Militants seize hometown of kidnapped schoolgirls

Nigerian extremists seize hometown of kidnapped schoolgirls, force thousands to flee

Friday - 11/14/2014, 04:30pm EST

Military chopper crashes in northeast Nigeria

Military helicopter crashes in emergency zone of northeast Nigeria, no survivors: witnesses

Friday - 11/14/2014, 12:18pm EST

Officials say US threatens aid cuts to Somalia

Officials say US, frustrated with Somali leaders, threatens to cut funding, will boycott forum

Friday - 11/14/2014, 11:40am EST

South Africa police oust lawmaker from parliament

South Africa parliament gets rowdy as opposition targets president over spending scandal

Friday - 11/14/2014, 11:37am EST

Response to Ebola needs flexibility, experts say

As Ebola flares in rural hot spots, dims in others, experts call for more flexible response

Friday - 11/14/2014, 01:58am EST

Liberia lifts emergency amid progress on Ebola

Liberia lifts state of emergency amid signs of progress in fight against Ebola

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 03:26pm EST

Burkina Faso general goes to France for treatment

Burkina Faso general who tried to declare himself president flies to France for medical care

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 06:30am EST

Mali reports 2 new Ebola deaths in capital

Mali reports 2 new Ebola deaths in capital; not believed linked to earlier case

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 12:10pm EST

South Africa: Opposition nixes report on president

Opposition rejects report that absolves South Africa's president from corruption allegations

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 12:00pm EST

Female suicide bomber kills herself in Nigeria

Female suicide bomber kills herself, injures 3 in attack on school in west Nigeria, police say

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 12:00pm EST

Nigerian ambassador blasts US refusal to sell arms

Nigerian ambassador blasts US refusal to sell lethal weapons for war on Islamic extremists

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 03:03pm EST

Largest US business delegation ever visits Egypt

Largest US business delegation ever visits Egypt despite criticism of country's rights record

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 01:50pm EST

Thousands attend funeral of Zambia's president

Thousands of mourners attend funeral of Zambian President Michael Sata

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 10:20am EST

US opens new Ebola treatment unit in Liberia

US opens 100-bed Ebola treatment unit in Liberia, the first of 17

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 08:38am EST

Suicide bomber kills 48 students in Nigeria

Suicide bomber disguised in school uniform kills 48 students at northern Nigerian school

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 04:10am EST

Ebola finds new hotspots outside Liberian capital

As Ebola cases appear to drop in Liberian capital, disease finds new hotspots elsewhere

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 03:32am EST

Pistorius appeal hearing set for Dec. 9

Oscar Pistorius appeal hearing set for Dec. 9, prosecutors say; defense to oppose appeal

Monday - 11/10/2014, 05:10pm EST

South Sudan's new cease-fire already broken

South Sudan's latest ceasefire is already broken; 29 die in new fighting, says government

Monday - 11/10/2014, 01:58pm EST

Ebola: Sierra Leone hit by lack of treatment units

As Ebola hits Sierra Leone the hardest, the lack of treatment centers becomes critical

Monday - 11/10/2014, 10:48am EST

Algeria inaugurates new Renault plant in Oran

Algeria inaugurates first car plant with new Renault factory in Oran

Monday - 11/10/2014, 10:29am EST

AP PHOTOS: In Zimbabwe, fishing can be a lifeline

AP PHOTOS: Zimbabwe fish poachers brave armed guards and crocodiles in hopes of a good catch

Monday - 11/10/2014, 10:26am EST

French military says 24 jihadists killed in Mali

French military says 24 jihadists killed in northern Mali operation that killed French soldier

Saturday - 11/08/2014, 12:00pm EST

Another peace deal forged in South Sudan

Another peace deal forged in South Sudan amid increasing international pressure

Saturday - 11/08/2014, 10:20am EST

Nigerians flee as Islamic extremists dig in

Hundreds of children missing as Nigerian extremists seize territory, fly al-Qaida flag

Saturday - 11/08/2014, 12:34am EST

Botswana court rejects change of parliament vote

A Botswana court has rejected the president's bid to change vote for vice president

Friday - 11/07/2014, 02:50pm EST
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