- African Extremists: Islamic State Offers Grim Inspiration
- Niger Parliament Chief, Facing Baby-trafficking Probe, 'in Belgium'
- Algerian Diplomats Freed After Two Years' Captivity In Mali
- Guinea Ebola Riots Wound Dozens
- One Dead As Migrants, Residents Clash In Morocco
- Guinea-bissau In Nationwide Anti-ebola Clean-up
- Seven Die As Ukraine Plane Crashes In Sahara: Algeria
- Clarke Set To Return As Skipper For Australia
- Troops 'liberate' Islamist Stronghold In Somalia Offensive
- Lowdown On Lesotho, Africa's Kingdom In The Sky
- Morocco Keeps Flying To Ebola-hit States In 'solidarity'
- Ukraine Plane With 7 On Board 'crashes In Sahara'
- Somalia Sentences Islamist Killers Of Journalist To Death
- Boko Haram Kill Scores In Captured Nigeria Town
- Rivers 2015: Over 20 Groups Drum Support For Ijaw Governor
- Gov't Commends Airtel For Fight Against Ebola
- Group Blasts Nma Onyechere Over Unguided Comments
- Death Toll Hits 12 In Nigeria Boat Capsize: Relief Agency
- Ogoni Unep Report Implementation: Groups Alleges Bribe-for-campaign Against
- Bassey Albert Draws Battle Line With Governor Akpabio
- Police Declared War On Nscdc, Lunched Nationwide Attacks On Officers
- Pdp Urges Fg’s Expedient Intervention In Ebola Situation In Rivers
- Fifa Threaten To Ban Nigeria Over Disputed Elections
- Nigeria Monitors 160 After Ebola Kills Doctor In Oil City
- Suspected Islamists Attack Un Camp In Northern Mali
- At Least 10 Die As Boat Capsizes In Nigeria
- Somalia Sues Kenya At Top Un Court Over Maritime Border
- Suspected Shebab Militants Behead Kenyan Driver
- Kalagadi Manganese And Department Of Mineral Resources Launch Enterprise De
- British Terror Suspect In Kenya No 'monster': Lawyer
- Kenya Police Show Westgate Mall Attack Guns In Trial
- Kenya's Foreign-funded Anti-terror Police Killing Suspects: Hrw
- Kenya Bans West Africa Travellers Amid Scramble To Fight Ebola
- Kenya Bars Travellers From Worst-hit Ebola Countries
- Ebola: Kenya Bars Travellers From Worst-hit Countries
- Three Killed In Egypt As Morsi Backers, Opponents Clash
- Kenya Probes Nations Cup Loss To Lesotho
- Africa: New Report Raises Concerns About The Pace Of Reform And Possible Im
- Kenya Police Say Trail Gone Cold In 'white Widow' Hunt
- Lesotho Pm Flees Military 'coup' For S.africa
- Lesotho Pm Claims Coup, Flees To South Africa
- Lesotho Military Denies Coup, Spokesman Tells S. Africa Tv
- Lesotho Pm Confirms Coup, Flees To South Africa
- Is This Beginning Of The End For South Africa's Zuma?
- South Africa Beat Zimbabwe Despite Utseya Hat-trick
- S. Africa Convicts 4 Of Plot To Kill Rwandan Ex-general
- Amla Skippers South Africa Against Zimbabwe
- Madonsela: S.africa's Fearless Public Protector Takes On Zuma
- S.africa's Zuma Faces Relentless 'public Protector'
- S.africa's Capital Considers Naming Street After Mao
- Dhl Express Strengthens Africa's Links With Major Developed Economies
- S.africa's Implats In The Red After Platinum Strike
Niger parliament chief, facing baby-trafficking probe, 'in Belgium'Sunday, August 31, 2014
Niamey (AFP) - Niger's head of parliament, who faces questioning in a probe into international baby-trafficking, has turned up in Belgium, an opposition official said Saturday, confirming a media repo ...
Boko Haram kill scores in captured Nigeria townSunday, August 31, 2014
Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - Boko Haram gunmen have killed scores of residents in a Nigerian town on the border with Cameroon that they captured in recent raids, witnesses told AFP on Saturday. The milit ...
Tunisia recovers 41 bodies from sea near LibyaSaturday, August 30, 2014
Ben Guerdane (Tunisia) (AFP) - Tunisian rescuers have recovered the bodies of at least 41 migrants since Friday after their ship sank off the Libyan coast and more are expected to be found, officials ...
Lesotho PM flees military 'coup' for S.AfricaSaturday, August 30, 2014
Maseru (Lesotho) (AFP) - Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane on Saturday said he had fled for his life across the border to South Africa, accusing the military of seizing power in a coup and leaving th ...
Algerian diplomats freed after two years' captivity in MaliSaturday, August 30, 2014
Algiers (AFP) - Two Algerian diplomats kidnapped in Mali in April 2012 by the Movement for Oneness and Jihad in West Africa (MUJAO) were freed on Saturday, the Algerian foreign ministry announced. ...
Guinea Ebola riots wound dozensSaturday, August 30, 2014
Conakry (AFP) - Clashes between protesters and security forces in a Guinean city at the epicentre of the west African Ebola outbreak have left at least 55 wounded, the local government said on Saturda ...
One dead as migrants, residents clash in MoroccoSaturday, August 30, 2014
Rabat (AFP) - A clash between sub-Saharan migrants and residents of a Tangiers neighbourhood in northern Morocco left a Senegalese man dead, the prefecture and an NGO said on Saturday. A "disagreem ...
Guinea-Bissau in nationwide anti-Ebola clean-upSaturday, August 30, 2014
Bissau (AFP) - Guinea-Bissau launched a nationwide hygiene drive on Saturday, declaring itself "on alert" after the announcement that the Ebola epidemic ravaging west Africa had spread to neighbouring ...
Boko Haram leader proclaims 'Islamic caliphate' in Nigeria townSunday, August 24, 2014
Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - Boko Haram's leader said he has created an Islamic caliph ...read more »
Nigeria military rejects Boko Haram 'caliphate' claimSunday, August 24, 2014
Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's military on Sunday rejected a claim by Boko Haram's lead ...read more »
Malawi president rejects ministers' 600% pay-hike bidTuesday, August 26, 2014
Blantyre (Malawi) (AFP) - Malawian President Peter Mutharika has shot down a pro ...read more »
Thousands flee to Cameroon after Boko Haram attack in NigeriaMonday, August 25, 2014
Kano (Nigeria) (AFP) - A Boko Haram attack on a border town in northeast Nigeria ...read more »
South Africa beat Zimbabwe despite Utseya hat-trickFriday, August 29, 2014
Harare (AFP) - Prosper Utseya became just the second Zimbabwean to take a hat-tr ...read more »
Algeria president dismisses Islamist-leaning ex-premierTuesday, August 26, 2014
Algiers (AFP) - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika dismissed regime veteran ...read more »