Residents: 50 bodies found in Nigeria violence

50 bodies recovered in Nigeria town; residents fault security forces for not preventing attack

Friday - 05/09/2014, 06:24am EDT

Pistorius ballistics expert focuses on arm wound

Pistorius defense ballistics expert focuses on Steenkamp's arm wound

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 09:38pm EDT

South Africa ruling party leads in election tally

Early election returns show South Africa's ruling party ahead of rivals

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 09:16pm EDT

South Sudan rebel leader in Ethiopia for talks

South Sudan rebel leader arrives in Ethiopia for first political talks since violence began

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 02:01pm EDT

Gross human rights abuses seen in S. Sudan: report

Gross human rights abuses seen in South Sudan, report says; UN says troops targeted civilians

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 10:40am EDT

Islamic militant attack in Nigeria kills hundreds

Hundreds killed in Islamic extremist attack on Nigerian border town

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 06:44am EDT

Abduction vaults Boko Haram leader into headlines

Extremist leader surfaced in 2010 as Boko Haram leader, wants to bring down Nigerian state

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 05:40am EDT

Muslim officials condemn abductions of girls

Muslim religious officials condemn Islamic extremist group for abducting girls in Nigeria

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 05:38am EDT

South Africa's voting ends, counting starts

South African voting ends, counting starts with ruling party front-runner despite challenges

Thursday - 05/08/2014, 12:02am EDT

Somalia rains failing, hunger coming, say groups

Rains in Somalia are failing, meaning hunger is coming, say groups pleading for more aid money

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 04:15pm EDT

2 Ugandans go on trial over homosexual offenses

2 Ugandans are charged over gay sex, the first trial following severe new law

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 11:10am EDT

Nigerian girl describes kidnap, 276 still missing

How more than 300 girls were kidnapped by extremists in Nigeria 3 weeks ago; 276 still missing

Wednesday - 05/07/2014, 06:56am EDT

Pistorius accused of 'sinister' remark in court

Oscar Pistorius allegedly makes 'sinister' remark to Steenkamp friend in courtroom

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 06:34pm EDT

South Africa's ruling party poised for win

South African ruling party poised for election win despite some disaffection among youth

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 06:14pm EDT

60 dead from drinking homemade brew in Kenya

60 dead from drinking homemade brew, say Kenya police

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 03:00pm EDT

UN chief: South Sudan's warring leaders will meet

UN Secretary-General: South Sudan's warring leaders will meet in Ethiopia

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Africa's emergence poses choice for US ties

US considers choice between financial gains, values in Africa, where war shadows economic boom

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 12:30pm EDT

French fight C. African Republic rebels in north

French fight rebels in northern Central African Republic blamed for attack on hospital

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 10:20am EDT

Nigeria group threatens to sell kidnapped girls

Boko Haram leader threatens to sell girls it kidnapped in Nigeria

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 07:28am EDT

Rising African cachet poses choice for US ties

As Africa balances war with economic boom, US eyes choice between financial gains and values

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 03:10am EDT

Pistorius neighbor says shooting accidental

Pistorius neighbor says he believes shooting was accidental as defense tries to reinforce case

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 02:56am EDT

22 killed in Central African Republic town

Official: 22 civilians killed in Central African Republic town amid fighting

Tuesday - 05/06/2014, 12:10am EDT

US doctor: Sudan dropped 11 bombs near hospital

US doctor: Sudan dropped 11 bombs near civilian hospital in attempt to force people to flee

Monday - 05/05/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Bomb attacks: Kenya deputy president blames judges

Terror attacks: Kenya's deputy president appears to blame judges for bailing suspects

Monday - 05/05/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Soldiers acquit 13 in Congo mass rapes

One-third of defendants in Congo mass rapes trial acquitted; 2 sentenced to life in jail

Monday - 05/05/2014, 04:20pm EDT
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