The public prosecution will question the former president in Kobar prison.
Egyptians began to cast their ballots in a referendum aimed at extending President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi's grip on power.
Thousands of people in the Libyan capital protest against US President Donald Trump, who branded Khalifa Haftar's offensive in Tripoli as a "war against terrorism.”
Libya has suspended security cooperation with France after accusing it of supporting Khalifa Haftar's assault on Tripoli.
The newly-discovered, 3,500-year-old tomb of an ancient Egyptian soldier was unveiled in Luxor, marking World Heritage Day.
A huge crowd has gathered outside Sudan defense ministry, calling for a civilian rule a week after president Bashir's ouster.
The UN envoy to Libya has warned of a widening conflagration in the ongoing fight between warring sides in the North African country.
The blast took place along the busy Maka Al-Mukarama road despite heavy police presence.
Sources from his family said Bashir was transferred to Kober prison late Tuesday.
Heavy shelling in the Libyan capital has killed at least four as Europe and Persian Gulf Arab states remain divided over the push by renegade commander Khalifa Haftar to seize the city.
Egypt’s parliament has approved amendments to the constitution that could keep President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in power until 2030.
Thousands of protesters in Algeria have poured into streets to call for the resignation of all senior officials of the country.
Sudan’s military has formed a council to run the country for a two-year period.
UN Envoy for Libya Ghassan Salame says self-styled commander Khalifa Haftar attempted a “coup” by issuing an arrest warrant against Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj.
Sudan’s junta says the Sudanese troops taking part in the Saudi-led war on Yemen will continue fighting on behalf of Saudi Arabia despite a coup in the African country.
The African Union threatens to suspend Sudan’s membership unless the military council that has swept power in the country hands it over to civilians.
Eight ambulances have been hit during clashes on the southern outskirts of Tripoli.
Troops surrounding the sit-in site have stepped back to avoid confrontation.
HRW has urged South African authorities to prosecute the perpetrators of deadly xenophobic violence that displaced some 300 Malawi migrants three weeks ago but has yielded no arrests.
A Sudanese protest group calls on people to join those holding a sit-in outside the Defense Ministry compound and help them prevent an army attempt to break up the gathering.
The Sudanese military council has arrested senior members of the former government as part of a massive post-coup purge.
Three days earlier, Haftar’s forces said they had shot down a plane of the UN-backed government.
Police say the horns were believed to be destined for Asia.
The conflict between rival factions in Libya intensified on April 4.
The grave was discovered in early April in the Saqqara burial site in Giza Governorate.
Saudi Arabia has expressed support for measures taken by Sudan's transitional military council following the ouster of the African country’s longtime ruler, Omar al-Bashir.
A new report shows Saudis have been funding Libyan general Haftar’s push to seize control of Tripoli.
Lieutenant General Burhan made the remarks in his first televised address on Saturday.
Sudanese people have remained in the streets in Khartoum to push for a civilian rule after Defense Minister Awad Ibn Auf resigned as the head of the ruling military council.
Forces of the so-called Libyan National Army (LNA) have reportedly launched air raids on the west of Tripoli, hitting several positions belonging to the internationally-recognized government of Libya.
Sudan’s defense minister has resigned as the head of the country’s military council following deadly protests that called for a civilian government.
Algerians protest in the capital, Algiers, to demand the departure of all figures associated with the regime of ousted president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
Iran has called on all parties in the Sudan crisis after a military coup against President Bashir to show self-restraint and use peaceful means to achieve their goals.
Sudanese protesters have defied a curfew, holding angry demonstrations after army commanders took control of the country following a palace coup.
Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir has been removed after nearly three decades in power and arrested by the army, the country's defense minister says.
Footage released by the Libyan National Army (LNA) on Wednesday allegedly shows LNA forces after reportedly taking control over a base in Ain Zara and the Al Aziziyah in Tripoli.
Egypt reportedly withdraws from a US-led initiative to establish a NATO-like regional Arab alliance aimed at confronting Iran.
A Sudanese government source says President Omar al-Bashir has stepped down and consultations are underway to form a transitional body.
Renegade General Khalifa Haftar's forces shoot down a military aircraft operated by the UN-backed government of Libya.
In the eyes of the protesters, Bensalah is a leftover of the regime of Abdelaziz Bouteflika.
The security incidents occurred in the capital on Tuesday.
Cyclone Idai devastated Mozambique and Zimbabwe last month.
The United Nations postpones a conference in Libya aimed at drawing a roadmap for elections due to ongoing fighting between rival domestic forces.
Lawmakers named the speaker of the upper house as interim president.
Intelligence and riot forces in Sudan attack a protest sit-in in front of the country’s Defense Ministry, with soldiers reportedly trying to protect the protesters.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres calls for an immediate halt to fighting in Libya, where forces loyal to a strongman have attempted the takeover of the capital.
The country has been suffering from a worsening economic crisis.
The Kremlin warned against actions that could provoke the death of civilians.
Egypt has unveiled the 2,500-year-old mummy of a high priest at an ancient cemetery south of Cairo.
Libya’s United Nations-backed government launches a counteroffensive to stop the rival forces loyal to military strongman Khalifa Hafter from advancing on the capital, Tripoli.
Sudanese security forces fire tear gas to disperse a large group of protesters holding a sit-in for a third consecutive day outside President Bashir's residence in the capital.
The UN calls for an “urgent” ceasefire in Libya as forces loyal to a strongman advance on the capital, the seat of the country’s internationally-recognized government.
The US military has announced a temporary withdrawal of its forces from Libya amid an upsurge of fighting in the North African country.
It was not immediately clear who was behind the latest attack on security forces in Egypt.
Thousands of Sudanese have for a second day staged anti-government protests outside the residence of embattled President Bashir.
Rwandans have begun marking a genocide which killed some 800,000 Tutsis 25 years ago, amid new questions about France's role in the extermination.
Libya's Western-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj has accused his rival Khalifa Haftar of betraying him over a military push against the capital.
Forces loyal to strongman Khalifa Haftar are pushing forward to seize capital Tripoli with Egyptian, UAE and Saudi arms.
Researchers near the ancient city of Akhmim have discovered a 2,000-year-old tomb thought to belong to an official called 'Tutu'.
Security forces fired tear gas and clashed with the protesters, arresting a number of them.
The United States military has admitted for the first time that its airstrikes in Somalia have killed a number of civilians.
Forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar say they have advanced into the southern outskirts of the country’s capital city and seized the former Tripoli International Airport.
At least 50 people have been killed in clashes with bandits in northwest Nigeria, which has been riven by cattle rustling and kidnapping.
Russia says it has not assisted forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar in their latest push to take over Tripoli.
Thousands of Algerians protest in Algiers to demand the removal of former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s regime leftovers.
Forces loyal to Libya's strongman Khalifa Haftar have been pushed back from a key checkpoint a day after they managed to seize the control of a town in the south of the capital Tripoli.
An Israeli general has shed light on Israel's role in the overthrow of Egypt's first ever democratically-elected president.
Forces loyal to Libya’s strongman Khalifa Haftar say they have seized full control of a town south of the capital Tripoli in their westward advancement.
Ethiopia’s government says the pilots of a Boeing MAX airplane that crashed last month followed all safety guidelines provided by the US aircraft manufacturer.
Forces loyal to Libyan strongman Khalifa Haftar start moving to the country’s west, where Libya’s internationally-recognized government is seated.
Algeria's ailing president Abdelaziz Bouteflika has submitted his resignation with immediate effect.
Speaking at one of Sunni Islam’s most prestigious universities, the United Nations chief warns about the unbridled spread of Islamophobia across the international community.
As protesters refuse to leave the streets, Algeria’s president says he is to resign before his mandate runs out towards the end of this month.
Algerian authorities have seized the passports of seven businessmen under investigation over corruption allegations, the private Ennahar TV reports.
Algerian presidency announces the launch of a caretaker government amid political turmoil.
UN Secretary General Guterres says Syria's territorial integrity includes the Golan Heights.
Tunisia says it will coordinate with other Arab countries against the US decision to recognize "Israeli sovereignty" over Syria’s Golan Heights.
Tunisia arrests a United Nations (UN) official charged with monitoring alleged violations of an international arms embargo on Libya on suspicion of “spying.”
About one million people have taken to the streets of Algiers to demand the resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, in the biggest demonstration since unrest erupted six weeks ago.
Algeria’s constitutional council says it has not held any meeting so far to decide the fate of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, state radio said.
At least 15 people have been killed in a bomb explosion on a busy street in Somalia's capital Mogadishu.
At least 170 civilians have been killed since October in fighting in English-speaking western Cameroon between separatists and government forces, Human Rights Watch says.
Police in Comoros have arrested 12 women after they took to the streets to protest the re-election of President Azali Assoumani.
Ten people were killed along with two bombers in a coordinated attack late Tuesday.
Algeria’s chief of military staff calls for a constitutional move that would end President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika’s rule before his term officially ends.
Mali's government has announced the sacking of senior military officers and the dissolution of an ethnic militia, a day after the massacre of more than 130 Fulani villagers.
Disease is threatening to aggravate the already dire conditions facing millions of survivors following the powerful tropical cyclone that ravaged southern Africa 10 days ago, officials warn.
The death toll after a powerful cyclone in Mozambique has risen to 446, the minister of land and environment says, adding that 531,000 people have been affected by the disaster.
The death toll in Mozambique has climbed to 417 after a cyclone devastated swathes of the southern African country.
Formerly built up areas became flooded and covered by stones after Cyclone Idai swept through the area in Chimanimani, footage filmed on Saturday shows.
An assistant minister was among the dead on a day of gunfight and explosion in the Somali capital.