Andrew Walker

Global Politics

Greek PM asks Germany for assistance

Mark Lowen filed a report from Athens about how Greeks are coping with what Panpandreou called 'the largest fiscal consolidation in a single year [of any eurozone member]." Andrew Walker reports on how Merkel's support of Greece is playing in Germany.


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.