Bags of body parts found in Tanzania2014-07-22 17:50 in News
Tanzanian police have arrested eight people after 85 bags stuffed with human body parts including limbs, fingers and skulls were found dumped in a landfill.
C.Africa ex-rebels fail to show up at peace talks2014-07-22 12:51 in News
Delegates from Central Africa's ex-rebel group Seleka failed to show up for a second day of peace talks in Brazzaville seeking...
Clashes between Libyan army, Islamists kill 162014-07-22 07:32 in News
Sixteen people, most of them soldiers, have been killed and 81 injured in clashes between the Libyan army and Islamist fighters...
US condemns attack on Egyptian soldiers2014-07-22 06:59 in News
The US has condemned a weekend attack on an Egyptian border checkpoint which left 21 soldiers dead, and vowed to keep up support...
Gaza: Ban urges cease-fire first, then details2014-07-21 21:50 in News
The UN secretary general is urging Israel and Hamas to end the fighting in Gaza, then hold dialogue in a bid to reach a truce to...
27 dead in Sudan bus crash2014-07-21 20:03 in News
Twenty-seven people have been killed in Sudan when a bus and a transport truck collided south of the capital Khartoum.
Kenya military Twitter account hacked2014-07-21 19:08 in News
The Kenya military Twitter account has been hacked by a group alleging to be affiliated to Anonymous.
Emaciated children in looming South Sudan famine2014-07-21 18:07 in News
A surge in the number of emaciated children arriving at a feeding centre in Leer, a muddy rebel-held town in South Sudan, points...
Cairo Gaza truce efforts intensify2014-07-21 17:05 in News
World efforts to end two weeks of deadly violence in and around Gaza have stepped up a gear as the UN chief arrived in Cairo.
Filipino worker beheaded in Libya2014-07-21 16:01 in News
The Philippines says a Filipino construction worker been kidnapped by militiamen in Libya has been beheaded by his captors.