Police fire live rounds, tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse anti-coup rallies in several cities.
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Leopold II ruled Belgium from 1865-1909 – activists want this statue in Brussels removed due to his brutal regime in Congo Free State Inside the palatial walls of Belgium’s Africa Museum stand statues of Leopold II – each one a monument to the king whose rule killed as many […]
A BBC team are the first international journalists to reach an area besieged by Islamist militants. Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn
Image copyright Olivia Acland Pregnant girls in Sierra Leone are prevented from attending school, as they are thought to be a bad influence on their peers. In April 2015 – just as schools re-opened after the Ebola crisis – the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology issued a statement banning pregnant girls from mainstream education […]