JUBA/GENEVA (Reuters) - South Sudan is no longer classified as being in famine, although 45,000 people in Jonglei and Unity states are expected to...
Shell is considering whether to invest in a gas project in Nigeria's southern Niger Delta energy hub.
Russian energy group Rosatom is a contender for South Africa's nuclear expansion project and the country will award the contract by the end of the year.
At least half of Nigerian government food aid sent northeast for hungry people driven from their homes by Boko Haram has been "diverted" and never reached them.
Saudi Arabia is banning imports of Egyptian strawberries due to pesticide residues.
Anglo American's diamond unit De Beers on Thursday launched the world's largest diamond exploration vessel off the coast of Namibia.
PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa has raised the minimum threshold for black ownership of mining companies to 30 percent from 26 percent but has...
Any regulation should adhere to the precepts of the rule of law absolutely
Democratic Republic of Congo asked Chinese and Spanish consortia to join together and submit a single bid for hydro project.
South Africa's tourist capital Cape Town remains gripped by critical water shortages despite being lashed by torrential rains last week.
The humanitarian world is still struggling to find a timely way to tackle "slow-onset" crises like droughts.
Elon Musk said Thursday he will leave his positions on three presidential councils after Trump said the U.S. will leave the Paris Agreement.
South African petrochemicals group Sasol will apply to postpone a 2020 deadline for meeting stricter air pollution laws, the company said on Wednesday.
Abundant rainfall fell last week in most of Ivory Coast's main cocoa growing regions, sparking fears that flooding could hinder harvesting.
The fundamental responsibility, yes, lies with those countries and the warring parties across the contexts. They must meet their most basic obligations to protect their people, provide services and uphold the safe passage of aid.
Italy had hoped to make Africa the major focus of the annual G7 gathering.
Oil prices fell on Thursday morning as traders reacted to comments from OPEC delegates ahead of a widely anticipated extension of the OPEC-led production cut agreement.
Ivory Coast plans to build a 25-megawatt solar power plant in the north of the country as it seeks to bolster a strained power grid with renewables, a government spokesman said on Wednesday.
Western Cape premier Helen Zille declared the province a disaster area on Monday and urged residents to manage their water supplies more efficiently as the South African region tries to cope with what she described as the "worst drought since 1904".
OPEC and other oil producers are on course to agree an extension of supply cuts.