Wednesday, July 8, 2015
At least 25 people were killed when a bomb blast ripped through a packed government office in Zaria, northern Nigeria, on Tuesday, in a suspected suicide attack likely to be blamed on Boko Haram.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
NAIROBI - Suspected Shebab militants killed at least 14 people in northern Kenya on Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of attacks in the east African nation by the Somali-led Islamists.
At least 44 people were killed in twin bomb blasts in the central Nigerian city of Jos, the emergency services said on Monday, after a wave of mass casualty attacks blamed on Boko Haram militants.
Monday, July 6, 2015
Several female suicide bombers in northeast Nigeria blew themselves up amid panicked villagers fleeing a Boko Haram attack, killing scores, the army and witnesses said Saturday.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
A young female suicide bomber killed 12 worshippers when she blew herself up in a mosque in northeastern Nigeria, a witness and a vigilante aiding the military against Boko Haram said Friday.
Univision Holdings, the leading Spanish-speaking broadcaster in the United States, announced plans Thursday to launch a U.S. stock offering aimed at investors keen to capitalize on the growing Latino market.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Rebel fire on a residential district of Yemen's second city Aden killed more than 30 civilians Wednesday, as the U.N. declared its highest level humanitarian emergency in the war-torn country.
The French soldiers accused of sexually abusing children in Burkina Faso were members of an elite special forces unit, a source close to the investigation told AFP on Wednesday.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The gunman who killed 38 tourists in Tunisia received weapons training from jihadists in Libya, a top official said Tuesday, as the president admitted security services were unprepared for the attack.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
South Sudan's army raped then torched girls alive inside their homes during a recent campaign marked by "new brutality and intensity," a U.N. rights report said Tuesday.