Home Rest of Africa Rest of Africa Southern Africa see all Botswana to hold elections on October 23 CHIMEDZA: SADC is blind to suffering of the masses in Zimbabwe SADC members face food shortage Tanzania in plans to get Zimbabwe sanctions lifted Industrialisation tops SADC talks Regional bloc signs disaster risk management deal Partnership aims at proactive and comprehensive measures to reduce the negative impact of disasters. Zimbabwe state doctors down tools over pay, conditions The strike, the second this year by the medics, follows months of protracted salary negotiations. West Africa see all Four Nigerian soldiers killed in ambush: sources West Africa piracy threatens trade plans: minister Africa at a glance NDERITU: How West Africa can keep good clad on our backs Treating Ebola in Congo's warzone World oil prices soar after Saudi attacks Attack shuts down six percent of the global oil supply. W. African leaders agree on anti-terror plan Lack of funds has hampered the fight against terrorism in the region. Central Africa see all EAC banks hit rough patch as earning prospects dip Thousands protest in eastern DRC city over killings Uganda Press Photo Award calls for entries Africa at a glance Why Africa is trapped in sea of human crises Africa at a glance News making headlines across the continent on Thursday Africa at a glance News making headlines across the continent on Thursday North Africa see all Rwandan warlord shot dead by Congolese military Kenya's Brigid Kosgei makes history in UK UN chief visits DR Congo's restive Ebola-hit east Ebola death toll in Congo outbreak climbs above 2,000 Acacia halts North Mara gold processing over leak 5 killed in offensive on Rwandan warlord - DRC army FDLR commander Sylvestre Mudacumura wad killed with his general in DRC's North Kivu. Mudacumura's death 'good news' for region - Rwanda minister Olivier Nduhungirehe says death of FDLR leader proves DRC commitment to fighting 'forces'. Comment BUWEMBO: Money’s with the doc; Out! Leave! Comment OBBO: The stories Kenyans tell, that others don’t Editorial EDITORIAL: Monetary Union: We’re ambitious but all is not lost Comment NDERITU: None but ourselves can free minds from mental slavery Comment NGUGI: Does ageism mean elderly people’s rights are no longer human rights?