Africa

While Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari was receiving treatment in London for an undisclosed illness, his...

Egypt's ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a military hospital on Friday where he had spent...

As a nurse in rural Democratic Republic of Congo where health facilities are scarce and...

Uganda says it has asked China for a $500 million loan to help build almost 600 km (360 miles) of roads in the country's...

France's ambassador to the United Nations warned Tuesday that drastic cuts to the UN peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo would be...

At least five people were killed when a vehicle laden with explosives blew up in Mogadishu on Tuesday, a local official said, the latest...

An appeals court in Congo-Brazzaville on Tuesday upheld the conviction and two-year jail sentence for inciting public disorder handed down last year to opposition...

Namibia's president said Tuesday that the government is considering radical land expropriation to spur the transfer of property to the country's black majority. Speaking at...

Gunmen killed 17 people, mostly women and children, after invading a farming community in central Nigeria, police said Tuesday, the latest violence linked to...

Cameroon is forcing thousands of  uprooted by the jihadist group Boko Haram to go home against their will, despite a recent agreement between the...