Egyptian Mohamed Salah and Ivorian Salomon Kalou, who play in Italy and Germany, respectively, grabbed hat-tricks in a weekend that saw many other African players shining. Read more »
The draw for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Gabon has been conducted. Read more »
As an indication of rising interest in Africa by the U.S. engineering and construction giant Bechtel, the company's president for Africa, Andrew Patterson, is relocating from ... Read more »
Former minister of foreign affairs Franck Emmanuel Issoze Ngondent has been appointed prime minister to lead a new unity government three days after President Ali Bongo took the ... Read more »
President Ali Bongo, who was sworn in for a new seven-year term after the constitutional court validated his fiercely contested election victory, has said he's not accountable to ... Read more »
The Constitutional Court has thrown out opposition leader Jean Ping's challenge, thereby declaring Ali Bongo's re-election legitimate. Read more »
Government spokesperson Alain-Claude Bilie By Nze says that opposition leader Jean Ping will be arrested if he "crosses the line". Read more »
The African Union has agreed to provide observers to look into a legal complaint by opposition leader Jean Ping, who accuses President Ali Bongo of fraudulently claiming victory in ... Read more »
Jean Ping has lodged a challenge with the Constitutional Court, contesting the result of a presidential vote. Read more »
Ali Bongo has accused Jean Ping of ballot fraud and a plot to seize power. Read more »
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