Nigeria: Kidnapped US and Canadian citizens freed

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A joint police and military operation found the captives Two American and two Canadian citizens kidnapped in Nigeria on Wednesday have been freed, police say. The group, who were ambushed in a forested area north of the capital Abuja, were found during a joint military and police operation. Two of […]

Football president George Weah puts Liberian army to the test

George Weah is due to become Liberia’s new president and commander-in-chief on Monday – but before that, the 51-year-old put his army’s football team through its paces with the help of his former teammates. Football president George Weah puts Liberian army to the test

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister has ordered an investigation into claims new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they […]

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister has ordered an investigation into claims new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they […]

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister has ordered an investigation into claims new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they […]

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister has ordered an investigation into claims new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they […]

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister has ordered an investigation into claims new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they […]

Kenya investigates ‘sex attacks’ on new mothers at hospital

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Social media users have claimed sexual assault is common at the Kenyatta National Hospital Kenya’s health minister is investigating claims that new mothers were sexually assaulted at a flagship hospital in the capital Nairobi. Social media posts alleged that male staff members targeted the women when they went to […]

Museveni: Uganda may reintroduce executions

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Museveni says his “leniency” has been taken advantage of Uganda could begin enforcing the death penalty again, President Yoweri Museveni has said, 13 years after the country’s last execution. Mr Museveni said his “Christian background” had prevented him from going ahead with executions, but this “leniency” was encouraging criminals. […]

Surviving cancer in a country with no radiotherapy machine

Image caption Monica Kyotazala’s long wait for treatment is finally over Monica Kyotazala has lived with a life-threatening disease for 12 years. In 2006, she was diagnosed with cervical cancer, and her body shows the physical ravages of the condition. Painfully thin and with a faltering voice, she explains how she went without adequate medical […]

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