Rights groups slammed Sudan on Thursday for killing protesters demonstrating against fuel subsidy cuts, saying 50 people were shot dead in two days in the country`s worst riots since 1989.
A Nigerian lawmaker who led a probe into the nation`s fuel subsidy programme that saw billions of dollars lost through fraud has been charged with allegedly soliciting a USD 3 million bribe from someone targeted by the inquiry.
Day in Pics: 18th December
Showbiz World - December 18, 2014
Stardust Awards 2014