Islam Times - The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, continues to pile pressure on the government to release the movement’s leader, Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky and his wife, Zeenat Ibrahim....
Islam Times - Zimbabwean first lady has returned to homeland after the South African government granted her diplomatic immunity, helping her escape prosecution over allegations of assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg.
Islam Times - Separatists calling for the breakup of Nigeria have crossed a red line and the country's unity is not negotiable, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Monday in his first speech since returning home after three months of medical leave in Britain.
Islam Times - Over 1,000 terrorists have entered Morocco and Tunisia after fleeing the battlefields of ISIS terrorist groups now crumbling caliphate.
Islam Times - The United Nations says attacks against aid workers are increasing in South Sudan.
Islam Times - The Kenyan opposition has filed a petition with the country’s Supreme Court, dismissing as “fundamentally flawed” the results of last week’s election won by President Uhuru Kenyatta, his longtime rival.
Islam Times - People attending the funeral procession of a prominent Sudanese rights activist have forcefully pushed Prime Minister and First Vice President Bakri Hassan Saleh and a number of high-ranking officials from the ceremony.
Islam Times - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika sacked Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Tuesday, less than three months after appointing him, the presidency said, according to state media.
Islam Times - The one-time deputy leader and a senior commander of Somalia’s al Shabab has called on for others to quit the Takfiri terrorist outfit following his defection to the government side in Mogadishu.
Islam Times - At least seventeen people have been killed and nine others wounded after suspected Takfiri terrorists opened fire on people in a restaurant popular with foreigners in Burkina Faso’s capital, officials say.
Islam Times - A member of Kenya’s opposition has claimed that 100 people have been killed in the ongoing post-election violence in the country.
Islam Times - South Sudan’s rebels say they have retaken control of their stronghold town of Pagak near the border with Ethiopia from government forces.
Islam Times - Kenya’s election commission has declared incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta as the winner of the country’s disputed presidential election.
Islam Times - Voters are heading to the polls in Kenya to elect a new president and other country officials in a tight race, which pits incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta against his longtime rival, Raila Odinga.
Islam Times - Nigerian protesters have demanded that President Muhammadu Buhari, receiving treatment in London for an undisclosed ailment for more than three months, either return or resign.
Islam Times - Within a month Turkey will open its largest overseas military facility in Africa. Ankara's largest diplomatic representation is in Africa. Its national airline flies to more destinations in Africa than any other international carrier.
Islam Times - Mauritanians have voted to abolish the upper house of the country’s parliament and change the national flag in a controversial referendum boycotted by the opposition.
Islam Times - The grandson of South African freedom icon, Nelson Mandela, has urged the government to sever ties with the Israeli regime.
Islam Times - China has offered to support Gambia in the sectors of infrastructure, agriculture, tourism, and other areas, following the African country’s severance of formal ties with Taiwan.
Islam Times - China has officially opened its first overseas naval base in Djibouti, state media said Tuesday in an event timed to coincide with the celebration of the 90th anniversary of the establishment of China's military, the People's Liberation Army, on August 1.
Islam Times - Two people have been killed in an attack on Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto’s residence, police say, days before the African country’s next presidential election on August 8.