Air Algerie Plane Crashes in Mali - Report

Updated: Fri 25 Jul, 09:13 am

There have been no reports of survivors. read more »

Global Leaders Pledge Billions for Sahel

Updated: Tue 5 Nov, 12:45 pm

Global leaders have pledged over $8 billion to boost economic growth in the Sahel region of West Africa as they begin a United Nations-led visit to an area that has suffered for decades from … read more »

Is Burkina Faso's Compaoré On Way Out?

Updated: Fri 17 Jan, 05:37 am

Having been in power since 1987, analysts say there are several signs that the country may soon experience a political turnover that will end President Blaise Compaore's 26-year rule. read more »