Chad executes Boko Haram fighters
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:45:10 GMT
Chad executes 10 members of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram, a day after they were found guilty of terror crimes. US decries al-Jazeera jail sentences
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:05:09 GMT
The US says it is "deeply disappointed and concerned" at the three-year jail sentences handed down in Egypt to three al-Jazeera journalists. Nigeria warns of airport attack
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:42:57 GMT
Nigeria's intelligence agency warns of a possible attack on Abuja's airport after disrupting what it said was a Boko Haram spying network. Swazi crash kills reed-dance women
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:43:33 GMT
Nearly 40 girls and young women are reported to have been killed in a road crash in Swaziland while travelling to a famous traditional festival. French reporters 'blackmailed king'
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 08:55:48 GMT
Two French reporters have been arrested and accused of attempting to blackmail the king of Morocco, lawyers say.