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Former dissident heads Ethiopian election board

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Ethiopia chose a former exiled dissident to head its election board - part of a shake-up by the new prime minister that...

Mali: ministers named

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Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita named new defence, mines and foreign ministers as he began his second five-year term presiding over a...

New Prime Minister for Guinea

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Guinea President Alpha Conde named Ibrahima Kassory Fofana as the country's new Prime Minister amid heightened political tensions and suspicion about his...

New Gabon cabinet

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Gabon's prime minister announced the composition of a new cabinet, just days after the Constitutional Court ordered him to resign for failing...

New South Sudan army chief named

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South Sudan President Salva Kiir appointed General Gabriel Jok Riak as new head of the army, a decree read out on State...

New constitution approved for Chad

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The Chad parliament overwhelmingly approved a new constitution that expands President Idriss Deby's powers and could allow him to stay in office...

Parliamentary Committee reacts positively to new Denel board

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Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises has added its voice to those congratulating Minister Pravin Gordhan on the appointment of a new...

New Denel board “cautiously welcomed”

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"We weren't expecting a completely new board, but have to admit it's welcome," was the reaction of trade union Solidarity to the...

New Prime Minister for Ethiopia

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Ethiopia's ruling coalition voted Abiye Ahmed in as new Prime Minister this week following the resignation of Hailemariam Desalegn last month, ...

New political party in Zimbabwe

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A retired Zimbabwean general and acolyte of ex-president Robert Mugabe has formed a political party to challenge President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the...

New Zimbabwean cabinet sworn in

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Zimbabwe's new president Emmerson Mnangagwa swore in his cabinet on Monday, with allies defending him for giving top posts to generals who...

Fortress towns at centre of Nigeria’s new Boko Haram strategy

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Nigeria's government has a plan for the north-east, torn apart by eight years of conflict with Boko Haram: displaced people will be...

New police, intelligence chiefs for Angola

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Angola President João Lourenço replaced the chief of police and the head of the intelligence service, state news agency Angop said, as...

New boss for Special Operations Command Africa

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After more than two years in command, US Army Brigadier General Donald C Bolduc transferred command of Special Operations Command Africa to...

Five new UN Security Council members

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he 193-member United Nations General Assembly elected Ivory Coast, Equatorial Guinea, Kuwait, Peru and Poland to the Security Council for a two-year...

Somali PM names new cabinet

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Somalia's new prime minister named a 26-strong cabinet on Tuesday, including a former foreign affairs chief as finance minister and a BBC...

New Ivory Coast cabinet named

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Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara named a new, slightly smaller government on Wednesday, though there were few changes in major positions, according...

Ghana opposition leader wins presidential election

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Opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo won Ghana's national election, becoming president elect at the third attempt and cementing the country's reputation as a...

South Sudan ready for new UN force deployment

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South Sudan's government said it is ready to accept the deployment of a UN regional protection force at any time, after fighting...

New Seychelles president sworn in

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Danny Faure was sworn in as the new president of Seychelles on Sunday, after thousands marched through the capital of the East...

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