Former ANC youth leader accused of using deaths to resurrect his political career
Use of obscure law to charge Marikana miners with murder of 34 colleagues is 'shameful', says expert
Instability feared in Horn of Africa after death of PM who held power for 21 years
WHO takes action after 14 people die in western Uganda, and there are fears Ebola has spread to the capital
Spring of Arts exhibition prompts violent protests from Islamists
EasyJet breathes a sigh of relief as former chairman leaves European market to bring budget airline to Africa
Ex-Liberian president is convicted by the International Criminal Court of offences including murder and rape
Outraged headlines galore - but president of Zimbabwe does not, actually, have a UN role
Is the South African government's fury over Brett Murray's painting of Zuma's genitalia all it seems?
Portrait that has bitterly divided South Africa for portraying president's genitals is smeared with paint
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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