Survivors Reveal Chilling Accounts Of Kenya Bus Killings
November 23 2014 2:51 AM
Al-Shabaab militants blew the victims' "heads off just like that", according to one survivor.
28 Who Can't Recite Quran Executed By Al-Shabaab
November 22 2014 6:19 PM
"The aim is to create a religious war," says Kenyan president of bus attack.
Boko Haram Suspected Of Killing Again In Nigeria
November 22 2014 3:45 PM
This is the second attack in the Nigerian state of Borno this week, with the death toll at nearly 100.
Al Qaeda-Aligned Somali Militants Massacre 28 On Kenya Bus
November 22 2014 3:40 AM
Al-Shabab, an offshoot of the defunct Islamic Courts Union, currently has control over large parts of Somalia.
Ebola Outbreak Could Be Curbed By 2015: Ban Ki-Moon
November 22 2014 2:30 AM
Mali has become the latest concern for the United Nations, as six people have died and almost 500 are being monitored in the country.
Far From Defeated, Boko Haram Strikes Again
November 21 2014 8:40 AM
The terrorist group has killed thousands this year in Nigeria and government leaders accuse the president of letting it happen.
Tear Gas Fired Inside Nigerian Parliament
November 20 2014 9:34 AM
Ongoing violence in Nigeria leads to a suspension of activities and tear gas fired inside the West African nation's parliament.
Former Zambian First Lady Challenges Ex-Ruler's Son For Presidency
November 20 2014 9:11 AM
The family face-off constitutes an unprecedented political development, according to an independent Zambian news site.
Egypt Arrests Senior Muslim Brotherhood Negotiator
November 20 2014 7:06 AM
Since Mohammed Morsi’s ouster last year, about 1,400 people have been killed in a government crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.
Egyptian Police Arrest Protesters Commemorating 2011 Clashes
November 19 2014 4:59 PM
Activists had planned to rally on Wednesday in defiance of the country's harsh protest laws, enacted by the military-backed government of President Abdelfattah al-Sisi.
Cuban Doctor In Sierra Leone Tests Positive For Ebola
November 19 2014 1:24 AM
Cuba had sent 256 medical workers to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, to help tackle Ebola and received global praise for the move.
Bill And Melinda Gates Leading New Ebola Study
November 19 2014 12:04 AM
Several Ebola patients recovered from the disease after receiving blood from survivors, but there’s no way of knowing for sure without a study like this.
Lufthansa Turns Airbus Into 'Ebola Jet'
November 18 2014 1:48 PM
Europe's biggest airline is setting aside an A340 passenger jet to serve as special transport for infected German medical personnel.
Ebola Worsening In Sierra Leone, Abating In Liberia
November 18 2014 8:52 AM
While the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone continues to worsen, Liberia has seen a dramatic drop in its rate of new Ebola cases in recent weeks.
Sierra Leone Doctor Who Died Of Ebola Faced Treatment Delays
November 18 2014 1:37 AM
Sierra Leone’s government has said that it will obtain a full medical report and conduct an extensive investigation into Salia’s case.
Kenyans Show Support For Beaten Woman With Miniskirt Protest
November 17 2014 8:01 AM
A woman was stripped and assaulted in Kenya by men who said she was "tempting" them by her dress.
Burkina Faso Appoints Interim President
November 17 2014 12:56 AM
The 72-year old Michel Kafando will appoint the country's prime minister, who will, in turn, name a 25-member government.
Five Egyptian Students Charged With Rioting To Stand Military Trial
November 16 2014 4:36 PM
Five Egyptian students arrested in January will be charged with rioting and tried in a military court, officials said Sunday.
Chibok Back Under Nigerian Control After Boko Haram Takeover
November 16 2014 3:19 PM
Boko Haram fighters cut telephone lines when they launched an offensive Thursday.
Only Ebola Patient In US Now In 'Extremely Critical' Condition
November 16 2014 11:06 AM
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa was addressed during the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia, this weekend.