Nigeria's Jonathan kicks-off re-election bid

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan on Thursday kicked off his campaign for re-election, launching a personal attack on his ageing opponent at a mass rally in a key opposition stronghold. Duration: 01:05 Jan 9, 2015

Mourning and manhunt after Paris magazine massacre

"Je suis Charlie" -- slogan voiced by millions across the world in solidarity with victims of Wednesday's Islamist attack. A police operation is still underway, zooming in on the two brothers suspected of carrying out the massacre. Duration: 02:01 Jan 9, 2015

Church offers refuge to Liberia's Ebola orphans

More than 6,000 children in Liberia have lost one or both parents to Ebola since the start of the outbreak in the country. One Church in rural Liberia is taking care of at least 41 Ebola orphans. Duration: 01:03 Jan 8, 2015

Gaza's ruined homes offer little shelter from storm

Living by candlelight with no electricity and reliant on sandbags to stop their ruined homes flooding, Gazans who survived last year's war are now struggling with a brutal winter storm. Duration: 01:07 Jan 8, 2015

France observes minute of silence for attack victims

French President Francois Hollande led France in a minute of silence, broken only by church bells, in honour of the 12 people killed by jihadists at a magazine known for publishing cartoons deemed offensive to Islam. Duration: 01:04 Jan 8, 2015

Top Muslim body condemns deadly Paris attack

Al-Azhar University, Sunni Islam's most prestigious centre of learning, condemned the deadly attack on a Paris satirical newspaper, saying that "these acts have nothing to do with Islam." Duration: 00:49 Jan 8, 2015

Obama condemns 'terrible' attack on French newspaper

US President Barack Obama condemns the 'terrible' assault on a French satirical newspaper that left 12 dead Wednesday, and expresses his 'deepest sympathies' to the people of Paris for what he calls a 'terrorist attack'. Duration: 01:14 Jan 8, 2015