Africa’s longest serving leader Gabon president, Omar Bongo has died of a heart attack while undergoing treatment in a Spanish Clinic. He was 73
One of Africa’s most respected campaigners has won the 2009 Goldman environmental prize – known informally as the “Green Nobel”.
Marc Ona Essangui
Israeli tanks and guns have kept up their assault on Gaza throughout the night, warning the operation will be neither easy nor short-lived. Thousands