- Indian Investment In Mozambique Gas Field Extends Centuries-Long Link Between Two Countries
August 27 2013 12:45 PM
India’s links to Mozambique stretches back at least 600 years, perhaps much longer.
- Ex-British Army Colonel Murdered: Twilight For Whites In Kenya?
August 26 2013 11:02 AM
Parkinson and his wife were among the few remaining white people left in Kenya.
- Egyptian Youth Face A World Of Dashed Opportunities
August 23 2013 10:18 PM
Egypt’s turmoil is forcing its young people to put jobs, careers and education on hold, and nobody knows how long the interruption will last.
- Humanitarian Aid Hits A Roadblock In Haven For Extremists
August 23 2013 1:24 PM
A USAID resiliency program for Niger and Burkina Faso has been delayed by a search for contractors.
- Militant Groups Join Forces In Africa: Is Al-Qaeda Rising Again?
August 23 2013 6:09 AM
Mujao and al-Mulathameen will now be known as al-Murabitoun. Should Africa be worried?
- Drawing Parallels: Zimbabwe’s Mugabe And Italy’s Andreotti
August 22 2013 12:45 PM
Between 1972 and 1992, Giulio Andreotti was PM of Italy seven times.
- Secret Life Of Syrian WMDs: How Europe Sold Chemicals To Syria
August 22 2013 11:27 AM
Go figure: Europe is angry that Syria is using the horrific weapons it enabled them to make.
- Could Uganda's New Law Criminalize Private Family Discussions?
August 22 2013 9:24 AM
The controversial bill would force even small groups to seek permission before gathering.
- Is This The End Of Boko Haram?
August 20 2013 12:58 PM
The death of extremist militia leader Abubakar Shekau would be significant, but not a game-changer, for Nigeria.
- Did Tanzanian Officials Embezzle $5 Million During Obama's Visit?
August 19 2013 3:14 PM
A probe will investigate whether summit attendees embezzled money during a June/July summit in Dar es Salaam.
- After Egyptian Military's Violent Crackdown, Whose Side Should US Be On?
August 16 2013 8:57 PM
Both sides in Egypt blame the U.S. for contributing to the problem. In the wake of all the violence, which side should the U.S. be on?
- One Year After Marikana, South Africa Hasn’t Changed
August 16 2013 11:35 AM
Despite dozens of lives that were lost, the South African mining industry is still riven by the same disputes.
- Car Bomb In Southern Beirut Kills At Least 16, Injures Hundreds
August 15 2013 5:33 PM
The explosion was the latest security incident in Lebanon stemming from the civil war in neighboring Syria.
- Zimbabwe To Crown Plus-Size Beauty Queen In Starving Country
August 15 2013 1:18 PM
Curvy women from across the continent will participate in the Harare pageant.
- Nigeria, Alone In Africa, Ratifies Bill Against Illicit Arms Trade
August 14 2013 12:56 PM
The treaty known as ATT hasn't gained much traction globally, but proponents hope more nations will be inspired to follow Nigeria's lead.
- A New President For Mali After Months Of Upheaval
August 13 2013 11:20 AM
The man known as IBK now faces an uphill battle in the aftermath of Mali's insurgency.
- Scores Murdered In Nigeria Mosque; Boko Haram Suspected
August 12 2013 8:19 PM
At least 44 people were gunned down during morning prayers Sunday.
- Gulf States Pit Sunnis Vs. Shiites In Hopes Of Nipping Arab Spring
August 09 2013 8:57 PM
Faced with growing protests, Gulf state monarchs are trying to diffuse opposition by exploiting old rivalries between Sunni and Shiite Muslims.
- Israeli Drone Strikes Sinai, And Egyptians Are OK With It
August 09 2013 1:21 PM
Israel attacked suspected terrorists in the southern Sinai Peninsula with the help of Egyptian forces.
- Ethiopian Military Plane Crash-Lands In Somalia, Killing 4
August 09 2013 9:33 AM
The military cargo plane was full of ammunition to help African Union troops battle Somali rebels.