• The United Nations Security Council condemned the recent fighting in South Sudan and called on the warring sides to take decisive action to regain control of the security situation.


    South Sudan peace talks in 2015
    LAST UPDATE : Jul 11, 2016, 1:18 AM EDT
  • Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari.

    by Erin Wright Muhammadu Buhari's trip to the U.K. flies in the face of his promises to end the practice.

    LAST UPDATE : Jun 20, 2016, 9:13 AM EDT
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    by Michael Lerner Nigeria has banned any unlicensed drones, likely ending many private sector uses.

    LAST UPDATE : May 09, 2016, 2:21 PM EDT
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    by Erin Wright On the second anniversary of Boko Haram's kidnapping of hundreds of schoolgirls, the mood seems rooted in a sort of resigned despair.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 16, 2016, 12:43 PM EDT