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Al-Qaida releases South African held in Mali after 6 years

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Al-Qaida's North Africa branch has freed a South African man who was held hostage for six years in Mali and he...

Al-Qaida releases South African held in Mali after 6 years

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Al-Qaida's North Africa branch has freed a South African man who was held hostage for six years in Mali and he...

South Africa says national released by extremists in Mali

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A South African man has been freed from captivity by Islamic extremists after being held hostage for six years in Mali...

14 dead after suicide bombing in northeastern Nigeria

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Authorities in northeastern Nigeria say at least 14 people are dead after a suicide bombing blamed on the Boko Haram...

New Jersey agrees to new quarantine rules to end Ebola suit

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey has agreed to put in place new rules regarding quarantines after a nurse who was quarantined in 2014...

Hospitals: Death toll in Nigeria militant attack rises to 48

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Nigerian hospital officials say the death toll from an ambush in northeastern Nigeria has risen to 48 people.The officials say...

At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria’s Lagos

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city and killed at least eight people, including a child, emergency officials...

At least 8 dead in building collapse in Nigeria’s Lagos

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city and killed at least eight people, emergency officials and an Associated...

At least 5 dead in building collapse in Nigeria’s Lagos

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - A four-story residential building collapsed in Nigeria's largest city and killed at least five people, emergency officials in Lagos said...

Nigeria releases 1st new photo of absent leader in 2 months

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's government has released a photo of President Muhammadu Buhari more than two months after he left for London for...