5 deadly countries for environmental defenders
A new report reveals a spike in the murder of global land defenders, especially in Latin America. The failure to combat climate change is forcing the most vulnerable to the frontlines, and to pay with their lives.
Magu: VP Yemi Osinbajo's lawyer writes IGP, demands probe of 4bn allegation, Jeff Bezos' net worth now $180 Billion
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US takes aim at socialist governments in Latin America
US takes aim at socialist governments in Latin America.
Colombia's FARC rebels begin disarming under peace deal
Colombia's FARC rebels have begun turning in their weapons to the United Nations in specially designated zones. The rebels signed a peace agreement with the government late last year, ending Latin America's longest-running conflict.
Brazil's Rousseff ousted by Senate, Temer sworn in
Brazil's Senate ousted President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday, ending an impeachment process that polarized Latin America's biggest country.
Brazil lawmakers give green light to Rousseff impeachment trial
Brazilian lawmakers authorize impeachment proceedings against President Dilma Rousseff in a rowdy, circus-like showdown that plunged Latin America's biggest country into profound political crisis.
Senegal pioneers Zika virus detection system
Scientists in West Africa are hoping to find ways to stop the spread of the Zika virus. Researchers in Senegal are helping people in Latin America affected by the virus, by using similar technology used to detect Ebola. Nicolas Haque reports.