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    Nigerians boycott Coca-Cola products

    Nigerians boycott Coca-Cola products


    Consumers of Sprite and Fanta have more to worry about than rotting teeth according to a Lagos High Court judge, who ruled that the Coca-Cola products could be...

    Consumers of Sprite and Fanta have more to worry about than rotting teeth according to a Lagos High Court judge, who ruled that the Coca-Cola products could be "poisonous."
    Ahmed Kathrada, anti-apartheid activist and Mandela ally, dies

    Ahmed Kathrada, anti-apartheid activist and Mandela ally, dies


    Ahmed Kathrada was one of South Africa's revered anti-apartheid activists -- and among the leaders who began charting a way forward for a post-apartheid...

    Ahmed Kathrada was one of South Africa's revered anti-apartheid activists -- and among the leaders who began charting a way forward for a post-apartheid nation.
    Africa forbidden zone now a wildlife wonderland

    Africa forbidden zone now a wildlife wonderland


    If there was ever a candidate for an obscure question on a television quiz show, it's the Caprivi Strip in northern...

    If there was ever a candidate for an obscure question on a television quiz show, it's the Caprivi Strip in northern Namibia.
    6 aid workers killed in South Sudan

    6 aid workers killed in South Sudan


    Six aid workers were killed in an ambush in South Sudan on Saturday, the UN's humanitarian coordinator for the country...

    Six aid workers were killed in an ambush in South Sudan on Saturday, the UN's humanitarian coordinator for the country said.
    Mubarak walks free after six years

    Mubarak walks free after six years


    Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was freed Friday after a six-year imprisonment following his overthrow during the Arab...

    Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was freed Friday after a six-year imprisonment following his overthrow during the Arab Spring.
    Samsung is most admired brand in Africa

    Samsung is most admired brand in Africa


    Slow growth and challenging economic conditions negatively affected the perception of African brands in...

    Slow growth and challenging economic conditions negatively affected the perception of African brands in 2016.
    Instagram comedian lands $1M deal

    Instagram comedian lands $1M deal


    Henry Obiefule has been making others laugh with his internet skits, but now he'll be laughing all the way to the bank after signing a million dollar...

    Henry Obiefule has been making others laugh with his internet skits, but now he'll be laughing all the way to the bank after signing a million dollar deal.
    Footballer who thanked wife, girlfriend digs even bigger hole

    Footballer who thanked wife, girlfriend digs even bigger hole


    The footballer who mistakenly thanked his wife and girlfriend during his post- match interview has denied he's been...

    The footballer who mistakenly thanked his wife and girlfriend during his post- match interview has denied he's been unfaithful.
    Mogadishu car bombing leaves 10 dead

    Mogadishu car bombing leaves 10 dead


    Extremist group Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for a deadly explosion that police say killed 10 people Tuesday afternoon in Mogadishu,...

    Extremist group Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for a deadly explosion that police say killed 10 people Tuesday afternoon in Mogadishu, Somalia.
    All on board survive S. Sudan crash landing

    All on board survive S. Sudan crash landing


    A commercial plane made a crash landing in poor weather at an airport in South Sudan on Monday, causing several injuries -- but no...

    A commercial plane made a crash landing in poor weather at an airport in South Sudan on Monday, causing several injuries -- but no deaths.
    Pope asks 'forgiveness' for church role in genocide

    Pope asks 'forgiveness' for church role in genocide


    Pope Francis has asked Rwandan President Paul Kagame for forgiveness for the "sins and failings" of the Catholic Church during the 1994 Rwandan...

    Pope Francis has asked Rwandan President Paul Kagame for forgiveness for the "sins and failings" of the Catholic Church during the 1994 Rwandan genocide.
    Minister: How Nigeria can kick oil habit

    Minister: How Nigeria can kick oil habit


    "Never waste a good crisis" is a motto for Dr. Okechukwu "Okey" Enelamah, the Nigerian minister of industry, trade and...

    "Never waste a good crisis" is a motto for Dr. Okechukwu "Okey" Enelamah, the Nigerian minister of industry, trade and investment.
    Drought: The new normal in East Africa?

    Drought: The new normal in East Africa?


    A climate phenomenon known as the "Indian Nino" is causing frequent and intense droughts in parts of East...

    A climate phenomenon known as the "Indian Nino" is causing frequent and intense droughts in parts of East Africa.
    Man sent back to Ethiopia over genital mutilation

    Man sent back to Ethiopia over genital mutilation


    An Ethiopian man convicted in Georgia of mutilating his 2-year-old daughter's genitals has been sent back to his home country by Immigration and Customs...

    An Ethiopian man convicted in Georgia of mutilating his 2-year-old daughter's genitals has been sent back to his home country by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
    60-Second Vacation: Nairobi, Kenya

    60-Second Vacation: Nairobi, Kenya


    From downtown Nairobi to its stunning national park, take a 60-second mini tour of Kenya's capital. Video filmed by Alex...

    From downtown Nairobi to its stunning national park, take a 60-second mini tour of Kenya's capital. Video filmed by Alex Lee.
    Disappeared in Africa's North Korea

    Disappeared in Africa's North Korea


    Aster Yohannes is believed to be in solitary confinement in Eritrea, which thousands of people flee annually to escape widespread...

    Aster Yohannes is believed to be in solitary confinement in Eritrea, which thousands of people flee annually to escape widespread abuses.
    Ethiopian runner fears for his life

    Ethiopian runner fears for his life


    Olympic runner Feyisa Lilesa speaks about how he was able to protest his government at the 2016 Rio Summer...

    Olympic runner Feyisa Lilesa speaks about how he was able to protest his government at the 2016 Rio Summer Games.
    Who are Africa's most dangerous terror groups?

    Who are Africa's most dangerous terror groups?


    Deadly bombings, mass kidnappings and shocking massacres. CNN's Robyn Kriel explores the continent's deadliest terror...

    Deadly bombings, mass kidnappings and shocking massacres. CNN's Robyn Kriel explores the continent's deadliest terror organizations.
    How Sierra Leone plans to bounce back after Ebola

    How Sierra Leone plans to bounce back after Ebola


    It was at the epicenter of the 2014 Ebola outbreak. With the outbreak officially over, Sierra Leone is looking to rebrand its image and rebuild its...

    It was at the epicenter of the 2014 Ebola outbreak. With the outbreak officially over, Sierra Leone is looking to rebrand its image and rebuild its economy.
    Fearless entrepreneurs dreaming big in Nigeria

    Fearless entrepreneurs dreaming big in Nigeria


    Media entrepreneurs Mo Abudu and Kene Mkparu are turning their dreams into reality in Africa's most populous country. CNN's Jim Stenman...

    Media entrepreneurs Mo Abudu and Kene Mkparu are turning their dreams into reality in Africa's most populous country. CNN's Jim Stenman reports.