Africa

Angola to revise abortion legislation

Angola's ruling party has bowed to public criticism of a proposed law banning all abortions and instead accepted a ...

Several people were missing Tuesday after a seven-storey building collapsed overnight in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, rescue officials said. Residents were evacuated to ...

Islamist insurgency Boko Haram has claimed responsibility for the attack on Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri on Wednesday night that killed at least 14 people, the ...

Hoping for a child who survives Hoping for a child who survives

When 14-year-old Hassina had still not given birth after more than two days of labor, her family started to worry. She ...

Fourth person in probable Ebola death in Congo Fourth person in probable Ebola death in Congo

A fourth person has likely died from Ebola in remote northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Health ...

Two men to face trial in Congo murder of U.N. investigators Two men to face trial in Congo murder of U.N. investigators

A military prosecutor in Democratic Republic of Congo said on Saturday that two men would soon face trial for the ...

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