A second girl who was among 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in a raid on the Nigerian town of Chibok has been freed.Read the full story ›
A second Chibok girl kidnapped by Boko Haram militants has been found in Nigeria, an army spokesman has said.
Colonel Sani Usman "has confirmed the rescue of another Chibok girl this evening", a statement said, without giving further details, AFP reported.
It comes just a day after 19-year-old Amina Ali, another victim of the mass kidnapping two years ago, was found carrying a four-month-old baby on Tuesday in the Sambisa Forest.
She was the first of the 219 students, who were abducted in April 2014, to be found.
The girl - one of 276 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in April 2014 - is now pregnant, according to a relative.Read the full story ›
David Cameron has hailed the "political will" shown at the anti-corruption summit he is hosting in London
The prime minister said it was "the biggest demonstration of the political will to address corruption that we have seen for many, many years".
The summit has brought together 12 heads of state and government and a total of more than 40 countries - including Nigeria and Afghanistan, who Mr Cameron branded "fantastically corrupt" in a gaffe, earlier this week.
"Today the world has come together in a coalition of the committed to expose, to punish and to drive out corruption," Mr Cameron said in a speech at the end of the day's proceedings.
Attendees had shown "far more political will not just for words, but for action that will make a difference", he added.
"There is nothing as powerful as an idea whose time has come, and I believe that is the case with fighting and driving out corruption."
Prime Minister David Cameron has opened the anti-corruption summit in London, with a call "to keep challenging ourselves to ask ourselves what we can do to expose corruption".
PM: At this summit, we want to keep challenging ourselves to ask ourselves what we can do to expose corruption #AntiCorruption
I believe that corruption is the cancer at the heart of so many problems we need to tackle in our world.
Why is it happening? Who is going? And will it get awkward after the Prime Minister's 'corruption gaffe'?Read the full story ›
David Cameron has praised Nigeria and Afghanistan for the action they have taken in combating corruption.Read the full story ›
The Nigerian President has issued a statement through his spokesman saying David Cameron's remarks about Nigeria are "embarrassing", and that he must be looking at an "old snapshot of Nigeria."
This is embarrassing to us, to say the least, given the good work that the President is doing.
The eyes of the world are on what is happening here.
The Prime Minister must be looking at an old snapshot of Nigeria.
Things are changing with corruption and everything else.
David Cameron has caused controversy after he was filmed telling the Queen that Nigeria and Afghanistan are "fantastically corrupt," ahead of an anti-corruption summit.
David Cameron's comments about corruption in Afghanistan are "unfair", a spokesman for the Afghan embassy has said.
The spokesman said: "President Ghani and his Government since in office have taken major steps to fight corruption.
"Countering corruption is a top priority along security issues for the National Unity Government.
"We have made important progresses in fighting systematic capture in major national procurement contracts and are making progress on addressing institutional issues as well as issues related to impunity.
"Therefore calling Afghanistan in that way and taking bold decisions by NUG is unfair."