Suspected poacher kills ranger in Zambia park

Suspected poacher kills head of law enforcement in wildlife park in Zambia

Tuesday - 05/27/2014, 06:10am EDT

Pistorius starts psychiatric evaluation

Oscar Pistorius arrives at psychiatric hospital, study of his state of mind begins

Monday - 05/26/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Bomb attack in tiny Djibouti condemned

Bomb attack in tiny Djibouti, home to many militaries, is condemned; 3 reported killed

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 11:08pm EDT

Militants attack parliament building in Somalia

Police say at least 6 militants dead after car bomb, gunfire attack on Somalia parliament

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 04:34am EDT

Officials: Bungled explosion kills 3 in Nigeria

Officials: Bungled explosion, 2nd in a week, kills 3 at outdoor theater in Jos, Nigeria

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 03:00am EDT

French fight Muslim rebels in C. African Republic

French forces exchange gunfire with Muslim rebels in Central African Republic

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 06:37pm EDT

Malawi officials dispute president's vote order

Malawi's president orders new election, but judge says proclamation is invalid

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 05:02pm EDT

UN mission chief in Mali pushing for talks

UN mission chief in Mali pushing for negotiations to resume quickly between rebels, govt

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 05:00pm EDT

South Africa inaugurates president for 2nd term

South Africa: military aircraft roar overhead after president is sworn in for another term

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 08:10am EDT

AU: Tuareg rebels in north Mali sign cease-fire

AU: Separatist Tuareg rebels sign cease-fire deal in north Mali after days of fighting

Saturday - 05/24/2014, 06:30am EDT

S Sudan famine risk remains despite $600M pledge

Famine risk remains for South Sudan, despite new $600 million aid pledge, as rains close roads

Friday - 05/23/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Zimbabwe: Farmers' group laments killings

Zimbabwe farmers' group laments new killings of white farmers, criticizes land seizure program

Friday - 05/23/2014, 11:31am EDT

Nigerians protest government failure to free girls

Nigerians protest government inaction over kidnappings of schoolgirls; bomb victims sought

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 11:46pm EDT

Judge refuses to dismiss embassy bombing charges

Request to dismiss embassy bombings charges against Libyan defendant rejected by judge

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 07:09pm EDT

80 US Air Force personnel on ground in Chad

80 US Air Force personnel now in Chad to aid search for kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 03:41pm EDT

Malawi president alleges vote fraud

Malawi president alleges vote fraud, but election commission says polls were fair

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 01:09pm EDT

Somali extremist threatens US, Kenya with attacks

Somali extremist leader threatens US, Kenya, Uganda with more attacks

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 10:20am EDT

Algeria authorizes shale gas exploitation

Algerian government authorization exploitation of nation's shale gas reserves

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 08:50am EDT

Nigerian extremists strike villages, 48 dead

Boko Haram attacks Nigerian villages, as US sends in troops to hunt for kidnapped girls

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 05:22am EDT

Malian army flees Tuareg rebels in northern town

Malian army retreats from northern town of Kidal after gun battles with Tuareg rebels

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 04:41pm EDT

Major attacks by Islamic extremists in Nigeria

Major attacks blamed on the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram in Nigeria

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 04:15pm EDT

UN: 13 dead in cholera outbreak in South Sudan

UN: 13 dead as cholera outbreak in South Sudan grows amid violence, crowding; 266 cases so far

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 03:50pm EDT

2 bomb blasts in Nigeria kill at least 118

118 dead in twin car bombs at bus station, market in Nigerian city; toll expected to rise

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 03:58am EDT

2 bomb blasts in Nigeria kill at least 46

Police say at least 46 dead in twin car bombs at bus station, market in Nigerian city of Jos

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 05:37pm EDT

Pistorius to start mental evaluation next week

Oscar Pistorius to start psychiatric evaluation next week, trial postponed to June 30

Tuesday - 05/20/2014, 04:40pm EDT
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