'Horror,' UN Sec. Council says at S Sudan massacre

'Horror,' UN Security Council says, after S. Sudan massacre; president replaces army leader

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 04:42pm EDT

Timbuktu's storied mausoleums to rise from ruins

Mali's work to restore Timbuktu mausoleums from destruction by extremists, rekindles hope

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 03:27pm EDT

Mali coup leader faces possible death penalty

Mali coup leader faces possible death penalty over killing of soldiers

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 02:10pm EDT

Nigeria: Forcados oil terminal still closed

Nigeria's Forcados oil export terminal still closed; oil theft at 300,000 barrels per day

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 09:00am EDT

Hundreds of Congolese M23 rebels stuck in Uganda

Congolese M23 rebels stuck in Uganda as they await confirmation of amnesty for alleged crimes

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:10am EDT

UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre

UN considering sanctions over South Sudan massacre; violence 'must stop immediately'

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 08:04am EDT

Ex-Senegalese president to retry homecoming

Party official says ex-Senegalese president will retry homecoming, has received landing rights

Thursday - 04/24/2014, 04:00am EDT

Train derails in Congo, dozens dead

Freight train derails in southeastern Congo; officials say around 50 dead

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:10pm EDT

Car bomb outside Nairobi police station kills 4

Car bomb explodes outside Nairobi police station; 4 people, including 2 officers, killed

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 06:00pm EDT

Islamic militants detained in central Nigeria

Military: Islamic extremists captured in central-east Nigeria; fears uprising is spreading

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 04:50pm EDT

Ex-Muslim rebels seize C. African Republic town

Officials say former Muslim rebels take over town in northern Central African Republic

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 03:40pm EDT

Officials: 1 UN soldier wounded by mine in Mali

Officials: UN vehicle drives over mine at north Mali airstrip, 1 solider wounded

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 12:30pm EDT

'Piles and piles' of bodies in S. Sudan slaughter

'Piles and piles' of bodies after South Sudan slaughter; thousands streaming to UN base

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 06:36am EDT

Senegal prohibits rally to welcome back ex-leader

Senegal orders cancellation of rally to welcome back ex-president, voted out after protests

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 07:50pm EDT

Ghanaian mining company used plane seen in Iran

Ghanaian mining company used plane registered to Utah bank and spotted in Iran

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:00pm EDT

Thieves steal rhino horns in South Africa

South Africa: Thieves steal rhino horns by breaking into safe at park agency office

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:48pm EDT

230 girls abducted in Nigeria still missing

230 girls abducted in school attack by Nigerian extremists still missing, 1 week later

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:40am EDT

African troops capture junior LRA rebel commander

African troops capture junior LRA rebel commander, rescue 10 abductees in central Africa

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 10:10am EDT

Somali lawmaker shot and killed in latest attack

Somali lawmaker assassinated by gunmen day after another was killed in a car bomb blast

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 06:20am EDT

Parents: 234 girls kidnapped from Nigeria school

Parents say 234 girls missing from Nigerian school kidnapping by extremists, not 85 reported

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 03:30am EDT

UN condemns ethnic killings in South Sudan

UN condemns ethnic killings in contested South Sudanese town; hundreds reportedly killed

Monday - 04/21/2014, 08:40pm EDT

Mauritania to hold presidential elections in June

Mauritania to hold presidential elections on June 21

Monday - 04/21/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Christian militia, French forces fight in C Africa

Christian militia, French forces clash in Central African Republic, several militants killed

Monday - 04/21/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Rwandan singer pleads guilty to terrorism charges

In court appearance, prominent Rwandan singer pleads guilty to charges including terrorism

Monday - 04/21/2014, 02:08pm EDT

Congo grants first batch of amnesties to ex-rebels

Congo grants first batch of amnesties to former rebels, including ex-members of M23

Monday - 04/21/2014, 01:18pm EDT
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