The big worry once fighting in Libya is over: locating all the weapons looted from Libyan army depots over the last six months.
Singer-songwriter Meklit Hadero has made a sensation on the music scene, melding American jazz with the rhthym and language of her native Ethiopia.
Prescribing malaria medication to patients who don’t need it wastes resources and can lead to drug resistance, say African health officials.
A recent report claims the U.S. is sending $45 million in arms to African soldiers and private security companies.
Over 148 million acres of farmland in Africa have been purchased by Western hedge funds in the last three years.
An al-Qaeda-linked militant group says it will not allow aid organizations into parts of Somalia.
Acid throwing attacks are not that common in Africa, but they are starting to happen more often in Uganda.
Around 10 million people in East Africa in dire need of food -- those who show up at refugee camps face harrowing circumstances.
In Zambia, the new TV reality show 'Ready for Marriage' offers sex workers a chance at marriage and an opportunity to turn their lives around.
Drought grips Horn of Africa region -- which encompasses Somalia, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Eritrea -- leaving millions at risk.