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UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

World Health Organization says Ebola cases underreported, may eventually hit 20,000

Updated 07 minutes, 59 seconds ago

South African court orders release of tapes

South Africa court orders release of tapes used to drop corruption charges against president

Updated 08 minutes, 02 seconds ago

Niger lawmaker flees before being questioned

Head of Niger parliament flees country after his immunity lifted amid baby-trafficking scandal

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 08:40pm EDT

Kenya rangers murder ivory poachers: report

Kenya wildlife rangers murder elephant poachers to cover their own tracks, report says

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:00pm EDT

West Africans get creative with Ebola awareness

Songs, sketches and a new take on the ice bucket challenge raise Ebola awareness in W. Africa

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 10:44am EDT

3 playful lion cubs debut at Johannesburg Zoo

3 playful lion cubs debut at Johannesburg Zoo, bringing a new generation and hope for breeding

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 10:20am EDT

Ebola has 'upper hand' says US health official

US health official says Ebola has 'upper hand' in W Africa but experts have tools to stop it

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 07:22am EDT

Death of opposition leader roils Botswana

Botswana police say opposition leader died in car crash; conspiracy theories fly ahead of vote

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 03:12am EDT

Nigeria soldiers who fled into Cameroon head home

Nigeria says soldiers crossed in Cameroon during fight with Boko Haram in "tactical maneuver"

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 09:20pm EDT

UN helicopter shot down in South Sudan

UN helicopter shot down in South Sudan; 3 dead, 1 survivor

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Amid poverty, US surgeons saving lives in Uganda

Shocking poverty draws US surgeons to perform free operations at Uganda's main public hospital

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:05am EDT

Experts: Torture common in East Africa, Congo

Rights experts in East Africa: Torture still rampant despite adoption of int'l convention

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 10:30am EDT

South Sudan war monitor dies while held by rebels

South Sudan war monitor dies of natural causes while being held by rebel fighters

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:18pm EDT

Nigeria: Boko Haram claims it is Islamic Caliphate

Boko Haram says it is establishing Islamic Caliphate in Nigeria

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Nigeria says 35 policemen missing after attack

Nigeria searches for 35 missing policemen after attack on police station in northeast

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 10:30am EDT

Niger: Minister held in baby-trafficking scandal

Niger minister arrested in scandal involving babies trafficked from Nigeria

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 08:49am EDT

Mali releases ex-judge of extremist tribunal

Mali releases ex-judge of Islamic extremist tribunal for lack of evidence

Saturday - 08/23/2014, 12:10pm EDT

C. African Republic prime minister names cabinet

Prime minister of Central African Republic names cabinet with representatives of armed groups

Friday - 08/22/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Amnesty: Mali holding children detainees as adults

Amnesty says Mali is holding children accused of belonging to armed groups in jail with adults

Friday - 08/22/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Dead floppy drive: Kenya recycles global e-waste

Dead floppy drive: Kenyan company recycles global e-waste; lawmakers debate new e-waste law

Friday - 08/22/2014, 01:32pm EDT

Kenya: Man says he is wanted Somali terror suspect

Kenya Police: Man in custody admits he is suspect wanted in Somalia for murdering journalists

Friday - 08/22/2014, 09:50am EDT

Zimbabwe cautions citizens on travel over Ebola

Zimbabwe urges citizens not to visit faith healers in Nigeria because of Ebola fears

Friday - 08/22/2014, 07:53am EDT

Liberia gives food in slum sealed to stop Ebola

Hundreds line up for rice, water in Liberian slum sealed off to stop spread of Ebola

Friday - 08/22/2014, 07:48am EDT

SAfrican lawmakers protest presidential scandal

South Africa: opposition lawmakers disrupt parliament over state spending on president's home

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Children used as child soldiers in South Sudan

Children, armed and in uniform, used as child soldiers in South Sudan, UN leader, group say

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 12:30pm EDT
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