At least 18 were killed when attackers attacked the restaurant in...

Suspected Islamic militants in Burkina Faso opened fire on a Turkish restaurant Sunday, killing 18 people in another attack on a popular restaurant among...

Female voters in Kenya could discern the outcome of the presidential...

It appears that the most neglected bloc in the fight for Kenya’s presidency is the most important. The 55 years old President Uhuru Kenyatta,...

France promises to boost African Antiterrorism efforts

The newly elected French president last weekend guaranteed solid help towards another multi-national armed drive towards battling radicals within the western region of the...

‘Hell on Earth,’ Terrors of a Syrian War

Advancements in moving picture technologies — not simply electronic capturing with data, however ever-compartmentalized lens as well as sensor— has initiated ground-breaking novel proportions...

Zimbabwe: Land sales to Mugabe allies irk war veterans

Former liberation war combatants in Zimbabwe have expressed anger over alleged illegal land sales that benefited President Robert Mugabe's allies. During a media briefing held...

Africa: Child suicide bombers rise 10-fold says UN

New report reveals huge two-year rise in minors carrying out suicide attacks in Lake Chad region By Rafiu Ajakaye LAGOS, Nigeria – UNICEF said on Tuesday...

Mortar attack kills three civilians in Somalia

-Attack in Mogadishu believed targeting government offices, local media reports MOGADISHU, Somalia - Three people were killed and 10 injured in a mortar attack in...

UPDATE 2 – Army kills senior Shia cleric in northwestern Nigeria

Islamic Movement claims 18 killed by Nigerian military; whereabouts of prominent Shia leader unknown UPDATES WITH MOVEMENT'S CLAIM OF 18 DEATHS, WHEREABOUTS OF LEADER UNKOWN LAGOS,...

UPDATE 2 – Burundi tense as army confirms 87 deaths

US warns its citizens to leave after violence claims the lives of at least 79 anti-government protesters and eight soldiers UPDATES WITH U.S. TRAVEL WARNING BUJUMBUR/...

UPDATE – Army kills senior Shia cleric in northwestern Nigeria

Day after killing six people, Nigerian military has killed a senior Shia cleric in northwestern Nigeria as it hunts down Islamic Movement of Nigeria...

UPDATE – Burundi remains tense as army confirms 87 death toll

Burundian army spokesman says Friday clashes have killed at least 79 anti-government protesters and eight soldiers UPDATES WITH VIGIL FOR VICTIMS IN KENYA, SOCIAL MEDIA TRENDS BUJUMBUR/...

Burundi remains tense as army confirms 87 death toll

Burundian army spokesman says Friday clashes have killed at least 79 anti-government protesters and eight soldiers BUJUMBURA, Burundi – The situation in Burundi remained tense...

7 People died in Burundi

BUJUMBURA, BURUNDI - DECEMBER 09: Dead bodies of people, who lost their lives during the clashes between security forces and unidentified people, are seen...

South Africa: Oscar Pistorius granted bail

Pistorius’s legal team will appeal former athlete's murder conviction in constitutional court By Hassan Isilow PRETORIA, South Africa – A South African high court on Tuesday...

Kenya, Ethiopia sign deal to end border conflict

Decades of violence has deterred development in areas either side of frontier By Magdalene Mukami NAIROBI, Kenya - The leaders of Kenya and Ethiopia met Monday to launch...