Will Ross

Supporters of Nigerian presidential candidate Muhammadu Buhari celebrate his election victory on March 31, 2015. Buhari is the first Nigerian to peacefully oust a sitting president under the country's democratic system.

Goodnight for Goodluck: Nigeria's president concedes election defeat

For the first time in Nigerian history, an incumbent president lost during democratic election. But the real history was made when Goodluck Jonathan conceded to his rival, ensuring that the country will enjoy its first peaceful transition of power and possibly new hope in the fight against Boko Haram

Goodnight for Goodluck: Nigeria's president concedes election defeat
In the northern Nigeria state of Bauchi, the State Shariah Commission is using the Hisbah, or Islamic police, to find and arrest men they suspect of being gay. The hunt began when a local newspaper reported that homosexuals in Bauchi had formed an associa

Local authorities use a whisper campaign to round up gay men in northern Nigeria

Local authorities use a whisper campaign to round up gay men in northern Nigeria

Kenyan Officials Charged With Crimes Against Humanity

Kenyan Officials Charged With Crimes Against Humanity

Violence Overshadows Hope in South Sudan

Violence Overshadows Hope in South Sudan

Thousands flee Somali drought, overwhelm refugee camps

Thousands flee Somali drought, overwhelm refugee camps