Archive for Category: "West Africa"

Car bomb kills at least 10 in Nigeria

Car bomb kills at least 10 in Nigeria

A car bomb killed at least 10 people at a crowded bus stop in the northeast Nigerian city of Gombe

Burkina Faso: Compaoré démissionne

Burkina Faso: Compaoré démissionne

Blaise Compaoré s’est finalement résigné à quitter le pouvoir. Dans un communiqué signé par la présidence lu à la télévision nationale,

China to send elite army unit in Liberia

China to send elite army unit in Liberia

China will dispatch an elite unit from the People’s Liberation Army to help Ebola-hit Liberia, the Foreign Ministry

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

20 Islamists killed in clash in Mali

20 Islamists killed in clash in Mali

France said on Wednesday a French soldier and about 20 Islamist militants were killed during a fierce clash

Burkina Faso: manifestation gigantesque

Burkina Faso: manifestation gigantesque

Des affrontements entre des jeunes gens et la police ont été enregistrés mardi dans certains quartiers de Ouagadougou.

Gunmen kill German citizen in southwest Nigeria

Gunmen kill German citizen in southwest Nigeria

Gunmen attacked the vehicles of a German worker and sub-contractor for a construction company in southwest Nigeria’s Ogun state, shooting

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,

Bomb blast kills five in Nigeria

Bomb blast kills five in Nigeria

A bomb exploded at a bus station in northern Nigeria’s Bauchi state late on Wednesday, killing at least five

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.