- Ronaldo sets all-time scoring record for Portugal Updated: Mar-05-14 6:19 pm
- Muslims seek refuge in C. African Republic church Updated: Feb-24-14 1:50 pm
- Nigeria military closes state border with Cameroon Updated: Feb-22-14 11:26 am
- Gay rights activist arrested in Cameroon Updated: Feb-17-14 2:26 pm
LEIRIA, Portugal - Cristiano Ronaldo became Portugal's all-time leading scorer Wednesday, netting twice as Portugal thrashed Cameroon 5-1 in a warm-up match between teams preparing for the World Cup.
CARNOT, Central African Republic - The Christian militiamen know hundreds of Muslims are hiding here on the grounds of the Catholic church and now they're giving them a final ultimatum: Leave Central African Republic within a week or face death at the hands of machete-wielding youths.
YOLA, Nigeria - Nigeria's military says it has closed hundreds of miles (kilometers) of its northeastern border with Cameroon to stop Islamic extremists using the country as a haven and launch pad for attacks.
DAKAR, Senegal - Activists say the vice president of a Cameroonian gay rights organization was arrested after his name was included on a list of presumed homosexuals given to police.