[Nation] Moi University lecturer Duncan Omanga has won the inaugural Facebook Research Award beating other applicants from across the globe.
[Premium Times] The federal government says Nigeria records about 756,000 under five deaths annually.
[News24Wire] Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says his department will offer to help victims and their families of the listeriosis outbreak with potential litigation if they decide to take the matter further.
[Deutsche Welle] During a visit to Ethiopia, Rex Tillerson has said the answer to violence in the East African country was greater freedom, and that the country should lift its state of emergency as quickly as possible.
[Nairobi News] Fiery Nasa activist Miguna Miguna has announced the date of his return, less than a month after he was dramatically deported to Canada.
[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZAAC) is investigating University of Zimbabwe (UZ) lecturer Professor Claude Mararike on allegations of abuse of office for fraudulently awarding a Doctor of Philosophy degree to former First Lady Grace Mugabe.
[East African] The US government’s hope on Uganda, Kenya, Ethiopia and Sudan to lead the way in enforcing an arms embargo against South Sudan will be tested by deeply rooted vested interests in the region.
[News24Wire] Day Zero for Capetonians has now been extended to June 4 from May 11, 2018.
[News24Wire] Five of the more than 60 former Life Esidimeni patients who were classified as missing during the arbitration hearings have been found.
[Nairobi News] The United States has warned the Kenyan government against muzzling the media.