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Coumba Sylla

Coumba Sylla

    Cobain 'shooter' homes in on Senegal
    Cobain 'shooter' homes in on Senegal
    Best known for taking the last professional images of musician Kurt Cobain before his suicide, French photographer Youri Lenquette’s newest...
    Ten years on, little justice in Senegal shipwreck disaster
    Ten years on, little justice in Senegal shipwreck disaster
    Senegal on Wednesday marks the 10th anniversary of the...
    Mali waits for junta to stand down after president resigns
    Mali waits for junta to stand down after president resigns
    Mali waited anxiously on Monday to see if the military junta that seized power on March 22 would restore democracy after the toppled president...
    Consequences of coup falls on Mali's interim leader
    Consequences of coup falls on Mali's interim leader
    Mali's President Amadou Toumani Toure, toppled in a military coup last month, formally resigned on Sunday, paving the way for the departure of the...
    Diplomats kidnapped in Mali as chaos continues
    Diplomats kidnapped in Mali as chaos continues
    Armed Islamists stormed the Algerian consulate in north eastern Mali and abducted seven diplomats on Thursday amid fears that al-Qaeda-linked...
    Islamists gain ground in troubled Mali
    Islamists gain ground in troubled Mali
    Islamists gained ground in northern Mali, jostling with Tuareg rebels for control of the vast desert region as the troubled nation's military...
    Website helps people living with HIV find love online
    Website helps people living with HIV find love online
    South African Ben Sassman admits his bid to help a lonely friend living with HIV/Aids started out as a "feel-good project for myself" but is now an...
    Ballet catches on in South Africa's townships
    Ballet catches on in South Africa's townships
    A famed South African former dancer and his ex-ballerina wife have opened up a new world and possible career prospects for children from Cape...
    Illicit diamond trade: diminishing returns
    Illicit diamond trade: diminishing returns
    Having been the best friends of some of the nastiest putschists and warmongers on the planet, diamonds are slowly but with considerable difficulty...