Mali’s coup leader sworn in as president – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Mali’s coup leader sworn in as president – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Mali’s coup leader is sworn in as interim president. The inauguration went forward even as the country faces increasing isolation from the international community.  A rival jihadist group claims Boko … Read more Mali’s coup leader sworn in as president – Eye on Africa

Boko Haram leader “kills self” in fight with rival jihadists

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Boko Haram leader “kills self” in fight with rival jihadists” – below is their description. The Islamic State West African Province (#ISWAP) militant group said in an audio recording heard by Reuters on Sunday that Abubakar #Shekau, leader of rival #Nigerian militant Islamist group #Boko #Haram, was … Read more Boko Haram leader “kills self” in fight with rival jihadists

Head of terrorist group Boko Haram reportedly killed

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Head of terrorist group Boko Haram reportedly killed” – below is their description. The Islamic State West African Province (#ISWAP) militant group said in an audio recording heard by Reuters on Sunday that Abubakar #Shekau, leader of rival #Nigerian militant #Islamist group #BokoHaram, was dead. FRANCE 24 … Read more Head of terrorist group Boko Haram reportedly killed

Leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram is dead, says rival militant Islamist group

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram is dead, says rival militant Islamist group” – below is their description. The Islamic State West African Province (#ISWAP) militant group said in an audio recording heard by Reuters on Sunday that Abubakar #Shekau, leader of rival #Nigerian militant #Islamist group Boko … Read more Leader of Nigeria’s Boko Haram is dead, says rival militant Islamist group

The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News” – below is their description. Climate change is increasingly posing a challenge to agriculture development in Africa. The destruction caused by floods and the devastation by droughts across the continent demonstrate the threat posed … Read more The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News

Nigeria: Surviving Boko Haram

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Nigeria: Surviving Boko Haram” – below is their description. Borno state, in northeastern #Nigeria, has been ravaged by a deadly conflict between the military and #BokoHaram jihadists for more than a decade. Last autumn, the authorities announced that they wanted to close the Borno refugee camps as … Read more Nigeria: Surviving Boko Haram

Nigerian kidnap victim: ‘Nobody can stop me with God on my side’

ABC News published this video item, entitled “Nigerian kidnap victim: ‘Nobody can stop me with God on my side’” – below is their description. ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with two of the 276 girls kidnapped in Nigeria by Boko Haram in 2014, and discusses how they plan to move forward after the “Bring Back … Read more Nigerian kidnap victim: ‘Nobody can stop me with God on my side’

Chad: Years of conflict crippling the economy

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Chad: Years of conflict crippling the economy” – below is their description. Nearly a decade of Boko Haram attacks and a rebellion in the north have left Chad’s economy in ruins and business with its biggest regional trading partner, Nigeria, effectively halted. The discovery of oil in … Read more Chad: Years of conflict crippling the economy

Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night” – below is their description. “When you talk to Yazidi women, they tell you they want justice and reparations, in addition to support services […] Whether it is Iraq […] … Read more Sexual Violence in Terrorism – “It Breaks Your Heart to Hear About the Brutality” – Awake at Night

Bring back our girls: Chibok girls kidnapping survivor speaks out seven years on

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Bring back our girls: Chibok girls kidnapping survivor speaks out seven years on” – below is their description. Seven years after 276 schoolgirls were abducted from a school in northern Nigeria by the extremist group Boko Haram, the government still has not found a way to protect … Read more Bring back our girls: Chibok girls kidnapping survivor speaks out seven years on

More than half of women experienced sexual violence in Cameroon

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “More than half of women experienced sexual violence in Cameroon” – below is their description. A United Nations report says more than half of all women and girls in Cameroon have been victims of some form of sexual violence. And rights groups warn armed fighters like Boko … Read more More than half of women experienced sexual violence in Cameroon

Cameroon: Child victims of Boko Haram violence struggle to survive

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Cameroon: Child victims of Boko Haram violence struggle to survive” – below is their description. The United Nations estimates that two million children in Cameroon need urgent humanitarian assistance. Many of them have been abandoned after being caught up in the conflict between Boko Haram and government … Read more Cameroon: Child victims of Boko Haram violence struggle to survive

Burna Boy’s star shines bright – Across Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Burna Boy’s star shines bright – Across Africa” – below is their description. Nigeria’s Burna Boy’s star burns brighter than ever is ecstatic as he takes home his first Grammy. Also a rare female malian rapper is using her experience to inspire others in an industry in … Read more Burna Boy’s star shines bright – Across Africa

Children targeted in Mozambique insurgency – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Children targeted in Mozambique insurgency – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. Children as young as 11 have been the victims of jihadist violence including beheadings in northeast Mozambique during an insurgency in the region says Save the Children. According to outside monitors, the violence has … Read more Children targeted in Mozambique insurgency – Eye on Africa

Targets for ransom: Outrage in Nigeria over wave of school kidnappings

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Targets for ransom: Outrage in Nigeria over wave of school kidnappings” – below is their description. Another school kidnapping in northern Nigeria, another release, another denial of ransom payment. The freeing of 279 girls in Zamfara state means relief for parents and concern over what is now become … Read more Targets for ransom: Outrage in Nigeria over wave of school kidnappings