Archive for Category: "West Africa"

At least 30 killed in Nigeria despite “truce”

At least 30 killed in Nigeria despite “truce”

At least 25 suspected Boko Haram insurgents were killed in clashes between soldiers and the Islamist militants in northeast Nigeria

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

French forces detain suspects in Mali

French forces detain suspects in Mali

French forces have detained three men and seized a large cache of arms which they believe were linked to a recent

Nigéria: Boko Haram rompt la trêve

Nigéria: Boko Haram rompt la trêve

Le cessez-le-feu avec Boko Haram annoncé par les autorités nigérianes vendredi est mis en doute. Plusieurs attaques meurtrières ont été perpétrées par de présumés islamistes dans l’extrême nord-est du pays. En dépit d’un accord de cessez-le-feu annoncé par les autorités nigérianes vendredi, les violences se poursuivent dans le pays. Ce dimanche, des témoignages faisaient également [...]

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

Senegalese peacekeeper killed in Mali

Senegalese peacekeeper killed in Mali

A Senegalese United Nations peacekeeper was killed on Tuesday when military camp in the northern Malian town of Kidal was hit by rocket

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

Nine UN peacekeepers killed in Mali

Nine UN peacekeepers killed in Mali

Nine United Nations peacekeepers in Mali were killed in an ambush on their convoy on Friday,

Nigeria: le leader de Boko Haram en vie

Nigeria: le leader de Boko Haram en vie

Le leader de Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, a assuré être toujours en vie dans une vidéo ce jeudi.

Protesters in eastern Libya close second oilfield

Protesters in eastern Libya close second oilfield

Protesters blocking Libya’s Abu Attifel oilfield closed another field, blocked a road and seized a company plane,

Niger issues arrest warrant for Hama Amadou

Niger issues arrest warrant for Hama Amadou

Niger has issued an arrest warrant for the parliament speaker, a leading opposition figure who fled the country after being sought for

Sierra Leone quarantines three more districts

Sierra Leone has put three more districts under indefinite quarantine in a bid to fight Ebola,

Nigeria: le leader de Boko Haram tué?

Nigeria: le leader de Boko Haram tué?

L’armée nigériane dit avoir tué l’homme qui est apparu dans plusieurs vidéos, se présentant comme le chef de Boko Haram.

Nigeria: Ebola éradiqué

Nigeria: Ebola éradiqué

Mercredi, le ministère de la Santé du Nigeria a annoncé qu’il n’y a plus de patient en observation dans le cadre de la lutte contre l’épidémie d’Ebola.

Guinée: un nouveau foyer de Ebola

Guinée: un nouveau foyer de Ebola

Un nouveau foyer de la fièvre Ebola s’est déclaré à Dalaba, une localité située à environ 400 km au sud de Conakry.