Four people died in a suicide blast in the Chadian city Maiduguri. Also in northern Cameroon, 11 people were killed when two women blew themselves up.
22:37 Jul 20, 2015
Burundi citizens asserted it is unconstitutional for Mr. Nkurunziza to run for another term, as laws say the president can only run two terms.
18:57 Jul 15, 2015
In fact, thousands have been killed, more than 2.2 million displaced, and 4.6 million people remain at risk of life-threatening hunger since December 2013.
06:38 Jul 14, 2015
On May 9 Liberia had gone 42 days without a new Ebola case and was declared free of the disease, but new cases have occurred.
07:21 Jul 4, 2015
The signing ceremony was attended by Ramtane Lamamra, foreign minister of Algeria and Tuareg rebels. Algeria was hailed for leading international efforts to mediate the peace talks.
17:07 Jun 25, 2015
Militants launched a deadly suicide attack in neighboring Chad that killed at least 24 people. Chadian forces retaliated by launching operations against Boko Haram bases in Nigeria.
06:19 Jun 21, 2015
Chairman of Somali Independent Media Houses Association connents on Somali government directive for journalists to call alshabaab UGUS or the group that massacres the Somali people.
01:47 May 14, 2015
Human Rights Watch said US secretary of state John Kerry missed three major issues during his unannounced surprise visit to the Somali capital Mogadishu on 5th May.
06:12 May 9, 2015
The Somali government wants media outlets to refer to Alshabaab as UGUS, meaning the Group that Massacres the Somali People, further endangering journalists.
19:37 May 7, 2015
Somali media marked world press freedom day on Sunday in Mogadishu, to give recognition for the sacrifices made in the struggle for freedom of the press.
19:22 May 3, 2015
More than 30 Somali refugees traveling in a convoy from their refugee camp to the port city of Aden were killed when a missile struck the vehicles they were in.
23:01 May 2, 2015
Sometimes the reports Somali journalists make that put them at risk. Stories on politics, the security situation or other sensitive issues are the most dangerous.
15:56 May 1, 2015
Witnesses said more than nine were killed but this has not been confirmed yet. The UN staff were being driven in a 3 minute commute from their guest houses to work.
21:09 Apr 22, 2015
Further studies in the hunting habits of a group of chimpanzees prove more females than males use tools to hunt prey.
06:44 Apr 20, 2015
Violence first targeted shops owned by foreign nationals, largely from Somalia and Ethiopia. The incident brought fear against all African foreigners, leaving many feeling terrified and hopeless.
06:40 Apr 20, 2015
The Government of Somalia does not have effective control over many parts of south and central Somalia. Generalized violence and insecurity persists.
17:19 Apr 19, 2015
Abdulfatah Kalgaal who is a well-known visual impaired radio journalist in Mogadishu was arrested on Tuesday from his house in Wadajir district.
07:15 Apr 17, 2015
The UNHCR raised concerns over the rising number of Somalis forced to leave their country.
05:27 Apr 15, 2015
Alshabab terrorists attacked Somalia's ministry of higher education in Mogadishu, with a car bomb, bike bomb and automatic weapons, leaving 17 people dead.
15:59 Apr 14, 2015
One student died and 168 others were injured in a security scare at the University of Nairobi Kikuyu campus. Students thought an exploding transformer was a terrorist attack.
15:46 Apr 14, 2015