Eight years after Robert Mugabe's war veterans seized his family's farm, Ben Freeth returns to find it desolate and abandoned.
Ahead of his appearance at the UK's Hay Festival, Roger Thurow, author of "The Last Hunger Season", gives an insight into the devastating effects of malnutrition.
For nearly 25 years the Lord's Resistance Army has brought terror to villages in Uganda and its bordering countries. The survivors have terrible stories to tell.
Ethiopia has launched a campaign to offset reports that hundreds of al-Qa'eda suspects are being held in appalling prison conditions.
Several suspected terrorists were shown on state television praising their guards on Tuesday evening.
The Ethiopian government had previously confirmed that it had detained 41 terrorism suspects who allegedly fought against Ethiopian troops in Somalia. The government said most of the prisoners had now been released. advertisement