Monday, November 16, 2015
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) said Sunday its ethics commission will investigate corruption allegations against a member of its decision-making council from Kenya, a country already under scrutiny for its doping record.
Sunday, November 15, 2015
The Russian plane crash in Egypt has forced hotels in Sharm el-Sheikh to send dozens of staff on "unpaid leave" as tourist numbers plunge, with tens of thousands of jobs at risk within months.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Twenty years after a Nigerian military dictatorship hanged activist Ken Saro-Wiwa, his Niger Delta homeland remains blighted by oil pollution.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Once bustling with sinewy young men like any other farming village in rural Mali, Kodjan is starting to look distinctly gray.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Weeks after U.N.-backed experts warned that thousands are dying of starvation in South Sudan war zones, aid agencies say they cannot access areas to stave off famine because of "spiraling" violence.
Monday, November 9, 2015
At least nine people were killed in an overnight attack at a bar in the latest violence in Burundi's capital, witnesses said Sunday, as security forces went door-to-door to disarm civilians in neighborhoods seen as opposition strongholds.
Moscow and London ramped up efforts Sunday to bring home thousands of tourists stranded in Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh resort following the crash of a Russian airliner in the Sinai Peninsula.
A twin suicide bombing by women attackers in the flashpoint area of Lake Chad on Sunday killed two people and wounded 14 others, a security source in the Chadian capital N'Djamena said.
Niger's ruling party announced Saturday that President Mahamadou Issoufou will run for re-election next year.