10 years ago a large group of West Africans tried to cross into Europe via Spain’s Canary Islands. Even though this route is now sealed off, the youngest generation of fishermen in Kayar still dreams of reaching Europe.
15 Mar 2016 13:13 GMT | Humanitarian crises, Africa, Senegal, Europe
As many as 50,000 have died in the two-year conflict, one official says, with violence continuing despite peace deal.
03 Mar 2016 12:40 GMT | War & Conflict, South Sudan, Riek Machar, Africa
Malian member of al-Qaeda-linked group Ansar al-Dine is accused of being involved in destroying historic Timbuktu sites.
02 Mar 2016 09:45 GMT | Mali, ICC, Africa, Arts & Culture, War & Conflict
Western firms turn blind eye as child miners toil in dangerous conditions for precious "battery" mineral, Amnesty says.
Fleur Launspach | 19 Jan 2016 16:05 GMT | Africa, Child labour, Democratic Republic of Congo, Amnesty International, Human Rights
Medical tests confirm new Ebola death in Sierra Leone, just hours after WHO declares West Africa free of the virus.
Fleur Launspach | 15 Jan 2016 11:24 GMT | Health, Environment, Humanitarian crises, Africa, Ebola
The tale of the tape that puts the lie to the Israeli PM's media narrative. Plus, the Zimbabwean journalists' dilemma.
Media, Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu
In an UpFront special, we ask his former policy adviser and his personal aide about the man and his policies.
Politics, United States, Barack Obama
101 East investigates the suspicious murder of a political activist in Cambodia.
Politics, Cambodia, Human Rights
How states have used Interpol alerts to persecute exiled dissidents and refugees across international borders.
Politics, Security, Human Rights