Thursday, September 3, 2015
At least 50 African Union soldiers are believed to have been killed and another 50 are missing after al-Shabab militants overran a military camp in southern Somalia on Tuesday, according to Western military officials.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Islamic extremist group Boko Haram killed 56 villagers in a remote area, the governor of Borno State of the region said Sunday, as the government warned that the extremists are trying to extend their violent campaign
Health officials in Sierra Leone on Sunday confirmed an Ebola death less than a week after the country's last known patient was discharged from a hospital.
Italian energy giant Eni on Sunday announced the discovery of the "largest ever" offshore natural gas field in the Mediterranean, in Egypt's territorial waters.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Burkina Faso's Constitutional Council on Saturday provisionally cleared 16 candidates for presidential elections in October, but declared the nominee of ousted president Blaise Compaore's party ineligible.
Ebola did not take Victoria Yillia's life. And it could not prevent the birth of her son.
Sunday, August 30, 2015
South Sudan's army and rebels accused each other of responsibility for fresh fighting Saturday in the north-east despite a peace agreement to end a brutal 20-month civil war.
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Nigeria is moving to rapidly diversify the country's economy to stop its dependency on crude oil exports, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday.
Friday, August 28, 2015
Relatives of over 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram militants marked, on Thursday, 500 days since the abductions with hope dwindling for their rescue despite a renewed push to end the insurgency.
South Sudan President Salva Kiir signed a deal Wednesday to end 20 months of war in the world's youngest nation, but added a list of reservations that raised doubts about whether peace would take hold.