Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
28 Sep 2010 13:40 GMT | Politics, Africa, US & Canada, India, Niger
Popularly known as IBB, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida is an army officer who ruled Nigeria between 1985 and 1993.He joined the Nigerian army soon after the country gained its independence in 1960 and was a senior officer during the 1967-70 civil war.
He participated in three coups and ruled Nigeria after his bloodless coup against Muhammadu Buhari on August 27, 1985, until 1993 when nationwide strikes and protests - in response to his annulment of elections that were widely thought to have been won by his opponent - toppled him from power.
He talks to Al Jazeera's Yvonne Ndege about 50 years of independence, ethnic divisions and his hopes for the future of Nigeria.
Source: Al Jazeera
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Censorship, United Kingdom, Human Rights
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Refugees, Human Rights, War & Conflict
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Mental health, Religion, Poverty & Development
Facing sanctions and stigma, Iranian Americans are pushing for the nuclear deal to survive Congress' September vote.
Politics, Iran, United States
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
Thailand's prime minister talks about his military takeover, press freedom, poverty, and constitutional reform.
Human Rights, Politics, Thailand
After days on a crowded boat crossing the Mediterranean, one Syrian refugee family strives for a new future in Austria.
War & Conflict, Syria, Immigration
The chilling and courageous account of a Danish-Somalian boy in Copenhagen who fell victim to al-Shabab recruiters.
War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Denmark