General

South Africa Sends Troops to Quell Zuma Protests

South Africa sent troops to quell riots that left six people dead since former President Jacob Zuma reported to a prison facility last week. Security forces were deployed in two states Monday, as police were overwhelmed by protests and looting, and a S…

Medical/Health Care

49 Killed in Niger Armed Attack

Five civilians, four soldiers and 40 armed attackers were killed Sunday in a clash in Niger’s restive southwest region near the border with Mali, the government said. Around 100 heavily armed “terrorists” riding motorcycles attacked the Tchoma Bangou v…