As the US leads a drive for the West to shun Huawei over security fears, the Chinese tech giant has sought to strengthen its position in Africa, where it is already well-established.
Chinese firms are eyeing partnerships with Turkish construction firms in Africa, whom they have discussed possible acquisitions with.
The ANC has won all five previous elections, and is tipped to come out on top again albeit with a reduced majority.
Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi told his fellow leaders that it was time the region comes up with a common strategy to manage the huge mammals.
Carved from tree roots, the horns of the Broto people play a ceremonial role.
In Nigeria, 3.1 million people are HIV-positive and 34,000 women die each year from botched abortions.
Kenya reportedly suffered the highest casualties from the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash.
'The Mercy of the Jungle' was one of the 20 aiming for the top Golden Stallion of Yennenga award at the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou.
School closures have spread from the country's conflict-ridden north to the east.
28 African countries have laws that go against same-sex relationships according to Human Rights Watch specialist, Neela Ghoshal.
Footage of a pangolin was seen sitting on its tail while grasping a tree, as captured by Chester Zoo conservationists.
The women and girls, most aged 16-30, are feared to have been trafficked to Mali where they are stranded after being forced into prostitution.
Animal health authorities in Asia have increased border surveillance and China has slaughtered more than 900,000 pigs to contain the disease.
The ICC issued a warrant in December for Ngaissona for allegedly coordinating anti-Balaka militias.
Oil has been an integral part of the conflict that may have claimed almost 400,000 lives and caused a regional refugee crisis since it erupted in Dec 2013.
The streaming giant says it will launch the platform's first original series made in Africa in 2019, adding that it planned further investment in productions on the continent.
The illegal operations destroyed the forest through clearing, polluted rivers through the use of mercury, and threatened the survival of some indigenous communities.
Many African developers are opting to tailor games for mobile devices instead of traditional consoles like PlayStation or desktop computers, leading to a surge of handheld innovation on the continent.
Macron has agreed to return the 26 works taken by the French army during a war in 1892 and now in Paris' Quai Branly museum.
Dewji owns MeTL Group, a conglomerate operating in several African countries and contributing about 3.5% to Tanzania’s gross domestic product.
Nigeria leapfrogs the North Africans into second place in Group E after three games.
Salah went off after being injured late in the game.
The First Lady held a one-hour meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and his wife at the palace.
Hyatt's existing hotels in Africa include one in Senegal and South Africa, where it has the luxury Hyatt Regency brand in Johannesburg.