Africa Launches Free Trade Pact

Africa is about to enter into what could be an era of peace and prosperity with the official launch of a continental trade agreement.

Nigeria -- Africa's biggest economy -- and Benin signed on to …

Malawi President Warns of Action Against Protest Organizers

BLANTRYE, MALAWI - Malawi President Peter Mutharika has warned of unspecified action against the leaders of violent protests following his narrow recent election victory.

Mutharika, whose legitimacy is being challenged by key opposition leaders, said …