09/10/2013 5:06amA court in the Republic of Congo convicted and sentenced six people for contributing to an arms depot fire, which set off a deadly string of explosions in 2012, killing close to 300 people, according to the president of the tribunal.
09/10/2013 10:29amZimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has named a new lineup of Cabinet ministers that mostly brings old faces to different posts a month after he won disputed elections.
09/10/2013 10:57amTuareg leaders and civil society groups have welcomed a proposal to begin talks with Mali's new government, which was formed more than a year after the country lost half its territory to rebel groups including Tuareg separatists.
09/10/2013 11:46amGuinea's opposition has announced that they are giving the country's election commission 72 hours to fix the nation's roll of registered voters, or they will pull out of the elections and start street protests. The opposition charges the just-released voter roll is deeply skewed in favor of the ruling party.
09/10/2013 12:01pmThe president of Central African Republic has removed his military chief of staff after weekend clashes killed dozens of people and displaced tens of thousands.