Friday, December 15, 2017

Africa

Up to 6,000 Africans who fought for the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Iraq...

Kenya's opposition said on Sunday it had postponed plans to swear in its leader Raila...

The bodies of 15 UN peacekeepers from Tanzania killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo...

In Egypt's eastern desert, roads are being carved across vast expanses of sand where the...

Libya's U.N.-backed government agreed with Italy on Saturday to establish a joint operations room for...

A white Zimbabwean farmer kicked off his property at gunpoint in June has been told he will be going home within days, the first signs...

Irene Akinyi Odinga has lead poisoning. With no money for treatment, the young mother of two stares death in the face. "I feel very bad," the...

Zimbabwe's new government signed a $153 million loan agreement with China on Wednesday, its first post-Mugabe deal with a foreign government, to expand and refurbish its...

Senegal opens a flagship new airport on Thursday seven years later than originally planned but with ambitions to become a West African regional hub...

French President Emmanuel Macron landed in Algeria on Wednesday for his first official visit, announcing that he came as a "friend" despite France's historically...

Angry AIDS activists are urging western and central Africa to step up the fight against HIV, saying millions of people, especially children, are at...

A huge fire ripped through a paint factory in the Ivorian capital on Wednesday, causing multiple explosions, and witnesses said several people were badly...

Juggling paperwork, car keys and an always-beeping cellphone, Inet Situole, a 33-year-old in a crisp white blouse, runs a fashionboutique with more than 100 customers...