NAIROBI (Reuters) - Rwanda said on Wednesday the decision by a U.N. intervention brigade to forcibly disarm people in a strategic zone of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo had surprised African leaders and risked jeopardizing peace talks. Full story
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Rwanda dismissed on Tuesday U.S. charges that it was supporting M23 rebels in neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo and said leveling accusations would not help pacify the region. Full story
United Nations investigators hoped they would get some help from Facebook when they asked to see information on suspected pirates operating in Somalia. Full story
MOMBASA, Kenya (Reuters) - A Kenyan court in the coastal city of Mombasa sentenced nine Somalis on Tuesday to five years in prison each for attempting to hijack the German merchant vessel MV Courier in the Gulf of Aden in March 2009. Full story
President Obama was warmly greeted by throngs in Tanzania, but his message of trade was overshadowed by other events around the world.
Rev. Sharpton calls out Sean Hannity for claiming he never “fueled the myth” that President Obama was a Muslim and from Kenya.
MSNBC’s Alex Wagner and the NOW panel discuss Sean Hannity’s recent eye-opening interview with Playboy Magazine.
Somali immigrant faces charges in daughter's death after treating her burns with cocoa butter mixed with powdered acetaminophen. KPRC's Jennifer Bauer reports.
Chris Hayes talks about the new documentary "Dirty Wars" with Jeremy Scahill.
(front L-R) Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta, Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni and Central African Republic's President Michel Djotodia attend the Heads of States and Governments International Conference on the Great Lakes Region in Nairobi July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya (KENYA - Tags: SOCIE
Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni arrives for the Heads of States and Governments International Conference on the Great Lakes Region in Nairobi July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Noor Khamis (KENYA - Tags: POLITICS)
Suspected Somali pirates stand in the dock inside a courtroom in the Kenyan coastal town of Mombasa March 11, 2009. REUTERS/Joseph Okanga
Ekirikubinza Joshua Tibatemwa of Uganda competes in the men's 50m breaststroke heats during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Albert Gea (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)