Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika, a former World Bank official credited with bringing economic gains to the southern African natio.... .
WASHINGTON – Inspired by actress Mia Farrow, members of Congress announced Tuesday that they were beginning a limited hunger strike t.... .
It is the fourth time that South Africans have democratically elected a new president since apartheid was abolished in 1994. Amid econo.... .
The United Nations chief warned Tuesday that Sudan's expulsion of 16 aid groups from Darfur has put the lives of more than 1 million pe.... .
MOGADISHU, Somalia – Witnesses said Tuesday that Ethiopian troops had crossed the border into war-ravaged Somalia and appeared to be .... .
Mandela takes a rare step into the political fray, appearing unannounced at a rally for presidential candidate Zuma, whose campaign has.... .
Sudan's president made his sixth foreign trip since his indictment on charges of war crimes in Darfur, traveling Tuesday to Ethiopia de.... .
Ethiopia rejected on Monday a U.S. government human rights report published in February that accused security forces in the Horn of Afr.... .
They have seen each other socially, with their husbands in Washington or at the United Nations, but the 15 African first ladies met thi.... .
Somalia government leaders say they could deal more effectively and cheaply with the piracy problem off their shores if the internation.... .