WHO: West Africa Ebola death toll rises to 1,350

World Health Organization: Death toll from West Africa Ebola outbreak rises to 1,350

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 03:38pm EDT

South Africa: Soap opera cast is fired

Drama hits South Africa's blockbuster soap opera after cast goes on strike, then is fired

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 02:57pm EDT

Egypt says rolling blackouts to end in 4 months

Egypt promises more electricity starting next week and an end of rolling blackouts in 4 months

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 11:50am EDT

Somalia TV sales grow as many avoid public places

TV sales, satellite providers grow in Somali capital amid militant attacks on public places

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 07:40am EDT

South Africa repatriates journalist's remains

South Africa repatriates remains of anti-apartheid journalist who died in US in 1965

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 02:42am EDT

S Sudan authorities close popular radio station

South Sudan authorities shut down popular radio station in capital, says watchdog group

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 04:41pm EDT

Pistorius brother out of ICU after car crash

Family: Oscar Pistorius' brother out of ICU, had suffered respiratory failure after car crash

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 10:04am EDT

South Africa: 8 killed in building collapse

South Africa: Emergency responders report 8 killed in building collapse near Johannesburg

Monday - 08/18/2014, 03:26pm EDT

Somali pirate leader arrested in Mogadishu

Somali pirate leader arrested in Mogadishu on piracy related charges

Monday - 08/18/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Rick Warren hopes to expand ministry in Africa

US pastor Rick Warren hopes to expand his ministry to East Africa after years spent in Rwanda

Monday - 08/18/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Kenya anti-terror police accused of abuses

Kenya's western-backed anti-terror cops blamed for unlawful killings, disappearances

Monday - 08/18/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Ugandan gays who fled to Kenya still feel danger

Ugandan gays who fled to Kenya still feel in danger, despite court striking down anti-gay law

Monday - 08/18/2014, 08:14am EDT

2 UN peacekeepers killed in north Mali; 7 wounded

UN: 2 peacekeepers killed in northern Mali, 7 wounded in suicide attack near Ber

Sunday - 08/17/2014, 07:00am EDT

Liberia expands Ebola treatment in capital

Liberia expands Ebola treatment center; 2 more airlines halt flights to affected countries

Sunday - 08/17/2014, 06:24am EDT

Congo's Tshisekedi seeks treatment in Belgium

Congo: Longtime opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, 81, seeks medical treatment in Belgium

Saturday - 08/16/2014, 10:10am EDT

Mayor: 34 killed in C. African Republic attacks

Mayor: 34 killed as Muslim rebels attack Central African Republic villages

Saturday - 08/16/2014, 10:10am EDT

Aid group: W. Africa Ebola outbreak like 'wartime'

Doctors Without Borders warns W. Africa Ebola outbreak like 'wartime,' could last 6 months

Saturday - 08/16/2014, 03:42am EDT

Ebola may leave 1 million in need of food help

UN: Ebola may leave 1 million in need of food help as fear, price-hiking slow supplies

Saturday - 08/16/2014, 03:42am EDT

Boko Haram kidnaps 100, Chad frees most captives

Boko Haram kidnaps 100 people; Chad forces frees most of them, security official says

Friday - 08/15/2014, 04:50pm EDT

7 dead as battle erupts in Somali capital

7 dead as fighting erupts in Somali capital during disarmament campaign

Friday - 08/15/2014, 02:04pm EDT

New fighting hits South Sudan

New fighting hits South Sudan; rebel leader blames gov't for buying arms from China

Friday - 08/15/2014, 10:08am EDT

Floods in Niger kill 12, leave thousands hungry

Floods in West African country of Niger kill 12, leave thousands in need of food and shelter

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:10am EDT

Liberian police seal newspaper office

Liberian police seal newspaper office, try to detain publisher for critical coverage

Friday - 08/15/2014, 08:00am EDT

WHO: Ebola toll may 'vastly underestimate' crisis

WHO: Ebola toll may 'vastly underestimate' outbreak; warns that crisis could last for months

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:46am EDT

SAfrica: Honeymoon slaying suspect fit for trial

Briton accused of murdering bride in South Africa found fit to stand trial for murder

Friday - 08/15/2014, 06:20am EDT
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