20 killed as Islamic extremists rampage in Nigeria

20 more killed in villages as Islamic extremists rampage in Nigeria with 4 attacks in 3 days

Updated 10 minutes, 40 seconds ago

AP names Nigeria chief of bureau

AP names Michelle Faul as chief of bureau for Nigeria

Updated 1 hours, 26 minutes ago

Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

Under prosecutor's aggressive challenge, Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 01:14am EDT

Nigeria: 100-plus kidnapped students free

Nigerian military says almost all 129 female students kidnapped by Islamic extremists are free

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 08:30pm EDT

In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV

HIV-infected nurse in Uganda is accused of spreading HIV, raising concerns about stigma

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 05:36pm EDT

Protector of vast African park shot and wounded

Belgian royalty who protects Africa's oldest national park and its animals is shot and wounded

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:03pm EDT

UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in Somali capital

Responding to extremist threat in Somalia, UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in capital

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 11:55am EDT

Planned anti-gay rally in Ethiopia is cancelled

Planned anti-gay rally in Ethiopia is cancelled; gov't says gay crimes not a big problem

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 11:30am EDT

Tanzanian president warns Congo rebels to disarm

AP Interview: Tanzanian president warns Congo rebel groups to lay down arms or be hunted down

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 11:00am EDT

Gunmen kill 9 on bus in Ethiopia near dam project

Gunmen kill 9, wound 7 in attack on bus in Ethiopia near construction of new Nile dam

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 06:08am EDT

Defense gets its turn in Pistorius murder trial

Experts: Prosecution made gains in Pistorius cross-examination, but defense can turn it around

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 02:20am EDT

Violence surges from Islamic uprising in Nigeria

Nigeria's Islamic uprising spreads, raising doubts about military's effort to contain violence

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 01:44am EDT

State TV: 48 die in bus and truck accident in Togo

State television says 48 dead when bus and truck collide in Togo; 15 badly injured

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Minister: 75 dead in blast at Nigerian bus station

Health minister: 75 dead, 141 wounded in explosion at busy bus station in Nigerian capital

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 11:56am EDT

In handcuffs, Rwanda musician admits to crimes

Wearing handcuffs, Rwandan musician admits to crimes at police news conference

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 11:20am EDT

Fighting threatens an oil center in South Sudan

Fighting threatens an oil center in South Sudan; 5 workers at Russian oil company wounded

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 10:20am EDT

Death toll in Ebola outbreak rises to 121

Death toll in West Africa Ebola outbreak rises to 121; all Mali cases test negative

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 09:40am EDT

Blast at bus station in Nigerian capital kills 72

Blast at bus station in Nigeria capital kills 72 people; President blames Islamic extremists

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 07:12am EDT

A look at the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram

A look at the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram and its major attacks in recent years

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 04:10am EDT

Pistorius accused of staging outbursts at trial

Prosecutor accuses Oscar Pistorius of staging his emotional outbursts at murder trial

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 03:22am EDT

Prosecutor's unrelenting questions to Pistorius

Pistorius murder trial glance: The unrelenting questions from the prosecutor

Tuesday - 04/15/2014, 03:06am EDT

Fighting erupts in Central African Republic town

Fighting by armed groups erupts in Central African Republic town, sending residents fleeing

Monday - 04/14/2014, 05:10pm EDT

14 accused of mutiny stand trial in Sierra Leone

Court martial of 14 soldiers accused of mutiny opens in Sierra Leone

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:00pm EDT

Musician, journalist arrested in Rwanda

Musician, journalist arrested in Rwanda and accused of working with opposition groups

Monday - 04/14/2014, 01:20pm EDT

Combative prosecutor makes mark in Pistorius trial

Chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius murder trial makes mark with dogged cross-examination

Monday - 04/14/2014, 03:22am EDT
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