Nigerians protesting against police brutality in the nation's worst civil unrest in 20 years rebuked the celebrity for treating them like famine victims.
- by Angela Ukomadu
Armed police tried to enforce a round-the-clock curfew in the commercial capital, setting up checkpoints, but gunfire could be heard despite calls for calm.
- by Angela Ukomadu, Alexis Akwagyiram and Libby George
Morocco announced the suspension of prayers in mosques back in March to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
A wave of demonstrations against police brutality in Nigeria shows no sign of abating.
- by Anthony Osae-Brown and Ruth Olurounbi
Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest single free-standing mountain in the world and attracts thousands of visitors every year.
- by Tom Odula
Suspected Islamist militants killed 25 people including 13 soldiers in multiple attacks in central Mali, burning down an army base and ambushing troops sent as reinforcements, the army and local authorities said on Tuesday.
The prisoner swap has fuelled speculation that opposition politician Soumaila Cisse, captured in March, could be released.
- by Baba Ahmed
The women accuse men who said they worked for the World Health Organisation, UNICEF, Oxfam and Medecins Sans Frontieres among others.
- by Robert Flummerfelt and Nellie Peyton
Suspected Islamist militants killed at least 11 people in northeastern Nigeria in an attack on a security convoy.