Monday, December 5, 2016

Africa

Isaac waited as soldiers came to take away his cellmates, one by one, fearing the...

Security forces deployed heavily in Banjul Friday as counting got under way after a tense...

Clashes between armed groups near the northern Malian city of Gao left at least one...

Two Iranians have been charged with planning a terrorist act after their arrest for filming...

Mohamed Yassin's minimarket occupies a prime spot in Khartoum but its shelves are largely empty...

Nigerian Nobel prize-winning author Wole Soyinka said Thursday he has fulfilled his pledge to throw away his US residency green card and leave the...

Outside the mortuary in Kasese, grief-stricken families wait to find out if their missing relatives were among scores killed by Ugandan security forces at...

Gambian President Yahya Jammeh faces the biggest threat to his 22-year rule Thursday as the country heads to the polls following two weeks of...

Riot police in Zimbabwe fired teargas and beat up opposition protestors marching on Wednesday through the capital Harare against the new "bond note" currency,...

Rwanda has launched an inquiry into the possible role of at least 20 French military and other officials in the 1994 genocide, the prosecutor...

Ahmed Ali Mohamed snorkels over sea grass and coral, keeping an eye out for different fish species darting through the waters below him. But his...

Rwanda on Tuesday opened a formal probe into 20 French officials suspected of playing a role in the 1994 genocide, in a move likely...

A token currency issued in Zimbabwe this week to ease critical cash shortages has brought little relief as desperate customers queue for hours to...