VOA 60 is a 1 minute overview of the day's top news stories -- comprised of compelling video clips with simple captions. It is short, concise, and straight to the point so that viewers will be able to get their daily dose of news in less time.
South Sudan: After days of international pressure, Juba government says it will pull its forces from the Heglig oil fields seized from Sudan. Mali: Highest-ranking Tuareg in the Malian army, Colonel Gamou, says 500 of his men have taken positions in the North to defend area against Tuareg rebels. Angola: Chairman of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso, visits Angola to boost EU-Angola relations. Somalia: UN report says victims of sexual abuse and violence in Somaliland face stigma and ridicule in their communities. Egypt: Protesters in Tahrir Square demonstrate against ex-regime officials running for president and to demand the military hand over power to civilians. Kenya: Retail store chain Nakumatt looks to expand into southern and western Africa.