Across Africa

Shadows of Chibok

Half a decade after over 270 schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram, the Nigerian town of Chibok is still haunted by the violence and heartache of the abduction and the memories of the 100 children yet to return.


Also, South Sudan continues to tread a rocky path to peace. Last September's accord between the two sides behind five years of brutal fighting seems to be just about holding. The future is unclear but refugees are already eager to return home.

And at the forefront of the movement for change, young people in Algeria fight to keep shaping the country in the wake of the ousting of longtime president Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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