Nigeria's main opposition party has condemned a weekend raid of its Lagos offices by state security agents.
Flooding in southern Morocco has killed 32 people and six others are missing after the heavy rains, officials say.
A Belgian mining firm has "consistently lied" about the bulldozing of hundreds of homes in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Amnesty International says.
A volcano has erupted in the Cape Verde islands, causing hundreds of residents living in the vicinity to be evacuated and a local airport to be closed.
MONROVIA, Liberia — Liberia's president on Monday urged her countrymen to double their efforts to reach the government's goal of having zero new Ebola cases by Dec. 25, a target some experts have described as highly ambitious.
Ouagadougou - The first council of ministers of Burkina Faso transitional government met on (Monday) in Ouagadougou, following the announcement of the composition of the executive on eve marked by the presence of the military in strategic positions.
KINSHASA - Suspected Ugandan ADF-NALU rebels have killed between 50 and 80 people in attacks near the eastern Congolese town of Beni, slitting the throats of many of their victims, local sources and witnesses said on Friday.
BAMAKO - Mali has recorded a new case of Ebola in the capital Bamako after the friend of a nurse who died of the haemorrhagic fever earlier this month tested positive for the disease, the health ministry said on Saturday.
GENEVA - The death toll in the Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,459 out of 15,351 cases identified in eight countries by the end of Nov. 18, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.