Minister killed in Somali attack

Al-Shabab militants in Somalia have attacked a government building in the capital, Mogadishu, killing at least 11 people. Deputy labour minister Saqar Ibrahim Abdala and several policemen were amongst those killed, officials said. The militants first staged a suicide car bomb attack and then stormed into the ministry offices. Al-Shabab has continued to mount regular […]

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Nigerians resilient despite poll delay

In Nigeria, churches were packed on Sunday as the faithful prayed for the future of Africa’s largest democracy.It follows postponement of the presidential elections hours before polls were scheduled to open. In the capital Abuja, congregants at the Family Worship Centre say they are unfazed.

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