Resources Under Pressure As People Flee Boko Haram
January 30 2015 10:17 PM
Increasingly violent Boko Haram attacks have already scattered more than a million: Food and other supplies are running low.
African Union Elects Zimbabwe's Mugabe As Chairman
January 30 2015 10:24 AM
The controversial leader is widely known in western countries for his undemocratic rule.
African Union Backs Plan For Boko Haram Task Force
January 30 2015 8:11 AM
The bloc has backed a plan that calls for the creation of a regional five-nation force of 7,500 troops to fight the militant group.
Boko Haram Driven Out Of Nigerian Town By Chadian Forces
January 30 2015 7:29 AM
The town of Malumfatori was recaptured from Boko Haram fighters on Thursday by Chadian forces.
'Prime Evil' Apartheid Assassin Granted Parole
January 30 2015 6:24 AM
Eugene de Kock has been granted parole in the interests of "nation building," South African officials say.
FBI Adds Former Virginia Cab Driver To Its Most Wanted List
January 30 2015 2:09 AM
Liban Haji Mohamed has been accused of providing “material support and resources” to al Shabab, an al Qaeda-linked militant group in Somalia.
The Ebola Virus Is Mutating
January 29 2015 8:08 AM
One of the major concerns that researchers have is that the virus could eventually become airborne and become more contagious.
Libyan Leader Blames Rival Government For Hotel Attack
January 28 2015 12:57 AM
Militants affiliated to ISIS had claimed responsibility for Tuesday's attack on the Corinthia Hotel, which killed at least 10 people.
Libya Hotel Shooting Leaves At Least 10 Dead
January 28 2015 12:24 AM
Two Filipinos and one South Korean were reportedly among the foreign nationals who were killed in the siege.
At Least 5 Foreign Nationals Killed In Attack On Libyan Luxury Hotel
January 27 2015 7:21 AM
Five masked gunmen stormed in and opened fire randomly inside the lobby of the Corinthia Hotel in Tripoli.
Prevent 'Double Disaster' In Ebola-Hit Nations: Oxfam
January 27 2015 12:54 AM
According to an estimate by the World Bank, West African nations hit by the ongoing outbreak could lose nearly $1.6 billion in GDP in 2015.
Boko Haram Threatens Nigeria Election Results
January 26 2015 2:53 PM
The potential disenfranchisement of up to 1.5 million people could undermine the credibility of the already divisive election.
Central African Republic Rebels Free Eight Kidnapped Officials
January 26 2015 1:33 PM
The officials were seized as they were preparing a planned visit by Education Minister Eloi Anguimate to the town.
Morocco Arrests Suspected Algerian Militant Tied To Frenchman's Death
January 25 2015 7:27 PM
An al Qaeda splinter group known as Caliphate Soldiers kidnapped Gourdel.
WHO Develops New Way To Fight Outbreaks Like Ebola
January 25 2015 5:14 PM
WHO has developed a contingency fund that will help it fight outbreaks like Ebola faster.
Boko Haram's Violence Reaches Maiduguri
January 25 2015 4:25 PM
Nigerian forces battled Boko Haram militants in clashes that killed 200 combatants.
Suspected Boko Haram Attack Takes Nigerian Town
January 25 2015 2:16 PM
After being repelled from the capital city, Maiduguri, militants took another town in Borno state.
Nigerian Military Repels Boko Haram In Maiduguri
January 25 2015 12:39 PM
Security forces say Nigeria's military fought back a suspected attack by Boko Haram militants in the Borno state capital.
Death Toll At 20 On Anniversary Of January 25 Revolution
January 25 2015 11:14 AM
Anti-government, pro-democracy demonstrators reportedly have been shot and killed in cities around Egypt.
2 Demonstrators Killed On Anniversary Of Egypt's Revolution
January 25 2015 10:08 AM
On the anniversary of the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak, two protesters were killed and two police were injured by a bomb.