Video: A Bad Year For Commodities

As the year draws to a close, Kirsty Basset looks at how commodities took a beating in 2015, and asks what might be in store next year.


Edgar Lungu

Can God Save Zambia?

The southern African nation held a day of prayer Sunday, seeking spiritual intervention amid economic woes. But many say the country will need more than prayers.
Mining in Katanga province, DRC

Measles Outbreak Ravages Southeast Congo

A measles outbreak in southeast Democratic Republic of Congo has killed at least 428 people and infected some 30,000 others since the start of this year, the U.N. said Friday.