Violent clashes in Kenya following election result
Violence erupted in Nairobi's slums on Saturday morning after incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta was confirmed as president on Friday.
Kenya election a dangerous game for female candidates
Kenya is on edge ahead of national elections on Tuesday, but the risk is that much greater for women candidates facing violence, intimidation, and general sexism in the race.
Ex-Nigerian Head of State, Gowon, warns against another Civil War
The former head of state, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), yesterday warned Nigerians against acts that are capable of sparking another civil war in the country, saying they must eschew all forms of violence and criminal activities.
20-year old killed during Venezuela protest
The body of a student killed in the protest, various of protest scenes, President Nicolas Maduro at event denouncing violence and opposition.
Police, Army clash - Calm returns to Calabar community after violence
Police, Army clash - Calm returns to Calabar community after violence.
A lifeline for women facing domestic violence in Pakistan
In Pakistan, the government of Punjab province has announced it will open 36 centres to protect women who are victims of violence. It's a first in a country considered to be one of the world's most dangerous for women.
Yobe Violence - 1 dead, 7 wounded in Boko Haram attack
Yobe Violence - 1 dead, 7 wounded in Boko Haram attack.
Gender based violence - Group creates awareness in Abeokuta
Gender-based violence - Group creates awareness in Abeokuta.