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FILE PHOTO - Gambia's President Al Hadji Yahya Jammeh attends the plenary session of the Africa-South America Summit on Margarita Island

How money flowed to Gambia's ex president

Funds from a dollar bank account in the name of the Jammeh Foundation for Peace, a charity founded by Gambia's former president Yahya Jammeh, flowed to Jammeh himself, not to foundation projects, according to bank records and interviews with a former charity official and a former presidential staff member.

World donors gather in Oslo to tackle Nigeria famine

UN aid agencies and donor countries gathered in Oslo Thursday for a two-day meeting to raise emergency aid for millions of people threatened by famine in northeastern Nigeria, a Boko Haram stronghold.
Rescue workers carry a bag containing the dead body of a migrant, who were on a boat which capsized on Wednesday, on a beach in Tripoli

Bodies of 74 migrants wash up on Libya beach: Red Crescent

The bodies of 74 migrants who drowned in the Mediterranean trying to reach Europe washed up on a beach west of the Libyan capital, the Red Crescent said on Tuesday.

Mugabe turns 93, vowing to rule on in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, the world's oldest national ruler, turns 93 on Tuesday, defiantly vowing to remain in power despite growing signs of frailty and failing health.
President Robert Mugabe arrives to chair ZANU PF's Politburo meeting at the party headquarters in Harare

Give Trump time, says Mugabe

US president Donald Trump has earned an unlikely admirer in Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe.
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