• African migrant workers stranded in Libya gather to talk at a refugee camp set up by a Turkish company in Benghazi

    100,000 Africans may pour into Niger from Libya: UN

    The United Nations (UN) has warned that up to100,000 African migrants may seek to escape strife-torn Libya and cross into poverty-stricken Niger in the next few weeks, fearing they may be killed by anti-Gaddafi Libyans who believe they are mercenaries.