Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

Africans shun the E-word, worst responders as Ebola poses biggest continental threat in years

Updated 00 minutes, 07 seconds ago

South Africa: suspect arrested in soccer killing

South African official says suspect faces murder charge for killing of soccer team captain

Updated 02 minutes, 41 seconds ago

Burkina Faso army general takes power

Burkina Faso army general takes power after longtime president steps down

Updated 03 minutes, 03 seconds ago

Liberia opens 1 of largest Ebola treatment centers

Liberia opens large Ebola center; president recalls those who died without getting help

Updated 03 minutes, 26 seconds ago

Uganda-North Korea ties grow amid democracy doubts

Uganda's president praises North Korea for opposing imperialism amid doubts on democracy

Updated 18 minutes, 44 seconds ago

Zambia's acting president appeals for calm

Zambia's acting leader: Security forces won't tolerate unrest while nation mourns president

Updated 48 minutes, 35 seconds ago

Burkina Faso president won't resign after protests

After violent protests, Burkina Faso president refuses to resign but parliament dissolved

Friday - 10/31/2014, 05:44am EDT

South Africans mourn sport deaths

Calls for stricter gun laws as South Africans pay their last respects to sports figures

Friday - 10/31/2014, 12:12am EDT

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
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