Buhari faces daunting task in Nigeria

Jubilation greets the peaceful victory but economic challenges await

Nigeria celebrates Buhari’s victory

Thousands pour onto the streets to mark the general’s election success

Relief and euphoria greet Buhari victory

Former military ruler takes power in unprecedented poll win for opposition

Buhari’s second chance to boost Nigeria

Hopefully the history’s lessons will not be lost on the incoming president, writes Tolu Ogunlesi

Tripoli authority sacks prime minister

Al-Hassi was liability after praising predecessor groups to Isis

Reserves in emerging markets shrink

Concerns over US policy trigger first fall in two decades

Buhari triumphs in historic Nigeria vote

Victory is repudiation of corruption that marked Jonathan era

Nigeria Q&A: Impact of a Buhari victory

Nation poised to record historic politican transition

South Africa’s Cosatu expels Zuma critic

Dismissal of Zwelinzima Vavi likely to prompt new trade union body

Tech cuts fraud risk in Nigeria poll

New voter cards appear to have curbed rigging

Eskom chairman steps down

Zola Tsotsi resigns ‘in the interest of the company’

Help Tunisia reach full democracy

The attacks boost our resolve not to let our achievements be spoilt, writes Amel Azzouz

US and UK warn of Nigeria vote-rigging

Early results put Jonathan narrowly ahead of Buhari

Nigerians vote to decide presidential race

Polls are first since return to civilian rule in which incumbent risks losing

Nigeria extends voting after tech fault

Partial results bolster opposition hopes of victory

Africa’s economic revival boosts prices

The continent’s artists are enjoying a rising market

Nigeria nears end of divisive election

Delay to the elections has stretched tensions further in Lagos among key candidates

S Africa race protest at statue gains force

‘Poo’ protest gathers backing on pace of racial transformation

Soldiers of fortune fight Boko Haram

Mercenaries engage in battle against the Nigerian terrorist group

Rebels snatch Nigerian women and children

Boko Haram insurgents said to have captured 500 and killed others