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 »

Global Leaders Pledge Billions for Sahel

Updated: Tue 5 Nov, 06:37 am

Global leaders have pledged over $8 billion to boost economic growth in the Sahel region of West Africa as they begin a United Nations-led visit to an area that has suffered for decades from … read more »