9 Niger security forces killed in militant attacks

9 Niger security forces killed in simultaneous attacks on prison, refugee camp, patrol

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Zambia: President's body to return Saturday

Zambia: Body of President Michael Sata to be flown home Saturday ahead of burial

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 10:06am EDT

Zambian president dies after long illness

Zambian President Michael Sata dies after long illness; Guy Scott named acting president

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 06:58am EDT

WHO: Ebola decline in Liberia could be real trend

WHO: Decline in Ebola cases in Liberia could be a real trend, but epidemic far from over

Thursday - 10/30/2014, 04:00am EDT

Rebels chase troops from northeast Nigerian towns

Extremists chase troops from 2 northeastern Nigerian towns, loot barracks, free prisoners

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 03:30pm EDT

30,000 rally in Benin capital for elections

30,000 rally in Benin capital in demonstration called by opposition calling for elections

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 02:50pm EDT

Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work

Ebola puts Ghana's bush meat traders out of work as most patrons heed government warnings

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 02:10pm EDT

No flak jacket: UN's Ban Ki-moon lands in Somalia

No flak jacket required: UN chief comes to Somalia in business suit, sign of safer Mogadishu

Wednesday - 10/29/2014, 10:57am EDT

Rally protests another term for Burkina Faso prez

Thousands protest Burkina Faso leader's push for another term, police tear gas crowd

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 05:57pm EDT

Nigeria: German killed, pirates hijack gunboat

Nigerian military: Gunmen kill, kidnap Germans as pirates hijack gunboat, kill police officers

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 02:58pm EDT

Nigerian Stock Exchange joins World Federation

Nigerian Stock Exchange joins World Federation of Exchanges, fifth African to become member

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 12:30pm EDT

21-gun salute marks Botswana president's 2nd term

Dancers, 21-gun salute mark start of Botswana president's 2nd term after election win

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 11:39am EDT

US official: Welcome home medics fighting Ebola

US ambassador to UN says Ebola must be fought at source, medics welcomed home

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 03:16am EDT

Prosecutors say will appeal Pistorius verdict

Oscar Pistorius case: Prosecutors say they will appeal verdict and sentence

Tuesday - 10/28/2014, 02:28am EDT

Coca-Cola in Nigerian court over half-empty cans

Nigeria takes Coca-Cola to court over half-empty cans of Sprite, alleged refusal to comply

Monday - 10/27/2014, 03:29pm EDT

Nigerian who cheated hangman at the gallows freed

Man who cheated hangman at the gallows freed after 19 years on death row in Nigeria

Monday - 10/27/2014, 03:10pm EDT

International community ramps up Africa Ebola aid

International community ramps ups efforts to contain Ebola crisis in West Africa

Monday - 10/27/2014, 02:52pm EDT

Groups pledge $8 billion for Horn of Africa

Groups pledge $8 billion for Horn of Africa nations to spur development, increase stability

Monday - 10/27/2014, 10:20am EDT

Colleagues: US doctor with Ebola was very careful

Colleagues of American doctor with Ebola say he was always careful while treating patients

Monday - 10/27/2014, 10:18am EDT

Botswana's president elected to a second term

Botswana's president elected to a second term after ruling party wins another election

Sunday - 10/26/2014, 11:48am EDT

Widening rift between Somali president and premier

Somali president and premier differ over cabinet reshuffle signifying a widening rift

Sunday - 10/26/2014, 07:50am EDT

Boat accident leaves 26 dead in Zambia

Boat accident in Zambia leaves 26 people dead, most of them children

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Botswana ruling party leads in early vote results

Botswana votes: Ruling party has early lead in election results, but opposition makes inroads

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 04:52pm EDT

Opposition rejects Mozambique's election results

Opposition parties reject ruling party's victory in Mozambique elections

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 03:10pm EDT

WHO: Mali case put many at risk for Ebola

World Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk

Saturday - 10/25/2014, 06:12am EDT
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