Botswana inaugurates new president MasisiBotswana's new president, Mokgweetsi Masisi, used his inauguration speech on Sunday to vow to tackle youth unemployment in one of Africa's most stable countries.
Voters cast ballots in Sierra Leone presidential pollVoters cast ballots in Sierra Leone presidential poll
Sierra Leone votes for new leader after bitter campaignSierra Leone voted on Saturday in a poll delayed by fraud allegations to choose a successor to President Ernest Bai Koroma who leaves a country struggling after the Ebola…
Botswana President Ian Khama to step downPresident Ian Khama of Botswana this week wrapped up a national "farewell tour" before he stands down on Saturday in a power transfer designed to stress his statesmanship and the…
Mayor of Dakar sentenced to five years for fraudLeading Senegalese politician Khalifa Sall was handed a five-year jail term for fraud on Friday, a sentence that will rule him out of presidential elections due next February.
FRANCE 24 now available on TNT, reaching 56% of Kenyan homesFRANCE 24 is now available on TNT in Kenya