At least 61 people killed in a fuel tanker explosion in Tanzania

At least 61 people have been killed and 70 injured when a fuel tanker exploded on a busy road in Tanzania, government spokesperson Hassan Abbas...

This woman is helping disabled children walk for the first time

Crystal Chigbu cried herself to sleep for many nights after giving birth to her daughter, Beulah, in 2009. Doctors in Lagos, Nigeria's commercial center, had...

Police in South Africa arrest 560 ‘undocumented’ foreigners in raid

Nearly 600 foreigners were arrested in a police raid on a business district in Johannesburg, South Africa, police and government officials said Thursday. The operation...

The body of a British teenager who fell mysteriously from a plane in Madagascar...

The body of a British teenager who died after mysteriously falling from a plane over Madagascar has been found, authorities in the country have...

Sudan Transitional Military Council and opposition forces agree to a final Constitutional Declaration

Sudan's opposition and the Transitional Military Council have reached an agreement on a final Constitutional Declaration for the country that has been without long-term...

Ugandan activist gets nine months in jail for a poem about a vagina

A Ugandan feminist and activist reacted with fury and defiance after being sentenced to nine months in prison for publishing a metaphorical poem about...

Sudan suspends all schools after students killed during protests

Authorities in Sudan have suspended all schools beginning on Wednesday after street protests turned deadly, according to state news agency SUNA. "The Secretary General of...

Anger as investigative journalist is arrested in Tanzania

A prominent journalist's arrest in Tanzania has sparked widespread anger and renewed concerns over press freedom in the country. Police on Tuesday said investigative journalist...

Suspected Boko Haram attack on a funeral leaves 65 dead in Nigeria, official says

At least 65 people are dead following a suspected attack by Boko Haram on a funeral gathering in northeastern Nigeria, according to local officials. The attack occurred...

Opposition members keep going ‘missing’ in Rwanda. Few expect them to return

When Eugene Ndereyimana woke up last week, he didn't tell his wife where he was going, and she didn't ask. The less she knew,...

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