- Tunisia's New Spy Agency 'Is Entirely Inspired By The NSA'
February 26 2014 2:30 PM
An intelligence-gathering program born in Arab Spring has watchers worried the country is headed back in the direction where the trouble began.
- Boko Haram Slaughters 59 Students In Attack On Government-Run College
February 26 2014 6:29 AM
Boko Haram, whose name means “western education is sinful,” also reportedly burned down 24 buildings at the school.
- Drugs And Money Laundering: Q&A With Former Fed Bob Mazur
February 26 2014 6:00 AM
Mazur is an outspoken critic of the way governments and banks combat money laundering, the drug cartels' lifeblood.
- What's Next For Uganda's Gays After Repressive Bill Passes?
February 24 2014 1:48 PM
How will gay and lesbian Ugandans be affected after President Museveni signed a harsh anti-gay bill into law on Monday?
- Kenya's Donkey Meat - China's Hot New Import?
February 24 2014 12:51 PM
Kenya is getting it's first ever donkey meat slaughterhouse to feed the high demand coming from China.
- Not Everyone Is Excited About Mugabe’s $600K Birthday Party
February 21 2014 11:50 AM
Some lifestyle tips from the man who once called himself “the Hitler of our time.”
- Could Leicester Become UK’s First Asian-Majority City?
February 19 2014 10:38 AM
Leicester has the highest proportion of Indians or British Asians anywhere in the country.
- Raw Footage From Hijacked Ethiopian Jet Released
February 17 2014 8:32 PM
Footage from inside the cabin shows passengers calmly reacting to an in-flight crisis.
- Kenya Seeks To Stem HIV By Massive Condom Distribution
February 15 2014 10:52 AM
About 9.1 percent of married couples have HIV/AIDS, well above the national rate of 5.6 percent.
- South Africa's Leading Leftist Politician Dodges A Legal Bullet
February 12 2014 12:50 PM
An expelled member of the African National Congress has started his own party based on left-leaning economic ideas.
- Algerian Military Plane Crashes, Killing More Than 100 People
February 11 2014 11:21 AM
Algeria has not witnessed a major plane crash in more than 10 years.
- Here Are 2014’s First Measles Outbreaks
February 07 2014 4:23 PM
A new report says nearly 14 million people were saved by measles vaccines from 2000 to 2012.
- Tone-Deaf in The Arab World, Or Why Power And People Don't Talk
February 07 2014 12:22 PM
Schoolchildren across the Arab world learn rules that make little sense, and this disconnect from reality turns into political conflicts later.
- Congo Park Seeks Tourists Again, Despite Conflict And Proposed Oil Drilling
February 07 2014 10:32 AM
Although armed rebels no longer threaten the country’s famous Virunga National Park, which is rebounding, threats persist.
- The East African Connection: Tanzania Holds Iranians, Pakistanis In Huge Heroin Bust
February 05 2014 2:37 PM
Some Tanzanians are also suspected of involvement in the drug trade.
- New Delhi Raid Exposes Racial Tensions Between African Immigrants And Indians
February 03 2014 9:52 AM
A group of African women in India said they were attacked by a mob of Indian vigilantes as tensions rose.
- African Union Summit Copes With Conflict, Plans For Peace
February 01 2014 4:16 PM
Agriculture was meant to be the theme of this week's AU summit, but CAR and South Sudan took center stage.
- Kenya Imposes Record Fine On Chinese Ivory Smuggler
January 29 2014 10:29 AM
Harsh sentences under strict new anti-poaching laws may help stem the illegal ivory trade in Africa.
- Why The South Sudan Cease-Fire Agreement Is Already Crumbling
January 28 2014 9:21 AM
Both sides of the conflict in the world's youngest country report ongoing clashes.
- Egypt Death Toll Rises On Arab Spring Anniversary
January 25 2014 4:02 PM
The Egyptian Health Ministry said on Saturday that 29 people have been killed in Cairo protests held on the third anniversary of the Arab Spring.