LONDON - The rights group, Amnesty International, says women and children are being sexually abused in two prisons in north-eastern Nigeria. It...
 
MONROVIA - A Liberian lawyer who challenged the destruction of the country’s tropical forests for palm oil plantation has won the prestigious...
 
PORTO-NOVO - Beninese are voting for a new parliament but without a single opposition candidate, as rights groups warn of a crackdown in a country...
 
KHARTOUM - Sudan's ruling military council and the opposition alliance have reached an agreement in principle to form a new body to run the country...