A Nigerian refugee listens to the radio at a United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) camp in Baga Sola. The refugees arrived in the camp after the attack by Boko Haram militants in the Nigerian town of Baga.
At least 26 people have been killed in series of attacks by Islamist militants in the north of Egypt's Sinai peninsula. Authorities say a car bomb detonated outside a military base in El-Arish and mortar rounds were also fired at a military hotel, a police club and ...
JOHANNESBURG -- Eugene de Kock, a death squad leader for the apartheid state, has been granted parole after two decades in jail, the South African government announced Friday.
(Bloomberg) -- Russia's central bank lowered its main interest rate as concern over a looming recession took precedence over stabilizing the ruble and taming runaway inflation.
At least one of the leading contenders for the Africa Cup of Nations title will be eliminated at the weekend when Algeria meet the Ivory Coast in the quarterfinals.
A woman writes a message on a dedication board for victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 airliner and the missing Flight MH370, in Subang Jaya.