Will a power struggle within the ruling party lead to reform — or more repression?
South Africa's president weathered scandal after scandal while driving his country’s economy and reputation into the ground. His luck has finally run out.
When the president's advisor didn't discuss Africa, some participants were confused.
The biggest problem with many African countries is that they're led by men like Trump.
Serving as a U.S. diplomat in Zimbabwe is tough. Life for African-American diplomats there is even harder.
U.S. diplomats worry the president’s comments will set back relations. Others wonder why it took the “shithole” comment to get Washington to finally notice Africa.
Talks are stalled over how to deal with the impact of a $5 billion dam that could threaten Egypt’s lifeblood.
Last year was a good one for the continent’s autocrats. But young Africans have launched a democratic revolution — and they’ve got the numbers on their side.
The continent is finally admitting what it has known all along: that its migration policies are complicit in crimes against humanity.
The newly elected leader of the African National Congress is being treated like a messiah. But he might not even win the next election.
One diplomat’s stinging resignation letter offers a glimpse into declining morale at the State Department under Trump.
Zimbabwe’s military didn’t topple the regime. It just restored the ruling party’s corrupt old guard to power.