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Global Politics

Geo answer

Today's answer is the city of Kano in northern Nigeria. It's the country's third largest city, by area, and motorcycle drivers there are unhappy about a new law that requires them to wear helmets. Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with the BBC's Andrew Walter in Nigeria.

Global Politics

Obama's Guant-namo challenge

The World's Katy Clark reports on the challenges facing the Obama Administration in its push to close the Guant-namo Bay prison camp. Today a military judge agreed with a request from the new administration to put one Guant-namo trial on hold.

Global Politics

Turf battle in South Africa

South Africa is struggling to make post-apartheid land reform a reality. The World's Laura Lynch profiles one bitter dispute between some black villagers and a white farmer who all claim the same patch of land.