UK Troops Join Ebola Fight in Sierra Leone

Updated: Tue 21 Oct, 03:56 pm

Around 150 British Army personnel, mostly medics from the Royal Army Medical Corps, are due to arrive in Freetown to join the fight against Ebola. read more »

UN Warns of Starvation in Somalia

Updated: Wed 15 Oct, 08:25 am

The UN say that despite some political and security gains, the humanitarian situation in the country has deteriorated, with more than three million people now in need of assistance, including over one … read more »

Why Bill Gates is Optimistic About Africa

Updated: Thu 24 Jul, 11:49 am

Addressing students at Addis Ababa University, where he was presented with an honorary degree, Bill Gates, co-chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, set out why he is optimistic for Africa's … read more »