Ex-Liberia president's daughter appointed mayor

Daughter of slain Liberia president appointed mayor of family's base

Monday - 03/17/2014, 01:37pm EDT

16 killed in stampedes for jobs in Nigeria

16 killed in desperate stampedes for jobs in Nigeria where 40 million officially unemployed

Monday - 03/17/2014, 06:20am EDT

Oscar Pistorius trial enters popular culture

Absorbed South Africa soaks up the daily saga of Oscar Pistorius murder trial

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 04:46pm EDT

Senegal law bans smoking in public

Senegal law bans smoking in public, tobacco advertising

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 10:20am EDT

Shell Nigeria: Forcados terminal closed by leak

Shell Nigeria: Forcados terminal, capacity 400,000 barrels daily, closed by undersea leak

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 09:52am EDT

Nigeria Navy destroys 260 illegal oil refineries

Nigerian Navy destroys 260 illegal oil refineries; thefts up to 200,000 barrels a day

Sunday - 03/16/2014, 09:08am EDT

Kenyan police must stop terror hits on tiny budget

Kenyan police must stop another terror attack in Nairobi on monthly budget of $735

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 01:27pm EDT

Somali Suicide bomber kills self

In Somalia, a suicide bomber kills only himself in a premature explosion

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 11:53am EDT

American philanthropist funds rhino protection

South Africa: American philanthropist pledges $24 million to protect rhinos in flagship park

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 11:48am EDT

Pistorius photographed in bloodied prosthetics

Pistorius shown standing in bloodied prosthetics on fatal night; defense criticizes police

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 09:41am EDT

Suspected extremists attack northern Nigeria city

Suspected extremists attack main barracks in north Nigerian city of Maiduguri, residents flee

Friday - 03/14/2014, 05:18pm EDT

UN mission: Mali jihadist spokesman Hamaha killed

UN mission, Malian officials: Hamaha, red-bearded spokesman for jihadist groups, killed

Friday - 03/14/2014, 02:30pm EDT

C. African Republic dad gives all to save family

Central African Republic father sacrifices all to save wife, 8 kids from sectarian violence

Friday - 03/14/2014, 12:09pm EDT

Herders kill 100+ in Nigerian conflict over land

Survivors: Cattle herders in north Nigeria kill more than 100 villagers in conflict over land

Friday - 03/14/2014, 05:00am EDT

Photos show 'trail of blood' in Pistorius' home

'Trail of blood': Photos of Pistorius' home show blood splatter, cocked pistol

Friday - 03/14/2014, 04:08am EDT

West African court restrains Nigerian executions

Justice minister says Nigeria will respect West Africa court injunction restraining executions

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 06:59pm EDT

Algerian sent home after 12 years at Guantanamo

Algerian held 12 years without charge released from Guantanamo in step toward closing prison

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 05:40pm EDT

Ex-Sierra Leone president Kabbah dies at 82

Nephew: Kabbah, former president of Sierra Leone, dies at age 82

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 04:33pm EDT

Congo says Ugandan ADF rebels defeated

Congo spokesman: Ugandan ADF rebels defeated, flee last town under their control

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 04:00pm EDT

Bloodstains on walls in Pistorius' home

Glance: A cocked gun on the floor, bloodstains next to glittering trophies in Pistorius' home

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 02:42pm EDT

Nigerian leader orders audit of missing billions

Nigeria president orders audit of missing billions, denies money diverted to election campaign

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 02:42pm EDT

'Thousands' of South Sudan deaths after cease-fire

US official: 'Thousands' of deaths in South Sudan after January cease-fire agreement

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 01:29pm EDT

Pistorius trial: Bullet-holed toilet door in court

Pistorius trial: Bullet-holed toilet door, cricket bat brought in for court reenactment

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 12:46am EDT

Pistorius trial: 5 things we now know

Oscar Pistorius murder trial: 5 things we now know

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 06:10pm EDT

I. Coast minister gets new post after campus clash

Ivory Coast higher education minister transferred after students clash with campus police

Wednesday - 03/12/2014, 02:30pm EDT
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