Tunisian government accused of snooping on gay men to gain confessions

Tunisia's government is facing allegations from Human Rights Watch that it has confiscated and searched cellphones of men they suspect of being homosexual, while...

Car bomb explodes in Somalia, killing at least 10 people

A car bomb exploded at a crowded shopping mall in Mogadishu, the Somali capital on Monday morning, killing at least ten people and wounding...

Malawi nurse suspended over selfie in labor ward

A nurse in Malawi has been suspended after her selfie in a labor ward showing a naked pregnant woman in the background surfaced online. Patricia...

Meet the 21-year-old tech whiz who’s coded for Instagram and Snapchat

Iddris Sandu has done a lot in his 21 years. Besides creating algorithms for Instagram and Snapchat and consulting for Twitter, he's now working with...

Petition calls on Disney to drop ‘Hakuna Matata’ trademark

An online petition is calling on Disney to relinquish its trademark of the Swahili phrase "Hakuna Matata." The phrase, which roughly translates to "no problems" or "no...

9 more people arrested in Morocco tourist beheadings

A total of 13 suspects have been arrested in connection with the deaths of two tourists in Morocco, the state-owned 2M news agency reported. Four...

Sudan cracks down on growing anti-government protests

Anti-government protesters in Sudan faced a violent crackdown Tuesday in the capital of Khartoum, marking the seventh day of demonstrations that have rocked the northern African...

British Museum to return Benin bronzes to Nigeria

More than a century after British soldiers looted a collection of priceless artifacts from the Kingdom of Benin, some of the Benin bronzes are...

Nigeria’s Okonjo-Iweala: ‘I will run for World Bank President if nominated’

Former Nigerian minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has given the strongest indication yet that she will throw her hat in the ring for the presidency of...

Child on death row in South Sudan as state executions escalate – rights group

State-sanctioned executions are on the rise in South Sudan and people who were children at the time of the crime are among those who...

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