Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Liberia announced plans for a huge increase in beds for Ebola patients in its overwhelmed capital Monrovia, raising the number from around 250 to 1,000 by the end of October.
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
Former Libyan prime minister Ali Zeidan on Tuesday warned that Islamist groups were sabotaging attempts to rebuild his country in order that it become a haven for extremists
TRIPOLI - Agence France-Presse
Tripoli says Saadi Gadhafi, who fled across the Sahara desert to Niger during the 2011 uprising that saw rebels capture and kill his father, is now in Libyan custody
Kenyan President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta has praised the schools run in his country by the Hizmet network following talks with Turkish President Gül in Ankara
BENGHAZI - Agence France-Presse
A car bomb Monday targeting a military academy in Libya's restive eastern city of Benghazi killed at least five soldiers and wounded more than 10, military and hospital sources said.
JUBA - Agence France-Presse
Tens of thousands of South Sudanese civilians sheltering in UN peacekeeper bases fearing revenge attacks after weeks of conflict are to be moved to new camps, UN officials said Monday.
PRETORIA - Agence France-Presse
South African Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius pleaded not guilty to murdering his girlfriend as his trial opened with a shocking witness testimony
WASHINGTON - Reuters
US Navy SEALs boarded and took control of an oil tanker that had was seized earlier this month at a Libyan port by three armed men
NAIROBI - Agence France-Presse
War crimes have been committed by all sides in conflict-wracked South Sudan, Human Rights Watch said
Retired admiral Nusret Güner, has criticized the upcoming African campaign of the Turkish Navy, pointing out the tensions in the Black Sea over the Crimean crisis.
KANO - Agence France-Presse
At least 100 people were killed in the religiously divided centre of Nigeria this weekend as tensions between Muslim-dominated herdsmen and mostly Christian farmers again turned deadly.
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