""She has dedicated her life to improving the situation of people with intellectual disabilities and their parents in Lithuania and elsewhere.""Angelika Hild
"The bigger problem comes if the EC’s flawed approach becomes the basis for new global rules and norms around digital trade"Nigel Cory
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
"Savita died because religious objections were given more value than her life."Shannon Kowalski and Susan Wood
International Women’s Health Coalition
""God willing, next year we will celebrate this event again, hoping that the reconstruction of the city will have progressed.""Najim al-Jibouri
Military Commander in Mosul
"“The substance is very stable. It can be washed away by rain, it can evaporate under the sun. But it won’t decompose.""Vladimir Uglev
""If we want the best for our children, we need to want the best for all our teachers too.""Małgorzata Kulesza
Teacher in Poland
"People in Europe worry about migration for sure. But their attitudes to it are complex and open to change"Benjamin Ward
Deputy Europe and Central Asia Director, Human Rights Watch
"If there is peace between Ethiopian and Eritrean people, the horn of Africa region will be a region of peace and development."
Dinamo Bucharest and Cameroon international footballer Patrick Ekeng has died after collapsing on the pitch during a league match in the Romanian
Four attackers target the market and main roads in Bodo, a village in the Far North area of the country.
Nigeria’s neighbours are reeling after a weekend of bloodshed blamed on the militant group Boko Haram. At least nine people were killed and many more
At least 19 people have been killed by a suspected suicide bomber in northern Cameroon. Many others were injured in the attack on a popular bar in
Thousands of people marched through the Cameroon capital Yaounde on Saturday to protest against the violence of the militant Islamist group Boko
Presidents from ten central African states have held an emergency summit in Cameroon to create an 80-million euro fund to fight the Islamist militant
Officials in Cameroon say up to 80 people, mostly women and children, have been kidnapped by suspected Boko Haram islamist militants from
A government official in Cameroon says at least 143 Boko Haram miltants have been killed in an attack on a military camp. The assault reportedly took
Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun seized in April by gunmen in northern Cameroon have been released and have arrived in the capital Yaoundé
Two Italian priests and a Canadian nun seized in April by gunmen in northern Cameroon have been released, according to the country’s communications
The World Health organisation has declared outbreaks of polio in Asia, Africa and the Middle East as an “extraordinary event”.
It is calling for an
Two Italian priests kidnapped in Cameroon have been named as Giampaolo Marta and Gian Antonio Allegri.
Two groups of armed men raided the homes of
His hostage ordeal over, Catholic priest Georges Vandenbeusch is heading home from Cameroon’s capital to France after over a month in
A French priest who was abducted in northern Cameroon has been freed.
Father Georges Vandenbeusch was kidnapped in early November.
Nigerian terror group Boko Haram has confirmed it was behind the kidnapping of a French priest in Cameroon.
Georges Vandenbeusch was abducted on
French priest Georges Vandenbeusch, kidnapped by gunmen in northern Cameroon, was able to alert the French authorities ahead of his capture.
The authorities in Cameroon are blaming Boko Harem islamic extremists for the kidnap of a French priest in the far north of the country.
A French family of seven has been released unharmed after a three-month kidnap ordeal in North Cameroon.
The group, which included four children
The seven French hostages taken by a suspected Nigerian Islamist militant group are still missing. The family members were abducted in Cameroon on
Nigerian security forces claim to have surrounded the kidnappers of a French family in northeast Borno state in an effort to rescue the