At Scene of South Sudan Mass Rape, ‘No One Could Hear Me’

Wrapping an arm around her stomach, the young woman hung her head and recounted the day in early November when she and a friend were bound, dragged into the bush and raped by four men …

IMF Approves $3.7 Billion Loan for Oil-rich Angola

The International Monetary Fund says it has approved a three-year loan of about $3.7 billion for Angola, which seeks to diversify its economy and curb corruption after a new president took office last year.

The …

NIGERIA: CATTLE RUSTLERS KILL 17 POLICE OFFICERS IN AMBUSH; 100 GUNMEN KILLED

ABUJA– Suspected cattle thieves in north-western Nigeria have killed at least 17 police officers in one of the deadliest incidents for the police in several years.

The clashes followed an ambush on a police patrol …

NIGERIA: CATTLE RUSTLERS KILL 17 POLICE OFFICERS IN AMBUSH; 100 GUNMEN KILLED

ABUJA– Suspected cattle thieves in north-western Nigeria have killed at least 17 police officers in one of the deadliest incidents for the police in several years.

The clashes followed an ambush on a police patrol …

Bread Shortage Feared in Zimbabwe as Wheat Mills Shut Down

Zimbabwe’s biggest food processing company this week said it is closing its wheat mills because it cannot import the commodity amid foreign currency shortages. Analysts say Zimbabwe’s land reform program is the root cause of …