Pressure is growing for Germany to compensate victims of a genocide in colonial-era Namibia.
The African pushback is as a result of the ICC's own Africa strategy
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma four-year term as chairperson of the AU has ended. She will not be missed by many and leaves a profoundly divided AU behind her
A top court acquitted Mubarak of involvement in the killing of protesters during the popular revolt
New African Union Commission chief Moussa Faki Mahamat officially takes up his post on Tuesday. But who is Faki and what does he stand for?
After 22 years of dictatorship, The Gambia is steeling itself to face up to its troubled past of arbitrary arrests, torture and lives spent in exile.
Mujuru is running for president with her own party. But why should people vote for someone complicit in a regime that killed thousands?
Buhari has returned to the West African nation after nearly two months spent in the UK. His prolonged absence left many speculating about his health
South Africa has been summoned by the International Criminal Court regarding the non-arrest of Sudanese President al-Bashir in 2015
As Ghana celebrates its 60th independence anniversary, the memory of its founding father Kwame Nkrumah is back in the public limelight.
Renamo leader declares ceasefire extended, saying peace is sacred.
The country's new president has been trying to assert control and clear out vestiges of former ruler Jammeh's feared regime.
Colley had run the penitentiary system nearly non-stop since 1997 under Yahya Jammeh.
Morocco’s return to the African Union raises questions about the body’s continued commitment to anti-colonialism and its pan-Africanism.
Dissatisfaction with government performance doesn’t necessarily translate into support for opposition parties.
Inflammatory speech has often found fertile ground in Kenya's election campaign period.
Former president Yahya Jammeh announced in October that he would pull Gambia out of the ICC.
There are few obvious opposition leaders to assume Tshisekedi's leadership role.
Regional power Ecowas, which has just seen off yet another dictator in Yahya Jammeh, started off with a tame agenda 42 years ago.