Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A fake sign language interpreter took to the stage during Tuesday's memorial for anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela
PRETORIA - Reuters
The body of former South African president Nelson Mandela arrived early on Wednesday at the Union Buildings in the country's capital of Pretoria
RABAT - Agence France-Presse
The teens had risked possible prison sentences of five years under the kingdom's penal code, in a case that drew strong criticism from international rights groups
SOWETO, South Africa - Agence France-Presse
Tens of thousands of South Africans converged in sorrow, celebration and pride Tuesday on Soweto's World Cup stadium, to sit side-by-side with presidents, priests and queens at a memorial service for unifying global icon Nelson Mandela.
MOGADISHU - Agence France-Presse
A car bomb exploded Friday killing its driver outside the office of Somalia's prime minister in the capital Mogadishu, an AFP reporter said.
JOHANESSBURG - Reuters / Agence France-Presse
Anti-apartheid icon and South Africa's beloved first black president dies at age 95
RABAT – Agence France-Presse
A long-awaited law to combat violence against women is currently under study in Morocco, but the Islamist-led government has had to revise its proposals after sharp criticism from rights groups.
BANGUI - Agence France-Presse
France ordered troops into its former colony of the Central African Republic hours after a sectarian bloodbath left more than 120 people dead
BAMAKO - Agence France Presse
Twenty-one bodies were found in a mass grave near Bamako
ADDIS ABABA - Agence France-Presse
Ethiopia has repatriated over 100,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia, Addis Ababa's foreign ministry said Thursday, following a violent crackdown against illegal immigrants in the oil-rich kingdom.
LAGOS, Nigeria - The Associated Press
A video of the Nigerian cook's rescue after 60 hours trapped in an air pocket was posted on the Internet this week