Islamic militants’ deadly resurgence threatens Nigeria polls

Nigeria's government acknowledges there has been a…


Embassy: Pirates abduct six Russian sailors off Benin Republic

Six Russian sailors have been abducted by pirates off the…


Jihadism entrenches itself in Burkina Faso with bullets and bribes

Patrick Fort Once-bustling markets are hushed, popular…


Prince Charles, monarchs discuss insecurity, girl-child education

The Prince of Wales, Prince Charles, met with some…


UN raps Cameroon over rights abuses in Boko Haram fight

The UN Committee against Torture has asked Cameroon to…


Congo’s Ebola outbreak threatens CAR – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Thursday warned…


2nd Ebola case confirmed among 20 suspected in DRC: WHO

The World Health Organisation says a second case of Ebola…


Gambia soldiers, regional forces clash outside Jammeh home

West African forces clashed with Gambian soldiers loyal…