08/28/2013 9:24amNigeria's navy killed six pirates and injured one other in its latest attack to try to stop the outlaws from expanding their territory in the Gulf of Guinea, a navy official said Wednesday.
08/28/2013 9:29amIn an area of Nigeria where an Islamic insurgency has caught fire, security forces are carrying out night raids in residential neighborhoods and have arrested many people. No one knows where the detainees have wound up, whether they're in good health or even if they're still alive.
08/28/2013 10:24amZimbabwean court officials say a case against a man who allegedly intended to use an election poster of President Robert Mugabe as toilet paper has been indefinitely deferred.
08/28/2013 10:37amOfficials say Somalia's government has signed a deal over the administration of a southern port to end months of dispute that threatened wider conflict in the region.