Police said there was no evidence of terrorism. However, the FCO issued a statement warning British...
Military says around 200 armed militants, who aim to establish a South-east Asian caliphate in the...
Transparency International said in its Corruption Perception Index 2017 that most of the countries...
Myanmar has been accused of committing widespread abuses against its Rohingya Muslim population, a...
To mark the launch of Amnesty International's report on the state of human rights in the world,...
Ipob leader and director of U.K.-based Radio Biafra was arrested in Lagos in 2015 and is standing trial on treasonable felony charges. He has been missing since September 2017.
China has often been accused of cracking down on the minority group, curtailing freedom of expression and religion, and arbitrarily arresting Uighurs. Beijing denies any wrongdoing.
The attack took place weeks before Nigeria is set to mark the fourth anniversary since Boko Haram kidnapped hundreds of schoolgirls from the Chibok village, in Borno state.
Grievances continue in a country that is facing a political crisis after months-long protests and government's actions to quell them resulted in hundreds of deaths.
The effects of suicide bombings on a hard or soft target can be devastating and traumatic to both victims and the security services tasked to counter the attacks.
Newsweek looks at some of the ongoing conflicts and insurgencies that have been linked to climate change.
Deputy president since 2014, Ramaphosa has been the country's dominant politician since he replaced Zuma as leader of the ruling African National Congress in December.
Arguably Zimbabwe's most popular politician, the mining union leader's career was ultimately defined by his tussles—both literal and figurative—with 93-year-old Mugabe, who resigned after a de facto coup in December.
Charity worker and mother is serving a five-year prison term after being convicted of plotting to overthrow Iran's clerical establishment.
Boko Haram has waged a war against the Nigerian government for nearly a decade, and its violent insurgency has killed more than 20,000 people since 2009.
European Commission has renewed path to membership for six western Balkan states, including Serbia and Montenegro. It would be a mistake to look towards integration as cure-all.
Helen Evans, Oxfam's former global head of safeguarding claimed seven percent of staff in South Sudan witnessed or experienced rape or attempted rape involving colleagues.
ANC's decision followed 13 hours of tense deliberations and one face-to-face meeting between Zuma and his presumed successor, deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa.
European Jewish Association claims Poland's parliament set to discuss bill that could potentially make Kosher slaughter impossible in the country.
British charity accused of concealing findings of internal inquiry into sexual misconduct by its workers in Haiti in 2011.