West Africa

Videos

VICE News Tonight on HBO
3:50

The majority of migrants entering Italy aren’t refugees

The refugee crisis is escalating in Italy, where the majority of migrants are now coming from West Africa.
Black Market
24:07

New Jersey Drive

In Newark NJ, unemployment and lack of hope turns a tradition of joyriding stolen cars into an international criminal operation.
Black Market / Clip
2:25

Justifying the Crime: New Jersey’s Carjacking Crews

Mike meets with a young carjacking crew, who show him a car they just stole and talk about how they justify their crimes.
Black Market / Clip
0:52

Whatever It Takes: New Jersey’s Carjacking Crews

Mike meets with a carjacking crew, who admit they have no problem shooting you for your car.
Black Market / Clip
1:17

The Man Who Saved Michael K. Williams

Mike meets with the man he credits with turning his life around, Reverend Ronald B. Christian. Reverend Christian passed away in Dec. 2015.
Politics of Food
21:15

The Underground World of Illegal Smokies

Ben Ferguson investigates the UK’s growing illegal trade in "smokies," West African delicacies that have been outlawed in Europe since 1987.
VICE on HBO
29:26

Evolution of a Plague & Campus Coverup

Danny Gold goes to West Africa to see how people there have stepped up to gain control of the Ebola outbreak & Gianna Toboni visits American campuses to see what's really going on, and why so few students feel that their safety is schools' real priority.
On The Line
28:21

Kayla Ruble Discusses the Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

Kayla Ruble joined On the Line to discuss the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and the global response to the spread of the virus.
VICE on HBO
29:34

Lines in the Sand & Outsourcing Embryos

VICE explores the trafficking hotspots of South America and Africa. Then, we look at the boom in one of the world's newest billion-dollar industries: gestational surrogacy.
VICE News Specials
29:19

The Fight Against Ebola

VICE News traveled to Monrovia to spend time with those on the front lines of the ebola outbreak.
VICE News Specials / Clip
8:41

The Fight Against Ebola (Part 1)

VICE News went to Liberia, the center of the Ebola epidemic, to spend time on the front lines of the fight against the disease.