Moments of silence one year after Ferguson police shooting

August 10, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_7080" align="alignleft" width="300"] Michael Brown Sr, father of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown Jr attends a memorial service for his son. (Photo: AFP)[/caption] FERGUSON, United States (AFP) — Several hundred demonstrators stood in silence Sunday at the spot where an unarmed black teen was shot dead...

Cameroon repatriating 12,000 Nigerian refugees

August 06, 2015 in International

[caption id="attachment_7000" align="alignright" width="300"] Families from Gwoza, Borno State, displaced by the violence and unrest caused by the insurgency, are pictured at a refugee camp in Mararaba Madagali, Adamawa State, February 18, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer[/caption] ABUJA (Reuters) - About 12,000 Nigerians are being repatriated over the next...