No flak jacket: UN's Ban Ki-moon lands in Somalia

No flak jacket required: UN chief comes to Somalia in business suit, sign of safer Mogadishu

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 10:57am EDT

Rally protests another term for Burkina Faso prez

Thousands protest Burkina Faso leader's push for another term, police tear gas crowd

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 05:57pm EDT

Nigeria: German killed, pirates hijack gunboat

Nigerian military: Gunmen kill, kidnap Germans as pirates hijack gunboat, kill police officers

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 02:58pm EDT

Nigerian Stock Exchange joins World Federation

Nigerian Stock Exchange joins World Federation of Exchanges, fifth African to become member

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 12:30pm EDT

21-gun salute marks Botswana president's 2nd term

Dancers, 21-gun salute mark start of Botswana president's 2nd term after election win

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 11:39am EDT

US official: Welcome home medics fighting Ebola

US ambassador to UN says Ebola must be fought at source, medics welcomed home

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 03:16am EDT

Prosecutors say will appeal Pistorius verdict

Oscar Pistorius case: Prosecutors say they will appeal verdict and sentence

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 02:28am EDT

Coca-Cola in Nigerian court over half-empty cans

Nigeria takes Coca-Cola to court over half-empty cans of Sprite, alleged refusal to comply

Monday - 10/27/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Nigerian who cheated hangman at the gallows freed

Man who cheated hangman at the gallows freed after 19 years on death row in Nigeria

Monday - 10/27/2014, 03:10pm EDT

International community ramps up Africa Ebola aid

International community ramps ups efforts to contain Ebola crisis in West Africa

Monday - 10/27/2014, 02:52pm EDT

Groups pledge $8 billion for Horn of Africa

Groups pledge $8 billion for Horn of Africa nations to spur development, increase stability

Monday - 10/27/2014, 10:20am EDT

Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

Colleagues of American doctor with Ebola say he was always careful while treating patients

Monday - 10/27/2014, 10:18am EDT

Botswana's president elected to a second term

Botswana's president elected to a second term after ruling party wins another election

Sunday - 10/26/2014, 11:48am EDT

Widening rift between Somali president and premier

Somali president and premier differ over cabinet reshuffle signifying a widening rift

Sunday - 10/26/2014, 07:50am EDT

Boat accident leaves 26 dead in Zambia

Boat accident in Zambia leaves 26 people dead, most of them children

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Botswana ruling party leads in early vote results

Botswana votes: Ruling party has early lead in election results, but opposition makes inroads

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 04:52pm EDT

Opposition rejects Mozambique's election results

Opposition parties reject ruling party's victory in Mozambique elections

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 03:10pm EDT

WHO: Mali case put many at risk for Ebola

World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:12am EDT

Mozambique's ruling party wins presidential race

Mozambique ruling party wins presidential race, and opposition alleges vote irregularities

Friday - 10/24/2014, 05:50pm EDT

Pistorius prosecutors consult expert over appeal

Oscar Pistorius prosecutors consult with expert over whether to appeal

Friday - 10/24/2014, 02:08pm EDT

Miss Uganda contestants compete in farming

Among pigs and cows, Miss Uganda contestants get lessons in farming

Friday - 10/24/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Botswana votes as president seeks second term

Botswana: Voters line up at schools and churches to cast ballots in southern African nation

Friday - 10/24/2014, 11:46am EDT

Rwandan government angry at BBC over documentary

Rwanda government is angry at BBC over genocide documentary, calls to ban news organization

Friday - 10/24/2014, 11:30am EDT

Pat Robertson comment on AIDS angers Kenyans

AIDS from towels? Kenyans angered by US preacher Pat Robertson's comments about travel risks

Friday - 10/24/2014, 10:20am EDT

1st Ebola case in W. African nation of Mali

Mali authorities report 1st Ebola case as epidemic spreads in W. Africa

Friday - 10/24/2014, 08:10am EDT
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