Troops blow up bombers in north Nigeria, 21 dead

Troops blow up explosive-laden vehicles outside northeast Nigerian oil depot; 21 killed

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 04:09pm EDT

2 freed of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah court

2 acquitted of gay charges in Nigerian Shariah court; 5 accused still to be tried

Tuesday - 04/01/2014, 09:18am EDT

6 killed in blasts in Somali area of Kenya capital

6 killed, dozens injured in blasts in Somali neighborhood of Kenyan capital, officials say

Monday - 03/31/2014, 04:27pm EDT

Chad troops defend actions in C. African Republic

Chadian soldiers defend shootings in C. African Republic that left 32 dead

Monday - 03/31/2014, 04:20pm EDT

Catholic church in north Nigeria set aflame

Angry Muslim youths set on fire Catholic church in northern Nigerian; dispute over Prophet

Monday - 03/31/2014, 02:40pm EDT

Scandal hits South Africa president

South African president says he did nothing wrong in scandal over private home upgrades

Monday - 03/31/2014, 01:11pm EDT

Timbuktu hosts reconciliation meetings for Mali

Hundreds gather in Timbuktu for meetings to promote peace and reconciliation in Mali

Monday - 03/31/2014, 12:49pm EDT

Kenya police: Car bombers linked to mall plotters

Kenya police: 2 men arrested with car bomb linked to plotters of Westgate Mall terror attack

Monday - 03/31/2014, 12:30pm EDT

Uganda holds 'thanksgiving' event for anti-gay law

Uganda: Religious leaders, government hold 'thanksgiving' service for harsh new anti-gay law

Monday - 03/31/2014, 12:11pm EDT

Amnesty: Nigerian uprising kills 1,500 this year

Amnesty: 1,500 killed this year by extremists and military reprisals in Nigerian uprising

Monday - 03/31/2014, 09:12am EDT

2 cases of deadly Ebola virus confirmed in Liberia

2 cases of deadly Ebola virus confirmed in Liberia, health minister says; 1 dead

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 11:10pm EDT

Nigeria's president criticizes northeast governors

Nigeria's president accuses northeast governors of creating causes for Islamic uprising

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 02:59pm EDT

21 killed in shooting at Nigeria State Security HQ

21 killed, 2 injured in shooting at Nigerian State Security HQ in extremist jailbreak attempt

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 02:59pm EDT

C. African Republic: Soldiers kill 30 civilians

Chadian peacekeepers kill 30 civilians in Central African Republic capital, officials say

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Kenya police: Bomb explodes on man assembling it

Kenya police: Man dies after bomb he was assembling explodes

Sunday - 03/30/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Despite new law, Ugandan cleric ministers to gays

Going against the tide, a Christian cleric openly ministers to Ugandan gays, urges tolerance

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Thousands of Muslims stuck in C. African Republic

Thousands of Muslims still trapped in Central African Republic, seek evacuation

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 03:06pm EDT

C. African Republic grenade attack kills 9 people

UN condemns grenade attack on Central African Republic funeral that killed 9 people

Saturday - 03/29/2014, 11:10am EDT

20 years: Rwanda genocide flame stirs memories

20 years later, Rwandan genocide flame, on tour of country, stirs memories of death

Friday - 03/28/2014, 06:46pm EDT

Kenya police kill 2 suspects in church killings

Kenya police kill 2 men suspected of attacking church and killing 6 people

Friday - 03/28/2014, 06:23pm EDT

Pistorius trial delayed over legal aide illness

Illness of judge's aide forces suspension of Pistorius murder trial until April 7

Friday - 03/28/2014, 01:56pm EDT

Morocco bans daring online news website

Crusading Moroccan journalist says govt admits to shutting down his daring news website

Friday - 03/28/2014, 10:50am EDT

Pistorius on the line now in murder trial

It's all on the line now in murder trial for Oscar Pistorius, who broke barriers as an athlete

Friday - 03/28/2014, 03:14am EDT

Key parts of Oscar Pistorius' defense

Oscar Pistorius murder trial: A glance at key parts of the defense's case

Friday - 03/28/2014, 12:52am EDT

3 million suffer in Nigerian Islamic uprising

Agency: 3 million suffer in Islamic uprising in northeast Nigeria; 250,000 homeless this year

Thursday - 03/27/2014, 01:57pm EDT
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