Chad says it has killed 207 members of Boko Haram in clashes this week. WARNING: Graphic images.
Mihaela Noroc traveled all around the world to show that stunning female beauty is everywhere.
The photo project “Atlas of Beauty” took photographer Mihaela Noroc to 37 countries, where she saw endless versions of beauty over 15 months.
“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.”
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration, which saw 189 countries declare a commitment to equal rights for men and women. And yet laws like this still exist.
The presidential polls have been pushed back by six weeks because of security concerns as the army continues to fight Islamist insurgent group Boko Haram.
Putting your smartphone’s smarts to good use.
Rick Steves, travel expert and author of Travel as a Political Act, spoke with BuzzFeed News about how to travel responsibly to socially and politically complex places.
Unicef launched its largest ever appeal on Thursday, calling for $3.1 billion to fund its projects in 2015 and singling out Syria as the conflict zone where the most work is needed.
Photography studios are disappearing all over Africa. Photographer Adrien Tache shares an intimate portrait of an industry in flux.
The result of a wild card drawing, MTN-Qhubeka comprises team members from South Africa and Eritrea.
Before and after photographs show that nearly 4,000 structures were destroyed in two Nigerian towns during last week’s militant attacks.
Africa is bigger than China, India, Europe, and the USA. COMBINED.
Photographer Vicente Pamparo captures the beautiful markings that are traditional to Ethiopia’s Karo Tribe.
Abu Anas al-Libi was due to stand trial over attacks on U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania in 1998.
Photographer Floriane de Lassée documents individuals who carry their livelihood upon their heads everyday. And the results are absolutely remarkable.
There is nothing better than Jollof rice.
The death of Angalifu at San Diego Zoo over the weekend brings the rare rhino population, decimated by poachers, closer to extinction.
“Ebola puts a physical distance between you and the world that no words can bridge, and you feel that distance in your body.” Read Jina Moore’s story.
The Congo outbreak was unrelated to the larger epidemic in West Africa. A total of 49 people have died from Ebola in the Congo since August.
Dr. Martin Salia contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone. He landed in Nebraska on Saturday afternoon, making him the 10th U.S. patient with Ebola.
The fishing boat was carrying people from Sierra Leone and Guinea.
The end of now former President Blaise Compaore’s 27-year rule has been long coming.
President Blaise Compaore is no longer in power a day after thousands demanded his ouster. Protesters set fire to the parliament ahead of Thursday’s vote to allow the president to extend his 27-year rule.
The girl recently arrived from Guinea accompanied by her grandmother, according to World Health Organization officials.
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“I wasn’t sure why they didn’t stop tourists visas a week ago from Africa. I wasn’t sure about that, why that hasn’t happened?”
“Cash rules everything around me.”
Diana Opoti reached into her closet and found 100 gorgeous ensembles that are defying cliches and inspiring buyers.
Samuel Fosso discovered the art of photography in the Central African Republic in the ‘70s after fleeing war-torn Nigeria as a child. Decades later, his work had to be rescued as conflict tore apart his adopted home.