On the eve of the World Cup, a concert featuring the Black Eyed Peas, Shakira, and South African entertainers took place in Soweto.
06/10/2010 04:37 pm
Pirates are making headway off the West African coast – the Gulf of Guinea is second only to Somalia in terms of pirate attacks.
01/15/2010 05:31 pm
Simon Mann, a British mercenary sentenced for a coup plot against Equatorial Guinea, was pardoned on Tuesday. How does he compare with Africa's other 'Dogs of War?'
11/03/2009 12:00 am
Africa's improvements have created thriving markets. US firms should enter this last great investment frontier.
09/29/2009 01:00 am
09/18/2009 01:00 am
The country produces top contestants in the Francophone World Championships, taking place in the country this week
07/25/2008 01:00 am
Uwem Akpan's short stories view bitter facts with the beauty of compassion.
06/25/2008 01:00 am
G-8 nations called on to fulfill pledges to fight poverty and AIDS.
06/19/2008 01:00 am
Bluesy, trancelike melodies pull in wider audiences in the US and Europe, as the music's exotic rhythms move mainstream.
06/06/2008 01:00 am
His week-long visit will focus on humanitarian improvements.
02/15/2008 12:00 am