A prominent Nigerian asylum seeker and activist is being held in solitary at a Tokyo detention centre, a case that has highlighted a growing crackdown on foreigners living in Japan without visas and prompted demands [...]
“I am very worried about the young girls (police officers) we are recruiting nowadays. These girls need to be counselled because some of them spend a lot of time on WhatsApp ... This must stop [...]
Gastronomie Pizza is Madagascar's first ever pizza joint and also the country's largest fast food outlet. Owner Chef Mbinina shares his tricks of the trade.
The food and cooking facilities are provided by Mary’s Meals, a Scottish charity that operates across Liberia. The organisation provides a daily school meal to about 140,000 children in 466 public and privately-run schools countrywide.
It is the latest chapter in a series of corruption scandals in the past year that have eroded support for Zuma and his party, the African National Congress.
What is less likely is massive voter turnout: while Ivory Coast's political class has been heatedly debating the draft, ordinary citizens have shown considerably less enthusiasm, either for or against it.
Rich in oil and natural resources, the continent holds a strategic position. It is the world's fastest-growing region for foreign direct investment, and it has approximately 30 percent of the earth's remaining mineral resources.
One of the longest running showcases has hit Nigeria's most populous city once again -- LagosPhoto festival. Returning for its sixth year, 2016 looks set to be its most defining, with large-scale outdoor installations taking [...]