The mine northwest of Johannesburg remains idle and workers are getting by on food handouts and odd jobs.
It began as a rumor that farmers saw waste from a U.N. base
flow into a river. Days later, hundreds died.
After years of languishing in makeshift shelters in the Horn of Africa,
the final remnants of an Ethiopian community claiming Jewish descent
received permission Sunday to move to Israel.
According to South Africa, the future is here. The country has announced it will build the world's biggest
solar power plant.
It is expected to be the country's first-ever democratic election.
Haiti urged homeless quake survivors to flee
tents and tarps Thursday as a tropical storm
Despite the bombings at the beginning of its 50 years of Independence Day celebrations in October, Nigeria is ready to move on.
Ethiopia is denying opposition supporters food, other aid, loans and