Thursday, October 2, 2014
The cross-dressing South African satirist says he doesn't tell jokes and can't remember punchlines.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Just as he attends church on Sunday morning, there's another sacred place Nick, a 23-year-old Kampala stylist, flocks to every Sunday night.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
At least 56 people were killed Monday when a bus traveling from South Sudan to Uganda crashed into a truck, doctors said.
The U.N.-backed tribunal for Rwanda on Monday upheld the life sentences for two former heads of the ex-ruling party for genocide crimes committed in 1994.
Monday, September 29, 2014
The president of South Sudan said Saturday his government is “unwaveringly committed” to ending the conflict with his former vice president that has killed thousands.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
The International Monetary Fund fast-tracked US$130 million (102.5 million euros) in aid Friday to fight the Ebola epidemic after the governments of the worst-hit countries in West Africa said they were desperately counting on promises of global aid to be backed up with cash.
Saturday, September 27, 2014
A group of eccentric international cricketers on Friday set a new record for the highest-ever match with a lung-busting effort at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
The Ebola epidemic is set to explode unless the response is radically intensified, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday, warning that hundreds of thousands could be infected by the end of the year.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has scotched suggestions that cash-strapped Zimbabwe could get fresh financial aid, saying it must first service old debts.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
What Bushmen talk about by night differs greatly from what they discuss by day, said a U.S. researcher whose study Monday of hunter-gatherers in Africa suggests fireside chats helped shape human culture.