At 96, a famed lawyer who prosecuted Nazis is still fighting genocide.
Benjamin Ferencz, a WWII veteran who went on to establish the United States’ first war crimes branch, recently pledged $10.. Huffington Post
DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Living conditions for people uprooted by Boko Haram violence and seeking refuge in camps and towns across northeast Nigeria are more deadly than the conflict.. Reuters
Boko Haram's embattled leader, Abubakar Shekau, appears in a new video to deny reports of his death. He also taunts the parents of the nearly 300 school girls the group kidnapped from their Chibok.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
The disputed leader of the Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram has resurfaced in a new video after the army claimed he had been fatally wounded in an airstrike.
In the film, Abubakar Shekau mocks the.. Source: euronews (in English) -
At least 20,000 people have been killed since the start of an insurgency in northwest Nigeria in 2009 but doctors at the hospital in the town of Maiduguri say they've treated nearly three times as.. Source: news across the world -
Scott Firsing, Monash University
Most do not associate Africa with the high-tech sphere of "space". However, in recent years, many countries on the continent have woken up to the potential and.. Huffington Post
PeaceTech Lab, which uses technology, media, and data to accelerate peacebuilding, welcomes ChannelsTV CEO John Momoh of Nigeria as its newest board member. ChannelsTV is one of Africa's leading media.. PRWeb
[Al Jazeera] As Nigerian forces have progressed against Boko Haram, the cornered terror group has been carrying out more attacks in neighbouring countries. In Niger's Diffa region on the northeastern.. allAfrica.com
By Alexis Amini and Lionel Fritz Adimi*
Following Muhammadu Buhari’s electoral victory in May 2015, expectations ran high regarding the president-elect’s ability to bring peace to the country... Eurasia Review
ABUJA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tired of watching her five children go hungry in a camp for people fleeing Boko Haram in northeastern Nigeria, Amina Ali Pulka decided to befriend a young man who.. Reuters