He achieved a miracle, leading a diverse nation from the brink of war. What now, asks Michele Alexander
Bangui sees worst fighting for months as foreign troops prepare for deployment
Thabo Mbeki attacks UK’s 'interventionist' foreign policy in Africa and Middle East
First charges brought in relation to the four-day Kenyan shopping centre siege that left 67 dead
Mozambique faces uncertainty as two decades of peace ends with fresh attacks from both sides
Family of Norwegian man suspected of Nairobi mall attack say he must have been 'brainwashed'
Commandos pluck al-Qaeda suspect out of Tripoli, but Seal Team Six raid on al-Shabaab beaten back
President Yahya Jammeh said Gambia no longer wished to be part of a "neo-colonial institution"
A mourner lights a candle outside the home of Nelson Mandela in Houghton, Johannesburg, last night. Announcing Mandela’s death, President Jacob Zuma said: "Our nation has lost its greatest son."
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