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South Africa sends murder suspect to BotswanaSouth Africa deports murder suspect to Botswana even though he could face death penalty there
The Associated Press2 hours ago
South Sudan urges groups to hire more nationalsSouth Sudan's government urges NGOs, private companies to replace foreigners with nationals
The Associated Press3 hours ago
CAPTION CORRECTS THE NUMBER OF FLOORS BEING ADDED TO THE BUILDING Rescue workers search for survivors in the rubble of a collapsed building belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, Nigeria, Saturday, Sept, 13. 2014. The building was being extended, adding 2 additional floors when it collapsed. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
Woman survives 4 days after Nigeria building fallsRescue worker: Woman survives 4 days under rubble after Nigerian building collapse; 60 dead
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Nobel laureates appeal to South AfricaNobel peace laureates appeal to South Africa to give visa to Dalai Lama for Cape Town meeting
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Oscar Pistorius sits in the dock looking in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.  Judge Thokozile Masipa found Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide for the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Sentencing procedures will start Oct. 13. (AP Photo/Siphiwe Sibeko, Pool)
Judge in Pistorius trial faces criticismSouth Africa: Legal groups worried about harsh criticism of judge in Oscar Pistorius trial
The Associated Press8 hours ago
12 Nigerian troops sentenced to death for mutiny12 Nigerian troops fighting extremists sentenced to death for mutiny, shooting at officer
The Associated Press13 hours ago
FILE-In this file photo taken on Thursday, May 29, 2014, African Union MISCA  troops from Cameroon patrol in Bangui, Central African Republic.  The United Nations took over a regional African peacekeeping mission in Central African Republic on Monday, Sept. 15,  nine months after sectarian violence erupted that has left at least 5,000 people dead and has forced tens of thousands of Muslims to flee into exile in neighboring countries. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay,File)
UN takes over C. African Republic peacekeepingUN takes over Central African Republic peacekeeping mission, adding about 1,800 more troops
The Associated Press18 hours ago
FILE-In this file photo taken on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, Rescue workers carry a survivor from the rubble of a collapsed building belonging to the Synagogue Church of All Nations in Lagos, Nigeria. Rescue workers have recovered 46 bodies and rescued 130 survivors from a collapsed shopping mall and guesthouse at the campus of renowned Nigerian preacher T.B. Joshua's Synagogue Church of All Nations, the West African nation's emergency agency said Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File)
45 dead after Nigeria building collapse45 dead after Nigerian preacher's building collapses, rescuers save 105 people
The Associated Press1 day ago
Nigerian defense: Hope pilots alive in missing jetNigerian Air Force chief hopes pilots of missing fighter jet are alive
The Associated Press1 day ago
Uganda holds 19 terror suspects, seizes explosivesUgandan authorities arrest 19 terror suspects, seize explosives in raid on al-Shabab cell
The Associated Press1 day ago
South Africa seizes $9.3 million at airportSouth African officials seize $9.3 million from 2 Nigerians, 1 Israeli who arrived on jet
The Associated Press1 day ago
UN takes over C. African Republic peacekeepingUN takes over C. African Republic peacekeeping mission, adding about 1,500 more troops
The Associated Press1 day ago
UN: 1 Chadian peacekeeper dead in northern MaliUN: 1 Chadian peacekeeper killed, 4 wounded when vehicle hit land mine in northern Mali
The Associated Press1 day ago
Libya's elected parliament fires central bank headLibya's elected parliament fires central bank head after he tried to block funds for lawmakers
The Associated Press2 days ago
Nigerian jet missing in battle with extremistsNigerian jet fighter used in bombing raids against Islamic extremists missing for 2 days
The Associated Press2 days ago
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