09/13/2013 1:28amDeath rates for children under five have halved in some regions since 1990, but about 6.6 million still are thought to have died last year, according to a new report issued by UNICEF on Friday.
09/13/2013 7:09amA Kenyan court has acquitted a British man of robbery charges stemming from a 2008 attack on a police post that allowed him to escape from police custody.
09/13/2013 7:20amThe war in Syria isn't the easiest topic to break down in a brief newscast. But that's exactly what Senegalese rapper Makhtar "Xuman" Fall does _ and throws it down in rhyme no less.
09/13/2013 11:56amA popular radio in Guinea-Bissau says that they are shutting down their station to protest the police interrogation of a commentator on one of their weekly programs.
09/13/2013 12:25pmTanzanian police say a Catholic priest was attacked by acid at a busy business area on the island of Zanzibar.
09/13/2013 3:47pmNigeria's Bodo community in the oil-rich Niger Delta has rejected a compensation offer from Shell for two oil spills in 2008 that devastated the mangrove and fishing area, lawyers and the company said Friday.