ADDIS ABABA - An Iranian man held by Somali pirates for more than four years was flown to Ethiopia's capital Saturday after his captors released him because he needed urgent …Read More
ENUGU, NIGERIA - The Niger Delta is where Africa's largest oil producer pumps out its most lucrative natural resource.
But while companies like Shell and ExxonMobile operate there and extract …Read More
HARARE � If there is one thing that unites doctors and patients in Zimbabwe's ailing public health system, it's fear.
The system is struggling to function amid a shattered economy …Read More
HARARE - U.N. Special Rapporteur Clement Voule is in Zimbabwe this week on a 10-day visit to assess the human rights situation, as rights groups accuse the government of being …Read More
CAIRO - Egypt says Ethiopia has "summarily rejected" its plan for key aspects of operating a giant dam the East African nation is building on the Nile, while dismissing Ethiopia's …Read More
ALGIERS, ALGERIA - Algeria's interim leader has announced Dec. 12 as the date for the presidential election, in line with the army chief's demand to fill the vacancy left when …Read More
The U.N. Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to ease the arms embargo on the Central African Republic, where the government signed a peace deal with 14 armed groups.
The French-drafted …Read More
ABUJA - A Nigerian court on Wednesday upheld President Muhammadu Buhari's election victory earlier this year, dismissing a request by opposition parties to overturn the result over claims of voting …Read More