Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Media captionTerry Mango: “Does the shirt, to me, speak racism? No it doesn’t” The mother of the five-year-old H&M model caught up in a racism row has told the BBC her family has moved house in Sweden “for security reasons.” Last week, photos of Liam Mango modelling a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went […]

Merera Gudina: Ethiopia releases opposition leader

Merera Gudina: Ethiopia releases opposition leader

Image copyright AFP Image caption The announcement followed more than two years of anti-government protests Jailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detention. Prison authorities told his family that he was released on Wednesday morning and allowed to go back home. He has been in prison since […]

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Media captionTerry Mango: “Does the shirt, to me, speak racism? No it doesn’t” The mother of the five-year-old H&M model caught up in a racism row has told the BBC her family has moved house in Sweden “for security reasons.” Last week, photos of Liam Mango modelling a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went […]

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Media captionTerry Mango: “Does the shirt, to me, speak racism? No it doesn’t” The mother of the five-year-old H&M model caught up in a racism row has told the BBC her family has moved house in Sweden “for security reasons.” Last week, photos of Liam Mango modelling a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went […]

Trump Russia: Bannon ‘ordered to testify to grand jury’

Trump Russia: Bannon ‘ordered to testify to grand jury’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Steve Bannon (centre) attended a House Intelligence Committee closed door meeting on Tuesday Steve Bannon, former chief strategist to US President Donald Trump, has been summoned to testify before a grand jury, US media report. He was reportedly subpoenaed by former FBI director Robert Mueller, who is leading an […]

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Media captionTerry Mango: “Does the shirt, to me, speak racism? No it doesn’t” The mother of the five-year-old H&M model caught up in a racism row has told the BBC her family has moved house in Sweden “for security reasons.” Last week, photos of Liam Mango modelling a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went […]

South African lawyers demand $130m refund from firms

South African lawyers demand $130m refund from firms

Image copyright AFP Image caption South African officials are hoping to reclaim $130 million paid out by the state power company, Eskom. South African prosecutors have called for two consultancy firms to repay $130 million (£94.4 million) they earned from the state power company, Eskom. McKinsey, and a local firm called Trillian, were paid the […]

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Family of H&M child model moved house ‘for security’

Image copyright H&M website The mother of the five-year-old H&M model caught up in a racism row has told the BBC her family has moved house in Sweden “for security reasons.” Last week, photos of Liam Mango modelling a “coolest monkey in the jungle” hoodie went viral, with social media users accusing H&M of racism. […]

Nigeria releases Boko Haram suspects after rehabilitation

Nigeria releases Boko Haram suspects after rehabilitation

Image copyright AFP/Boko Haram Image caption Boko Haram is fighting to create an Islamic state in the region Nigeria’s military says it has released 244 “repentant” Boko Haram suspects who have undergone rehabilitation. The authorities say they have been de-radicalised and can re-enter society, but critics are sceptical about whether they have repented. The group, […]

Peter Hain accuses London law firm of ‘whitewash’

Peter Hain accuses London law firm of ‘whitewash’

Image copyright PA Image caption Lord Hain’s allegations have been dismissed by the law firm as unfounded A British peer has accused UK-based law firm Hogan Lovells of helping to cover up corruption in South Africa. The firm had carried out a “fatally flawed whitewash” after being hired to investigate alleged corruption at South Africa’s […]