A reported 15 people were killed and hundreds more injured at an anti-police brutality protest in Lagos last night.
Porous borders, tariff on gold imports and high demand for gold jewellery make the country a preferred market for illicit gold.
The #ENDSARS movement, Nigeria’s largest mass protest in almost a decade, is calling for the actual end of a corrupt police squad.
Tundu Lissu is the main contender standing in the way of Tanzanian president John Magufuli’s attempt at securing a second term in office.
Suspensions were placed on the West African nation following a bloodless coup in August.
President Alassane Ouattara is running for what experts say is an unconstitutional third term.
Several injured and at least one dead on day four of national protests.
President Buhari promised to abolish the controversial police unit SARS on Monday, but activists say they want proof it's actually being done.
“It’s us who are guiding each other,” said one resident.
Kuka and his fellow artists say they were imprisoned under fabricated charges, and that they are ready to continue fighting for a just Sudan.
The solutions aren't simple, and conflicts are on the rise.
When wildlife monitors came across a group of Chinese men drilling in Hwange National Park, they assumed they'd wandered into the park by accident.