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South Sudan factions agree on federal government

South Sudan's warring factions agree to set up transitional federal government, mediators say

Updated 10 minutes, 10 seconds ago

Toll from Guinea-Bissau mine blast rises to 22

Death toll in Guinea-Bissau land mine blast rises to 22, as 2 people die from wounds

Monday - 09/29/2014, 04:20pm EDT

More than 30 killed in South Sudan bus crash

More than 30 killed as passenger bus crashes into truck in South Sudan accident, say police

Monday - 09/29/2014, 01:18pm EDT

South Africa: Alleged poaching ringleader held

South Africa: Pilot, lawyer and other members of alleged rhino-poaching ring appear in court

Monday - 09/29/2014, 12:50pm EDT

Guinea-Bissau: 20 dead in land mine explosion

20 dead when minibus strikes land mine in Guinea-Bissau

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 02:00pm EDT

Nigerian schoolgirl freed by extremists comes home

First kidnapped 'Chibok girl' released by Nigeria's Islamic extremists is still traumatized

Saturday - 09/27/2014, 12:12am EDT

South African students investigated over costumes

South African students accused of racism for portrayal of Williams sisters at costume party

Friday - 09/26/2014, 01:10pm EDT

3 killed as Somali pirates fight over ransom

Police: 3 killed in gunfight as Somali pirates who held journalist clash over ransom

Friday - 09/26/2014, 11:55am EDT

Concerns grow over Zambian president's health

Son of Zambia leader Michael Sata downplays worries about president's health during NY trip

Friday - 09/26/2014, 11:04am EDT

Sierra Leone quarantines 2 million to fight Ebola

2 million people quarantined in Sierra Leone as efforts fail to stop Ebola

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 10:02pm EDT

Zambia's president treated by doctors in New York

Police say Zambia's president was treated by doctors but not hospitalized in New York

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 07:02pm EDT

Kenya nurse sentenced to death over abortion

Kenyan court sentences nurse to death over botched abortion; judge says murder was committed

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 02:30pm EDT

Nigeria: Report Chibok girl freed, identity doubts

Nigeria police say Chibok girl freed by extremists but community wants her identity clarified

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 02:00pm EDT

Several Nobel peace winners boycott South Africa

Several women who won Nobel peace prize to skip South Africa meeting over Dalai Lama visa

Thursday - 09/25/2014, 08:50am EDT

Islamic extremists surrender in Nigeria, Cameroon

Military: Hundreds of Islamic extremists surrender in Nigeria, Cameroon following clashes

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:30pm EDT

10 suspects charged in Uganda over al-Shabab ties

10 terror suspects charged in Uganda over al-Shabab links, plotting to carry out attacks

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 03:00pm EDT

South Africa: Rescuers amputate leg to save man

South Africa: Rescuers amputate part of man's leg in cliffside operation to free him from rock

Wednesday - 09/24/2014, 01:07pm EDT

South Africa makes nuclear deal with Russia

South Africa says it will get up to 8 nuclear reactors under deal signed with Russia

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 02:20pm EDT

Chad considering anti-gay legislation, says group

Chad considering new anti-gay legislation, says Amnesty International

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 01:10pm EDT

Death toll rises in Nigeria building collapse

South Africa says death toll in Nigeria building collapse is 115, including 84 South Africans

Monday - 09/22/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Egyptian officials see controversial Ethiopian dam

Egyptian, Sudanese officials visit site of controversial Ethiopian dam in Ethiopia

Monday - 09/22/2014, 10:00am EDT

South Africa: Park staff arrested for poaching

South African parks service says 3 of its employees arrested on suspicion of rhino poaching

Monday - 09/22/2014, 09:00am EDT

Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack

Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack left 67 dead; on high alert for more attacks

Monday - 09/22/2014, 04:52am EDT

S. Sudan mediators condemns renewed fighting

South Sudan mediators condemn renewed fighting between government and rebels

Sunday - 09/21/2014, 02:42am EDT

Kenya police chief warns residents to be vigilant

Kenya police chief: Be wary of attacks during and after anniversary of mall massacre

Saturday - 09/20/2014, 03:08pm EDT
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