S Sudan rebel leader rejects massacre claims
Rebel commander Riek Machar says his forces were not behind the killing of hundreds in the contested town of Bentiu.
United Nations condemns killing and wounding of hundreds based on ethnic origins after rebels take control of Bentiu.
Witness reports deadly violence between French forces and Christian armed group.
Parents tell state governor number of abducted students totals 234 - far higher than official estimates.
Isak Mohamed killed and another politician injured by a bomb attached to vehicle in Mogadishu.
Assault on base that killed 58 people and injured 100 others may "constitute a war crime", the United Nations says.
Education official confirms release of 44 of the 129 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram fighters in Borno state.
18 Apr 2014 15:37 GMT
Since independence, Zimbabwe has faced food shortages, hyperinflation - and several political crises.
20 Apr 2014 13:12 GMT
Sudanese cartoonist Khalid Albaih reflects on the power of images to create dialogue about the Arab world.
Amanda Delabre 12 Apr 2014 07:27 GMT
Thousands of refugees are trapped in the Central African Republic town of Boda as violence closes in.
11 Apr 2014 13:43 GMT
An oil deal struck between Libyan rebels and officials is fuelling tensions over the country's political future.
07 Apr 2014 11:34 GMT
Al Jazeera sits down with retired General Faustin Nyamwasa who reflected on Rwanda 20 years after the genocide.
06 Apr 2014 10:09 GMT
Without weapons, Ghana's peacekeepers saved many Rwandans through negotiations alone.
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19 Apr 2014 08:56 GMT
As Nigeria becomes Africa's largest economy, we ask how violence and a huge wealth gap will impact its progress.
19 Apr 2014 09:45 GMT
For many, even those in the media, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s re-election is a foregone conclusion.
Inside Story 20 Apr 2014 19:46 GMT
Despite a ceasefire agreement, fighting between government soldiers and rebels rages.
14 Apr 2014 07:26 GMT
Dynamic teenager Suzete Sangula fights to make women’s rights a reality in Mozambique, one step at a time.
10 Apr 2014 06:30 GMT
Twenty years after Rwanda's genocide, should President Paul Kagame be seen as a saviour or a dictator?
13 Apr 2014 19:02 GMT
Yet another UN report on climate change warns of dire consequences if no action is taken.
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