Mali

 
Will a war on terror work in Africa?
Will a war on terror work in Africa?
To inspect every corner of the vast Sahara Desert and root out Islamic terrorist groups once and for all is near impossible. It could take...
Explainer: What is going on in Mali?
Explainer: What is going on in Mali?
After a week in which Europe was rocked by terrorism on the streets of Paris, gunmen entered the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako, the capital of Mali....
NGO in bid to secure release of SA hostage Steve McGowan
NGO in bid to secure release of SA hostage Steve McGowan
The South African humanitarian organisation Gift of the Givers is also trying to secure the release of Swedish national Johan Gustafson, who has been...
Successful Mali raid raises questions about SA hostage
Successful Mali raid raises questions about SA hostage
South African officials in Mali have been meeting Malian military commanders twice a month for the past three years to discuss the possible...
Fate of SA hostage captured in Mali remains unclear
Fate of SA hostage captured in Mali remains unclear
The freeing of Dutch hostage Sjaak Rijke by French soldiers in Mali on Monday has raised new questions over the fate of South African hostage Stephen...
Mali: More than 500 under observation for Ebola
Mali: More than 500 under observation for Ebola
Fearful of a surge of Ebola cases, Mali placed nearly 600 people under surveillance, as the country battles to contain the spread of the deadly...
Girl dies from Ebola in Mali, WHO fears exposure
Girl dies from Ebola in Mali, WHO fears exposure
A two-year-old girl who was Mali's first case of Ebola died on Friday, shortly after the World Health Organisation(WHO) warned that many people had...
Experimental Ebola vaccine trials begin in Africa
Experimental Ebola vaccine trials begin in Africa
Three people in Mali were injected with an experimental Ebola vaccine, the first such trial on African soil, the Health Ministry said Friday.
West and Central Africa to join forces against Boko Haram
West and Central Africa to join forces against Boko Haram
The Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) announced plans on Saturday to increase co-operation with Central African states in the battle...
Militants claim kidnap of missing Red Cross team in Mali
Militants claim kidnap of missing Red Cross team in Mali
The Red Cross said on Monday that one of its vehicles carrying five people went missing two days ago in northern Mali between the towns of Gao and...
Music ban beaten by desert blues
Music ban beaten by desert blues
Garba Touré and his guitar were a familiar sight on the streets of Diré, a dusty town on the banks on the Niger, upstream from...

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