President elections in Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, are scheduled on Saturday. The two leading candidates are starkly different: one is a Christian politician who has struggled with the growing
About 500 politicians, officials and businessmen were jailed as part of a campaign against waste and corruption.Some saw this as the heavy handed repression of military rule.But others, and not just northern
Jamaica has begun a high-level investigation into the killing of a policeman shot dead by another officer after allegedly trying to rob a bar. Kemar Beckford, 25, was fatally shot by the off-duty officer
Clutching his green plastic begging bowl, 12-year-old Surajo Sagir spends up to seven hours a day on the city streets, trudging from door to door in search of food. "My feet get tired and sore," he says.