A violent border war between Ethiopia and Eritrea eliminated direct air travel between the neighboring nations for 20 years, but now citizens – many of whom were separated from family members during the conflict – can fly directly to and from the countries.
In a country where temperatures often exceed 100 degrees F., a British funded initiative is providing women in a Kenyan village with refrigerated ATM-like machines to help them sustain and grow the booming camel milk business.
For the past two years, researchers have been studying Kenya's underground water resource system with the ultimate aim of determining sustainable water practices in a country struggling to meet water demand.
After successfully powering a plane with tobacco two years ago, South African researchers have set their sights on the country's large amount of agricultural and forestry waste to produce green aviation fuel.
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who has been making sweeping changes in the country, said about the attack: "Love always wins. Killing others is a defeat. To those who tried to divide us, I want to tell you that you have not succeeded."
After both countries accepted the terms of a peace agreement, Ethiopia and Eritrea have ended a 20-year war and reestablished a political relationship. "From this time on, war is not an option for the people of Eritrea and Ethiopia. What we need now is love," said Prime Minister Abiy.
France players celebrate winning the World Cup with coach Didier Deschamps after beating Croatia 4-2 at the Luzhniki Stadium, in Moscow, Russia, on July 15.
An explosion injured 49 people where Zimbabwe's president was addressing a campaign rally on Saturday. It is unclear who carried out the explosion or why it took place, but Zimbabwe officials have vowed that the attack will not derail the upcoming election.
As Boko Haram’s war against education grinds into its 10th year, a quiet counterinsurgency is also building strength. It’s a fight with unlikely front lines.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced that Zimbabwe will hold an internationally monitored general election July 30 – the first monitored election since 2002 and one that could prompt a reinstatement of financial aid by foreign lenders.