""There is no difference between the attack on our economy and the attack on our prayer and our flag.""Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President of Turkey
"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
Controversial and divisive, South Africans pay tribute to Winnie Mandela, the woman many call "the mother of the nation"
The captain of the Australian cricket team Steven Smith has been suspended for the next test match and fined 100 percent of his match fee in an escalating row over cheating.
Zuma was at the centre of a 1990s deal to buy European military kit that has cast a shadow over politics in South Africa for years
Many hope new President Cyril Ramaphosa will represent a break from the past.
South Africa’s most popular tourist city is running out of water.
New President Cyril Ramaphosa’s in-tray is likely to be full as he prepares to tackle South Africa’s economic problems.
A former South African lawmaker and an anti-corruption campaigner explain why the election of Cyril Ramaphosa means hope for many in the country.
Cyril Ramaphosa elected as South Africa’s president
The 75-year-old heeds orders from the ruling African National Congress to bring an end to nine scandal-plagued years in power.
Hours earlier the luxury home of the Gupta family, who are close friends of Zuma, was raided by police in an anti-corruption probe.
Three Gupta brothers alleged to have corrupt links with President Zuma.
The embattled leader is facing mounting calls to quit as South Africa's head of state
South Africa's ruling party decides to end president's term early after corruption allegations refuse to go away.
During celebrations marking 100 years since the birth of former President Nelson Mandela, ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa called for Zuma's exit to happen in an orderly fashion, as Mandela would have wanted.
Residents and visitors are restricted to 50 litres a day, amid the South African city's worst drought in a century
Pressure is mounting on the South African president to step down
And the South African city's tourism industry could also take a hit
Based on current projections, "Day Zero" is forecast for April 12, according to officials. That would make Cape Town the world's first major city to run dry.
Critics warn standpipes being erected around city may not be able to cope with demand.
The man known as the “father of South African jazz”, who used his music to oppose racial segregation, has died aged 78.