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Double car bombing in Somalia kills at least 277 civilians

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:09:35 GMT

At least 100 people are dead after two car bombs rocked the Somali capital of Mogadishu, Mogadishu Police Captain Farah Osman said Sunday(image)


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Explosion hits Mogadishu hotel

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 11:49:32 GMT

Scores of people were killed and many more injured in a massive car bomb blast at a busy junction in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.(image)


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Somalia Fast Facts

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:27:55 GMT

Here's a look at Somalia, an impoverished, war-torn eastern African country that borders the Gulf of Aden, the Indian Ocean, Ethiopia and Kenya.(image)


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Kenya's Odinga says he could run for president again

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 06:37:20 GMT

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga told CNN Friday that he would stand again for president if his "basic requirements are met" on how the presidential election is held.(image)


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Why Trump was wrong to lift Sudan sanctions

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:59:36 GMT

Lifting of sanctions against Sudan gives legitimacy to a regime with a long track record of human rights abuses and atrocities committed against its own people.(image)


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Beyonce voices freedom for girls campaign

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:26:40 GMT

Superstar Beyonce's hit song 'Freedom' has been given a new lease of life, after being featured in a Global Goals campaign documentary demanding freedom for girls,(image)


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Why Africa owes Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:44:18 GMT

Joseph Boakai has served faithfully as deputy to Liberia's president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for about 11 years.(image)


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Kenyan police clash with protesters

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 17:12:22 GMT

Thousands of supporters of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga and his National Super Alliance (NASA) coalition converged on downtown Nairobi on Wednesday, the day after he quit a presidential election rerun because he did not believe an unreformed election commission can hold a fair vote.(image)


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Ghana tanker blast kills 7

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 14:45:50 GMT

A tanker exploded near a gas station in Accra on Saturday killing seven people, officials in Ghana said.(image)


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Kenya opposition leader quits election rerun

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 18:58:26 GMT

Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga announced Tuesday that he will withdraw from this month's presidential election rerun, despite having successfully challenged President Uhuru Kenyatta's claimed win in court.(image)


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Cameroon torn by deadly clashes

Sun, 08 Oct 2017 02:59:48 GMT

Fear and uncertainty reign in Cameroon's Northwest and Southwest regions following a week of violent clashes between protesters and government forces that have left at least 10 people dead.(image)


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3 US soldiers killed in ambush in Niger

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 21:33:15 GMT

Three US Green Berets were killed and two others were wounded in southwest Niger near the Mali-Niger border when a joint US-Nigerien patrol was attacked Wednesday, US officials told CNN.(image)


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Zimbabwe slaps pastor with charges

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 20:37:47 GMT

A prominent critic of President Robert Mugabe is facing 20 years in jail if convicted of multiple counts of subverting Zimbabwe's government.(image)


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Is Africa on the verge of a cannabis race?

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 01:44:37 GMT

Several African governments are considering tapping a lucrative natural resource.(image)


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Dozens dead in Madagascar plague outbreak

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 14:13:50 GMT

An unusually widespread outbreak of the plague is occurring in Madagascar, leaving at least 24 dead and scores infected across the country.(image)


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Why Africa is the key to advancing human potential

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:27:34 GMT

Humans have done a poor job of equipping the majority of our seven billion peers to contribute meaningfully toward our collective future.(image)


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The man saving Kenya's sea turtles

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 10:10:48 GMT

Fikiri Kiponda's path from accountant to marine conservationist was sparked by a chance encounter.(image)


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Egypt in first World Cup since 1990

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:48:06 GMT

Egypt manager Héctor Cúper had already been taking medication for high blood pressure to deal with the stress before the game.(image)


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The artist taking the Maasai to space

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 11:20:16 GMT

Maasai elders may seem an improbable choice to navigate a spaceship, but for digital artist Jacque Njeri, the semi-nomadic nature of the tribe makes members the perfect candidates for space exploration.(image)


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Johannesburg gaining on Cape Town

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 13:55:01 GMT

Arriving at the Saxon Hotel requires a series of grand entrances: the imposing 20-foot gate through the high walls that separate the grounds from Johannesburg's suburban expanse; the meandering drive through the lush gardens; the foyer to the hotel with its enormous ostrich egg chandelier.(image)


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Seychelles: 115 islands vs climate change

Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:35:43 GMT

Warmer waters and rising sea levels threaten the low-lying archipelago.(image)


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Recycled materials turned South African art

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:40:48 GMT

How artists outside Pretoria upcycled old items to create new decorative pieces for their township(image)


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The Nigerian inventor building a jet car

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 14:17:54 GMT

Meet the self-taught inventor building a car that runs on land, on sea and in the air.(image)


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Defining masculinity through dance

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:29:54 GMT

Kamogelo Molobye is using the art of movement to talk about social issues(image)


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How technology saved an abandoned baby rhino

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 19:25:47 GMT

An implanted microchip led rescuers to a lost, injured rhino just in time(image)


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African art arrives on the big stage

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:11:07 GMT

The internationally acclaimed auction house Sotheby's recently held its first sale of modern and contemporary African art(image)


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South African trains ride into the digital age

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:49:38 GMT

Public transportation could be changed forever with the implementation of a digital upgrade to South Africa's Passenger Rail Agency(image)


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