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Transport in Nairobi series part 3/3 - Armoured car sales boom
17/04/2015 - International report

Transport in Nairobi series part 3/3 - Armoured car sales boom

Nairobi streets are dangerous and not just because of chaotic traffic.
Transport in Nairobi series part 2/3 - Can cards replace cash on Nairobi's matatus?
16/04/2015 - International report

Transport in Nairobi series part 2/3 - Can cards replace cash on Nairobi's matatus?

The most noticeable vehicles on Nairobi streets are, without a doubt, the colourful matatu buses.
UN Special Representative Zainab Bangura briefs journalists on the Secretary-General's latest report, which will be discussed by the Security Council on 15 April.
15/04/2015 - Nigeria - South Sudan

Nigeria, South Sudan fail miserably in protecting women: UN Special Representative

Women bear the brunt of most conflict, says UN Special Representative for the Secretary-General on Women in Conflict Zainab Hawa Bangura, on the release of her report on sexual violence in conflict ...
15/04/2015

African press review 15 April 2015

Prayers, processions and protests for Nigeria's Chibok girls, as President-elect Muhammadu Buhari lays out his agenda to fight Boko Haram terrorism and militancy in a high profile New York Times ...
Transport in Nairobi series part 1/3 - Meet Nairobi's tough lady bikers
15/04/2015 - International report

Transport in Nairobi series part 1/3 - Meet Nairobi's tough lady bikers

Kenya’s capital Nairobi is the world's fourth-most congested city, according to a 2011 survey. The streets of Nairobi are lawless where every driver has to fend for him or herself.
14/04/2015

African press review 14 April 2015

The Nigerian press marks a day of remembrance for the missing Chibok girls, one year after their abduction from their boarding school by Boko Haram.
Nigeria marks one year since abduction of Chibok girls
14/04/2015 - Spotlight on Africa

Nigeria marks one year since abduction of Chibok girls

It has been a year since more than 200 Nigerian school girls were kidnapped by Boko Haram militants in a late-night raid.
13/04/2015

African press review 13 April 2015

The Nigerian press is in a race against time as gubernatorial election results spring surprises in key states, with the president-elect's party poised for a massive win.
12/04/2015

French weekly magazines review 12 April 2015

Mixed reactions to the recently signed nuclear deal with Iran, a profile of the most influential man in France, a warning about the dangers posed by robots and the challenges facing Nigeria's newly ...
11/04/2015 - Nigeria

Allegations of voter intimidation in Rivers state as Nigeria votes in local elections

Nigerian voters go to polls on Saturday to elect state governors and local assemblies, weeks after the All Progressives Congress (APC) party scored the first ever opposition win in the presidential ...
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