"This may be the last opportunity" says high-level UN report.
At least 21 people were killed, 40 wounded and dozens of houses burned in weekend attacks aimed at Hutus.
Somalian airport security under attack after bomb tore a hole in plane's side, where a passenger was sucked out to his death.
Al-Qaeda frees Jocelyn Elliott after three weeks, but her husband Ken is still captive.
A blast that punched a hole in the fuselage of a plane was meant to kill everyone on board, Somalian minister says.
A militant group says it will release an Australian woman kidnapped in Burkina Faso in January.
Noela Rukundo sat in a car outside her home, watching as mourners were leaving a funeral - her funeral.
The modern wildebeest had a weird cousin far up the family tree whose bizarre nose gave it powers of communication.
Jet explosion which sucked a man to his death "may have been caused by wheelchair-bound bomber".
Nigerian separatists threaten to explode hijacked oil tanker unless firebrand London DJ freed.
Man dies after being sucked out of airliner following mid-air explosion.
Eight-year-old Congolese boy Dunia Sibomana was flown to New York for the first of a series of operations to rebuild his face.
Survivor recounts hearing children's haunting screams as extremists firebombed huts in northeast Nigerian city.
Roger Gower was flying over illegal elephant hunters in Tanzania when a single gunshot ended his life.
At least 12 die after female suicide bombers hit town where militant group abducted more than 200 girls.
Caught on camera, a rare white giraffe.
South African authorities challenge runner's attempt to have his conviction for murdering his girlfriend overturned.
Egyptians charged with "gross negligence" after knocking the beard off Tutankhamun's burial mask, then gluing it back on.
At least 17 people killed in Somali capital when Islamist gunmen stormed a popular beach-front restaurant.
This South African cop has a job to do and not even being shot in the back is going to stop him.
It took place nearly 10,000 years ago in Kenya but the story of the slaughter of 21 adults and 6 children is finally being told.
Gunmen kill three gendarmes in an overnight ambush near a town in central Mali.
Zambian singer who was ambassador against gender violence sacked after being accused of assaulting a woman.
UN peacekeepers ran prostitution ring, paying girls in Central African Republic as little as 70 cents for sex.
Corruption has cost Africa's biggest economy dearly with 52 people allegedly looting the country's treasury.
Belgian man being held in Morocco had "direct relationship" to attackers.
Australian Ken Elliott is the only surgeon for 2 million people in Burkina Faso. On Saturday he and his wife were kidnapped.
In the wake of a weekend attack that left up to 32 dead, security was beefed up across Burkina Faso's capital Monday as businesses and banks reopened.
There's most definitely no such thing as a "world passport", South African officials tell US rapper Mos Def.
An Australian couple have been kidnapped by Islamic extremists in Burkina Faso.