebanon formed a new government on Tuesday, the presidency announced after Shi’ite Hezbollah and its allies clinched a deal on a cabinet that must...

New government for Algeria

Algeria appointed a new government on Thursday, as the country faces its biggest political crisis in decades and economic problems caused by falling energy...

New DR Congo government named

DR Congo’s prime minister announced a new government eight months after President Felix Tshisekedi won an election, with 60% of posts going to allies...

No to Tunisia government bond issue

Tunisia’s parliament rejected a government plan to issue up to $800 million in bonds this year, a blow to government seeking to secure funding...

Mali government resigns

The Mali prime minister and his government resigned four weeks after the massacre of some 160 Fulani herders by an ethnic vigilante group shocked...

No plans for lay-offs in South African government service

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South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa said there would be no mass lay-offs of public sector workers as government considers ways to pull...

Bashir dissolves Sudan government

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President Omar al-Bashir dissolved the Sudanese government and named a new prime minister, moves aimed at fixing a crisis-hit economy battered by...

Changing government will hurt Tunisian economy – Prime Minister

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Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed said a change of government would put the economy at risk and shake confidence of international lenders,...

Somali government security building attacked

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At least five people were killed and 21 wounded when militants from Somalia's al Shabaab group set off two bombs in central...

Ivory Coast government dissolved

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Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara dissolved the government on Wednesday, according to a statement from the presidency, amid tensions with his party's...

Exiled Ethiopian opposition meets government

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An exiled Ethiopian opposition party from the country's restive Oromiya region held talks with government, a tentative step in its aim of...

Al Qaeda urges Egyptians to topple government

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Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri urged Egyptians to topple their government in the second message from Islamist militants calling for violence in...

Uganda government accused of intimidation

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Ugandan lawmakers accused government of trying to intimidate them by deploying heavy security in the capital and around parliament ahead of...

Tanzania shuts down another “days numbered” newspaper

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Tanzania's government closed a critical newspaper for the second time in three months, banning the weekly MwanaHalisi for two years after accusing...

Niger opposition leader convicted of inciting coup

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A court in Niger handed an opposition leader a three-month suspended sentence for agitating for the overthrow of government, a move his...

Kabila names transitional government

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Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila named a new transitional government, state television said, defying opponents who say he is in...

Guinea Bissau president says he will dissolve government

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Guinea Bissau's president this week said he would dissolve the government and appoint another soon, as part of a plan to end...

South Sudan rebels clash with government forces

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South Sudanese rebels said on Tuesday they had clashed with government forces in the state of Central Equatoria, more evidence the five-year-old...

South Sudan rebels say government troops attacked their base

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Rebel forces in South Sudan said government troops attacked their garrison in a town in the north on Tuesday and they threatened...

DR Congo to form interim government including opposition members

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Democratic Republic of Congo will form an interim government that includes opposition members as part of a deal to set up new...

Second boycotter says he will rejoin Libya’s UN-backed government

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A member of the leadership of Libya's UN-backed government close to powerful rival factions in the east of the country has said...

Libya unity government still seeking eastern parliament approval

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Libya's UN-backed government said on Wednesday it would continue seeking approval from the parliament based in the east of the country, despite...

Tunisia’s rainbow government faces cloudy future

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Prime Minister Youssef Chahed's new government promises to be the most inclusive since Tunisia's 2011 revolution, encompassing all six major parties, independents...

Libyan eastern parliament votes against UN-backed Tripoli government

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Opponents of Libya's UN-backed unity government dealt the beleaguered body a blow on Monday by voting to reject it in a rare...

SA government “displeased” with handling of terror alert

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Government said in a statement on Wednesday it is displeased with how the threat of violent extremism and terrorism has been handled. "South...

Libya’s presidential council announces revised unity government

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Libya's Presidential Council named a revised lineup late on Sunday for a unity government under a United Nations-backed plan aimed at ending...