Malawi inaugurates new president

New president of Malawi says he wants to reconcile with former leader after disputed election

Monday - 06/02/2014, 12:03pm EDT

Officials: Bomb hits northeast Nigerian town

Officials: Bomb explodes in northeast Nigerian town, multiple casualties reported

Sunday - 06/01/2014, 09:50pm EDT

Malawi: Peter Mutharika sworn in as new president

Malawi gets new president: Peter Mutharika is sworn into office after being declared winner

Saturday - 05/31/2014, 01:46pm EDT

Zebras make longest trek in Africa, research says

Amid shrinking migrations, nature surprises with discovery of long zebra trek in Africa

Friday - 05/30/2014, 11:06pm EDT

100 rebels turn in weapons in eastern Congo

More than 100 rebels turn in weapons at ceremony in eastern Congo, officials say

Friday - 05/30/2014, 03:10pm EDT

SAfrican gold mine stops production after deaths

South African gold mine stops production after underground deaths of 2 workers

Friday - 05/30/2014, 09:51am EDT

Sierra Leone reports 2 Ebola deaths, 12 cases

Sierra Leone health ministry reports 2 Ebola deaths, 12 confirmed cases after Guinea outbreak

Friday - 05/30/2014, 09:40am EDT

Nigeria's leader vows to bring girls home

Nigerian president vows to bring girls home, says Boko Haram threatens country's democracy

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 02:47pm EDT

Liberian women protest for dead husbands' benefits

Liberian women demand late husbands' benefits payments after they served, died for country

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 01:54pm EDT

South Africa investigates hospital baby swap

South African child center investigates case of baby girl swap at hospital in 2010

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 12:21pm EDT

C. African Republic city tense after church attack

C. African Republic: Christian youth destroy 1 of last mosques in capital after church attack

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 12:05pm EDT

South Africa: Airport shooter was a policeman

South Africa police identify Cape Town airport shooter as 1 of their own

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 10:59am EDT

SAfrica: Judge orders ruling on apartheid killer

South Africa judge orders government to rule on parole for death squad leader of apartheid era

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 10:40am EDT

Experts: Corruption exposing Kenya to terrorism

Kenya vulnerable to terror attacks because of corruption; immigration, police take bribes

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 08:01am EDT

Muslim rebels attack Central African Rep. church

Muslim rebels attack church sheltering thousands in Central African Republic capital

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 12:58am EDT

Female soldiers join the army ranks in Somalia

Breaking barriers in conservative Islamic society, female soldiers join army ranks in Somalia

Wednesday - 05/28/2014, 04:34pm EDT

1 reported dead in shooting in Cape Town airport

South Africa: 1 reported killed in shooting in Cape Town International Airport

Wednesday - 05/28/2014, 03:50pm EDT

South Africa deputy president disinvests

South Africa's new deputy president divests from business group over ethical concerns

Wednesday - 05/28/2014, 02:21pm EDT

Impasse in rescue of Nigerian girls

Impasse over how to rescue Nigerian schoolgirls; suspected extremists kill 54 in new attacks

Tuesday - 05/27/2014, 07:46pm EDT

Nigerians say police alerted before Jos explosion

Witnesses say Nigeria police were warned before Jos explosion killed 130 people, ignored alert

Tuesday - 05/27/2014, 08:11am EDT

Nigerian defense chief says abducted girls located

Nigerian defense chief says military has located abducted girls but can't go in with force

Tuesday - 05/27/2014, 07:16am EDT

Suspected poacher kills ranger in Zambia park

Suspected poacher kills head of law enforcement in wildlife park in Zambia

Tuesday - 05/27/2014, 06:10am EDT

Pistorius starts psychiatric evaluation

Oscar Pistorius arrives at psychiatric hospital, study of his state of mind begins

Monday - 05/26/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Bomb attack in tiny Djibouti condemned

Bomb attack in tiny Djibouti, home to many militaries, is condemned; 3 reported killed

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 11:08pm EDT

Militants attack parliament building in Somalia

Police say at least 6 militants dead after car bomb, gunfire attack on Somalia parliament

Sunday - 05/25/2014, 04:34am EDT
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