An explosion of rage is sweeping across large parts of South Africa.
Activists are appealing for solidarity with imprisoned Egyptian socialist and journalist Hisham Fouad after he launched a hunger strike.
Mass protests in Cuba are prompted by real grievances. Sophie Squire looks at the revolt but warns of the forces that will try to use them
Forty minutes before midnight on Wednesday, Jacob Zuma’s motorcade sped out of his mansion to hand himself into custody. It is the latest step downwards for the former South African president.
Africa’s last absolute monarch, King Mswati III of Eswatini—formerly known as Swaziland—is facing a mass revolt.
A strike by Iranian oil workers has spread to at least 70 oil, gas, and petrochemical companies across eight provinces.
The death toll is rising as a heatwave continues to sweep parts of the US and Canada.