Mired in corruption scandals, Jacob Zuma was forced to resign leaving the ANC reputation in tatters.
The resignation came after hundreds of political prisoners were released, sparking massive celebrations.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, who replaced Zuma as ANC leader in December, becomes country’s acting leader.
South Africans now wait to see if Zuma will resign or if further measures will be required.
Miguna Miguna helped organize Raila Odinga’s swearing in as the “people’s president.”
As nations prepare for the next Games, these athletes face many of the same hardships they faced before.
Raila Odinga boycotted the election, but his supporters say he is the real president.
Benin was a hub of the slave trade. But many people want to forget their families’ role.
Survivors and experts say the rush to return trafficked women to Nigeria is doing little to break the cycle of sex slavery.
After two years of unrest, a notorious detention center also will be shut down.
Donations to the World Food Program are up, but the need across the globe is growing.
With a crackdown on smuggling, more migrants are being sold or abandoned in the desert.
Sabratha has played a central role in the migrant crisis that has divided Europe and in the abuse of African migrants. A struggle for power changed its image, for now at least.
Somalis are seeking a new future as the possibilities of resettlement in the U.S. grow dimmer.
A 5-year-old Somali girl needs treatment for kidney cancer, but she can’t get to the United States.