Arts & Culture22 Nov 2016 08:33 GMT
Established by former slaves, residents of the Brazilian quarter of Lagos face a battle against the bulldozers.
Features15 Jan 2015 06:06 GMT
Poor equipment, leadership and tactics hamper Nigeria's fight against hard-line Islamist fighters.
Features04 Dec 2014 05:32 GMT
African nation has the third-highest number of child brides globally with 39 percent of girls married off before age 18.
Central African Republic29 Apr 2014 06:45 GMT
Thousands of Muslims in the Central African Republic have fled as UN chief warns of 'ethno-religious cleansing'.
Bangladesh06 Apr 2014 10:09 GMT
Without weapons, Ghana's peacekeepers saved many Rwandans through negotiations alone.
Features28 Dec 2013 13:12 GMT
Coastal erosion has forced a town of thousands to flee into a swampy, trash-filled area.
Environment02 Nov 2013 16:40 GMT
Dangerous practice of burning electronic waste to extract metals could be made safely obsolete.
North Korea threatens to sink approaching US carrier
France: All you need to know about Le Pen and Macron
Macron, Le Pen set to face off in final round
N Korea warns of 'full-out war' with nuclear weapons
Syria's war explained from the beginning
The art of surviving a Venezuela on the brink
Israel-Europe gas deal sparks criticism
Killed for their bones - On the trail of the trade in human body parts
Gunmen wound conservationist in drought-stricken Kenya
Abu Sayyaf beheads kidnapped Philippine soldier
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