Ivory Coast baby saved by US surgery

Ivory Coast baby saved by US surgery..

William Jacobson 21-Mar, 15:08 18 BBC

A baby girl whose twin failed to develop properly and fused to her growing body in the womb is recovering after a successful operation in...


Libya force accused of killing Benghazi captives

Libya force accused of killing Benghazi captives..

Kevin Allen 21-Mar, 15:08 16 BBC

Libya's eastern-based self-styled army says it is investigating abuses allegedly committed by its fighters in the city of Benghazi. It...


Boko Haram crisis: Cameroon 'forcing Nigeria refugees home'

Boko Haram crisis: Cameroon 'forcing Nigeria refugees home'..

Diego Ross 21-Mar, 15:08 17 BBC

The UN refugee agency has criticised Cameroon for the forced return of hundreds of refugees to north-east Nigeria after they had fled from...


Hunger Kills at Least 26 in Somalia's Jubaland Region

Hunger Kills at Least 26 in Somalia's Jubaland Region..

Gavin Perry 21-Mar, 10:55 13 VOA

MOGADISHU At least 26 people died from hunger in the semi-autonomous Jubaland region of southern Somalia in just a day an a half,...


Row over Le Pen's Chad visit

Row over Le Pen's Chad visit..

David Brooks 21-Mar, 09:52 11 BBC

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen, the leader of the far-right Front National (FN) party, is to make a rare visit to Africa, a...


Racially-charged Spur restaurant row causes SA outrage

Racially-charged Spur restaurant row causes SA outrage..

Sophia Bell 21-Mar, 09:52 30 BBC

A video of a white man threatening a black woman inside a popular restaurant has caused outrage in South Africa. The film of the incident...


Somalia: 26 'starve to death' in drought

Somalia: 26 'starve to death' in drought..

Cole Becker 21-Mar, 09:52 10 BBC

At least 26 people have died of starvation in Somalia's southern region of Jubaland, the government-owned Radio Mogadishu website has...


Malawi Deploys Military to Protect Its Fast-dwindling Forests

Malawi Deploys Military to Protect Its Fast-dwindling Forests..

Cole Becker 21-Mar, 06:36 12 VOA

FILE - A Malawian woman carries wood she has collected for fuel in Chikwawa district, 90 kilometers (55 miles) south of commercial capital...


East Africa Summit to Focus on Refugees, Food Concerns

East Africa Summit to Focus on Refugees, Food Concerns..

Cole Becker 21-Mar, 06:36 10 VOA

Refugees stand outside their tent at the Ifo Extension refugee camp in Dadaab, near the Kenya-Somalia border, Oct. 19, 2011. Ahmed Warsame,...


Laptops, Other Electronics Banned from Cabins of Some US-Bound Flights

Laptops, Other Electronics Banned from Cabins of Some US-Bound..

Kevin Allen 20-Mar, 21:46 15 VOA

FILE - A laptop is seen in this Jan. 7, 2016, file photo. Royal Jordanian Airlines is advising passengers that laptops, iPads, cameras and...


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