Famine killing tens of thousands in Boko Haram region -U.N.
"The tragedy of using the F word is that when you apply it it's too late"
UNICEF says 75,000 children could die in Nigeria hunger crisis
UN has called for military escorts for aid workers trying to reach areas affected by crisis
Hunger 'deadlier than violence' in Boko Haram-hit northeast Nigeria
"Civilians are not receiving aid, and find themselves trapped between Boko Haram and the military's operations"
Millions of Nigeriens to benefit from farming boost - U.S. aid agency
Niger is among the world's poorest countries and consistently ranked bottom of the U.N. Human Development Index
Indian welfare cuts led to deaths of 600 children from malnutrition, activist says
"We are not even 100 km from Mumbai, the big financial hub, yet we have children dying of hunger"
Serious concern in Somalia as 5 mln go hungry, UN says
Thousands of refugees have returned to Somalia from the world's largest refugee camp, Dadaab, in Kenya as the government plans to close it by November
INTERVIEW-South Sudanese stave off death with water lilies and goat bones
In Juba, vegetable traders are now cutting tomatoes in half to sell because some customers can no longer afford to buy a whole one
FACTBOX-From independence to starvation in the world's newest nation, South Sudan
An estimated 4.8 million people from a population of about 11 million are going hungry with about 40,000 people at risk of dying
Urgent action needed to stop southern Africa hunger crisis extending into 2017 - U.N.
"If we don't pay attention to this (crisis) now, this is going to cost a lot more, and be a lot worse in the future."