Cameroon searches for missing US pilot

Africa conservation group says US pilot heading for Cameroon airport is missing

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 07:30am EDT

Explosion rocks mall in Nigerian capital

Explosion rocks shopping mall in Nigerian capital, Abuja; police say 21 dead, 17 wounded

Thursday - 06/26/2014, 04:08am EDT

Zimbabwe: New constitution clashes with old laws

Zimbabwe: Activists say rights enshrined in new constitution are hindered by old laws

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Nigeria family forces atheist son into mental ward

Nigerian Muslim family puts son in mental ward for atheism, father says son may be lynched

Wednesday - 06/25/2014, 12:50pm EDT

UN: Ivory, charcoal funds criminal, terror groups

Illegal charcoal, logging, ivory trading finances criminal and terrorist groups, UN group says

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 05:26pm EDT

Environment, economy linked at new UN assembly

Environment, economic development link explored at first ever UN environment assembly

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 04:10pm EDT

Ukraine accuses Russia of using landmines

Ukraine says Russia used landmines when it annexed Crimea, seized mines stored at depot

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 12:50pm EDT

C African Republic at risk of genocide, says group

Central African Republic at risk of genocide, warns human rights group

Tuesday - 06/24/2014, 10:41am EDT

Explosion at medical school in Nigeria's Kano city

Explosion blamed on Islamic extremists rocks medical school in Kano city, kills 8, wounds 12

Monday - 06/23/2014, 04:30pm EDT

South African union chief says mine strike to end

South African union leader says mine strike in platinum sector to end after 5 months

Monday - 06/23/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Mozambique to be free of landmines by end of 2014

Expert: Mozambique on track to clear all territory of landmines by the end of this year

Monday - 06/23/2014, 12:45pm EDT

Central African Republic: Militia kills 18 Muslims

Christian militia raid Central African Republic village, kill 18 Muslims

Monday - 06/23/2014, 12:20pm EDT

South Africa: 8 gold miners shot dead

South African police say 8 gold miners shot and killed at illegal mine near Johannesburg

Monday - 06/23/2014, 07:50am EDT

Mauritanian president easily wins re-election

Mauritanian president easily wins re-election, with major opposition parties boycotting

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Ugandans drum alarms to rescue abducted children

In Ugandan district noted for ritual murder, residents drum alarms to rescue missing children

Sunday - 06/22/2014, 01:04pm EDT

Gunmen attack port in Libya's eastern Benghazi

Gunmen fire wildly for hours on port of Benghazi in eastern Libya

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Mauritania expected to re-elect Aziz as president

Mauritania expected to re-elect Aziz as president as main opposition coalition boycotts vote

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Liberian legislators open graft probe into leader

Liberian legislators open probe into corruption allegations against president, her son, allies

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Bomb under car seat kills Somali journalist

Bomb planted under car seat kills Somali journalist

Saturday - 06/21/2014, 10:08am EDT

Kenya says watch World Cup at home to avoid terror

Kenya tells citizens to watch World Cup 'from the comfort of home' to avoid terror attacks

Friday - 06/20/2014, 08:24pm EDT

Honeymoon slaying suspect attends SAfrican court

South Africa trial could start in October for Briton accused of wife's honeymoon slaying

Friday - 06/20/2014, 11:26am EDT

Swaziland jails and tries 2 government critics

Winds of change slow to reach Swaziland, where a trial highlights human rights concerns

Friday - 06/20/2014, 11:15am EDT

Ivory for sale in Angola; big tuskers die in Kenya

In Angola, 1000s of ivory pieces openly sold; in Kenya, 2 huge elephants are killed

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 10:06pm EDT

Nigeria gets back $227 million looted by dictator

Liechtenstein gives Nigeria $227 million in funds looted by dictator; son freed of charges

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 04:10pm EDT

India main importer of Nigerian oil, overtakes US

Nigeria: India overtakes US as biggest importer of Nigerian crude oil

Thursday - 06/19/2014, 12:01pm EDT
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