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Burkina Faso: Compaoré en fuite?

Burkina Faso: Compaoré en fuite?

L’armée a pris le contrôle de la situation en annonçant la dissolution du gouvernement et en instaurant une transition

Guy Scott is the new Zambia’s leader

Guy Scott is the new Zambia’s leader

Zambia’s Guy Scott became Africa’s first white head of state in 20 years on Wednesday after the president,

Zambia’s president Sata dies in London

Zambia’s president Sata dies in London

Zambian President Michael Sata, an abrasive figure nicknamed ‘King Cobra’ because of his venomous tongue, has died in London where he had been receiving medical treatment,

China’s CNPC agrees to pay $400 mln

China’s CNPC agrees to pay $400 mln

China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) has agreed to pay $400 million in compensation to settle an environmental dispute with Chad,

Rwanda: la BBC bientôt exclue?

Rwanda: la BBC bientôt exclue?

Le Parlement rwandais a voté en faveur de l’interdiction de la BBC dans le pays, suite à un documentaire sur le génocide de 1994.

Mali: premier cas d’Ebola enregistré

Mali: premier cas d’Ebola enregistré

Le Mali a enregistré son premier cas confirmé d’Ebola. Il s’agit d’une fillette de deux ans, qui a été

Côte d’Ivoire: report du procès de S Gbagbo

Côte d’Ivoire: report du procès de S Gbagbo

Le procès de l’ex-Première dame Simone Gbagbo et de ses 82 co-accusés, prévu mercredi à Abidjan, a été reporté sine die.

Nigeria talks with Boko Haram

Nigeria talks with Boko Haram

Nearly a week after Nigeria announced a ceasefire deal with Boko Haram, which it said would include the release of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist group,

Nigéria: Ebola éradiqué

Nigéria: Ebola éradiqué

L’Organisation mondiale de la santé (OMS) a officiellement déclaré lundi que le Nigeria est parvenu à éradiquer totalement l’épidémie

Ebola spreads in Sierra Leone

Ebola spreads in Sierra Leone

Ebola has killed at least two people in what was the last remaining district in Sierra Leone unaffected by the virus

One more Blast in Cairo

A homemade bomb exploded near the Supreme Court in downtown Cairo on Tuesday night, injuring 12 people

Ban Ki-moon makes surprise visit to Libya

Ban Ki-moon makes surprise visit to Libya

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon flew to Tripoli on Saturday to urge the warring factions fighting for control of Libya

27 hostages freed in Cameroon

27 hostages freed in Cameroon

Twenty-seven hostages seized by militant group Boko Haram in Cameroon in May and July have been released,

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Ouganda: un virus fait surface

Une personne est morte de la fièvre hémorragique Marburg, un virus similaire à celui d’Ebola. Et 80 autres personnes ont été placées en quarantaine, selon les autorités sanitaires ougandaises.

121 Ebola deaths in a single day in Sierra Leone

121 Ebola deaths in a single day in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone recorded 121 deaths from Ebola and scores of new infections in one of the single deadliest days since the disease