Africa today at a glance

Thursday December 06 2018

Kenya's Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu with lawyer Okong’o Omogeni at the Milimani Law Courts, Nairobi, on August 28, 2018. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP


Kigali court verdict

A Kigali court delivers verdict in case against Rwandan opposition activist Diane Rwigara.

Top judge in the dock

Kenya's Deputy chief justice Philomena Mwilu appears in a Nairobi court facing corruption charges

Cameroon activists charged

Detained Cameroon Anglophone separatist leaders who were seized in Nigeria and extradited to Yaoundé in January, to be officially charged at the military court.


SA in mourning

South Africa in mourning following the death of anti-apartheid activist Alex Boraine at the age of 87.

Uganda internet crackdown

Uganda internet service providers block pornography websites in fulfilment of a directive issued by the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC).

The Tunis resolve

Tunisia extends the state of emergency ahead of tense legislative and presidential elections scheduled for next year.

Dakar Museum opens

The museum of black civilisations opens in Senegalese capital Dakar.