Hamza Mohamed

Hamza Mohamed

Somalia

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

More than 30 football fields in the Somali capital have been closed down by the al-Qaeda linked group.

Somalia: Al-Shabab shuts down football pitches in Mogadishu

Voices

Nigeria's ancient Kano wall disappears along with history

Illegal encroachment and a lack of maintenance has led to the destruction of the city's historical barrier.

Nigeria's ancient Kano wall disappears along with history

Nigeria

Nigeria bushmeat industry rebounds after Ebola outbreak

The meat business was brought to its knees by the 2014 West Africa Ebola upsurge but is now slowly recovering.

Nigeria bushmeat industry rebounds after Ebola outbreak

Voices

In Nigeria's Kano, Islamic schools provide affordable education

Religious schools reign in Nigeria's most populous state as many students can't afford private learning centres.

In Nigeria's Kano, Islamic schools provide affordable education

Voices

Nigeria fashion finds a market at home and abroad

Young clothing designers are taking the West African nation by storm as clients near and far seek out their styles.

Nigeria fashion finds a market at home and abroad

Land grabs

Nigeria: Clearing the locals to make Abuja the capital

Former residents of Nigeria's current capital say they were forcibly removed without proper compensation.

Nigeria: Clearing the locals to make Abuja the capital

Boko Haram

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram languish in Abuja IDP camps

Dire living conditions in Nigeria's capital for thousands who escaped the armed group's violence in the northeast.

Thousands displaced by Boko Haram languish in Abuja IDP camps

Africa

Zimbabwe: ZANU-PF youth wing 'ready to die' for Mugabe

Ruling party's youth league 'ready to die' for Mugabe after army threatens to step in if purge of war veterans goes on.

Zimbabwe: ZANU-PF youth wing 'ready to die' for Mugabe

Politics

Kenya faces further poll challenges as divisions remain

President Uhuru Kenyatta, winner of the elections with 98 percent of the vote, says he expects victory to be challenged.

Kenya faces further poll challenges as divisions remain

Africa

Raila Odinga: Kenya election rerun 'must not stand'

Raila Odinga argues result will undermine public's faith in democracy, a day after Uhuru Kenyatta is declared winner.

Raila Odinga: Kenya election rerun 'must not stand'

Uhuru Kenyatta

Uhuru Kenyatta wins controversial Kenyan poll rerun

In a presidential poll marred by violence and a boycott, Kenyatta declared winner with 98 percent of the votes cast.

Uhuru Kenyatta wins controversial Kenyan poll rerun

Politics

William Ruto blames opposition for Kenya poll violence

Deputy president blames opposition for 'organising' violence since presidential poll rerun that has claimed eight lives.

William Ruto blames opposition for Kenya poll violence