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Emma Farge

Emma Farge

    US to support Cameroon in Boko Haram fight
    US to support Cameroon in Boko Haram fight
    The United States will help Cameroon's army secure equipment to fight Boko Haram, its embassy in Cameroon said on Wednesday, as the country deepens...
    Ebola cases fall sharply in Sierra Leone
    Ebola cases fall sharply in Sierra Leone
    A military-style operation to fight Ebola in Sierra Leone has helped dramatically reduce new cases in what health officials say is a major step...
    ICC announces preliminary investigation into CAR crimes
    ICC announces preliminary investigation into CAR crimes
    "The plight of civilians in CAR since September 2012 has gone from bad to worse," said International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor...
    Central African Republic names new prime minister
    Central African Republic names new prime minister
    Central African Republic's new interim president Catherine Samba-Panza has named Andre Nzapayeke, a former official of the African Development...
    Glencore raises offer for Xstrata to salvage deal
    Glencore raises offer for Xstrata to salvage deal
    The merger appeared to be heading for the rocks after Xstrata shareholder Qatar held out for more.
    Nigeria coast braces for worst oil spill in 13 years
    Nigeria coast braces for worst oil spill in 13 years
    Nigerian authorities were putting emergency measures in place on Thursday to prevent an oil spill from a Royal Dutch Shell facility, the biggest...
    Turkey's Erdogan hopes to reap dividends from Libya
    Turkey's Erdogan hopes to reap dividends from Libya
    Turkey's prime minister heads to Libya on Friday, a day after the French and British leaders won a hero's welcome there for helping to overthrow...