Gay rights activist arrested in Cameroon

Gay rights activist arrested in Cameroon, colleagues say

Monday - 02/17/2014, 03:30pm EST

20 S Sudan soldiers charged for killing civilians

Official: More than 20 South Sudanese soldiers charged over killing civilians, more sought

Monday - 02/17/2014, 03:30pm EST

Uganda: Wanted LRA rebel commander believed dead

Uganda: Wanted LRA commander who was deputy of warlord Joseph Kony believed killed last year

Monday - 02/17/2014, 02:40pm EST

South Africa: rescued miners face charges

Illegal miners in South Africa face charges after emergency responders rescue them from shaft

Monday - 02/17/2014, 01:48pm EST

3 rockets land outside Timbuktu in northern Mali

3 rockets land outside Timbuktu in northern Mali amid talks between armed groups, government

Monday - 02/17/2014, 10:28am EST

13 bodies in C. African Republic mass grave

13 bodies removed from mass grave in C. African Republic capital

Monday - 02/17/2014, 10:20am EST

Unknown gunmen fire at home of political leader

Unknown gunmen opened fire on home of political leader in Niger

Monday - 02/17/2014, 09:20am EST

South Africa: illegal miners refuse to be rescued

South Africa rescue workers clear blocked mine entrance, but some miners refuse to come out

Monday - 02/17/2014, 04:10am EST

Central African Republic militia leaders arrested

Several militia leaders arrested in Central African Republic, officials say

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 02:20pm EST

Campaign targets artists supporting Gambian leader

Campaign criticizes Senegalese singers for supporting Gambian leader

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 12:00pm EST

Niger extradites ex-Gadhafi official to Libya

Niger extradites ex-intelligence official under Gadhafi to Libya, government says

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 11:20am EST

Journalist killed in eastern Congo ambush

Journalist covering eastern Congo military operations killed in ambush, colleagues say

Sunday - 02/16/2014, 07:44am EST

Mob attacks alleged gays in Nigerian capital

Mob, police beat up alleged gays in Nigerian capital to "cleanse" neighborhood, activists say

Saturday - 02/15/2014, 04:30pm EST

Gbagbo's son arrested at Ivory Coast airport

Son of ex-Ivory Coast president Gbagbo arrested at airport while trying to fly to Paris

Saturday - 02/15/2014, 10:40am EST

Tensions over disarmament in C.African Republic

Tensions over disarmament of armed militia in Central African Republic

Saturday - 02/15/2014, 10:10am EST

Officials: Uganda's leader to sign anti-gay bill

Uganda's president to sign bill that would allow life sentences for some homosexual acts

Saturday - 02/15/2014, 05:04am EST

Thousands of Muslims try to flee CAR capital

Thousands of Muslims try to flee CAR but convoy turned back; France to send 400 more troops

Friday - 02/14/2014, 07:30pm EST

Mali ex-defense minister charged in soldier deaths

Mali ex-defense minister charged in connection with deaths of 21 soldiers who opposed coup

Friday - 02/14/2014, 06:30pm EST

Congo military says it killed 230 Ugandan rebels

Congo military says it killed 230 rebels from Ugandan group ADF

Friday - 02/14/2014, 01:00pm EST

Nigeria orders audit for billions of petrodollars

Nigeria's Senate orders forensic audit to find billions of missing petrodollars

Friday - 02/14/2014, 09:11am EST

UN says 70 people hacked to death in Congo

UN says 70 people hacked to death in eastern Congo

Friday - 02/14/2014, 07:48am EST

UN targeted: Car bomb blast kills 6 in Somalia

UN targeted: Car bomb blast kills 6 in Somali capital after mortar fire hits city overnight

Friday - 02/14/2014, 05:20am EST

Senegal tenants celebrate mandated rent cuts

New law in Senegal combats sky-high rents, pleases tenants but landlords not so happy

Thursday - 02/13/2014, 03:20pm EST

Kenya govt accuses US as tear gas breaks up rally

Tear gas breaks up rally in Kenya as gov't accuses US of planning to topple government

Thursday - 02/13/2014, 02:50pm EST

S. Sudan political detainees a 3rd group at talks

South Sudan political detainees form a 3rd group at talks, speak for first time since violence

Thursday - 02/13/2014, 12:10pm EST
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