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I question France’s motives, says Burkina Faso’s defence minister
I question France’s motives, says Burkina Faso’s defence minister
At Ellis Park Stadium, as he observed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s inauguration — as he watched the fighter jets scream overhead, and the...
Mali's security crisis: A cycle of exploitation and corruption
Mali's security crisis: A cycle of exploitation and corruption
The latest massacre of Fulani villagers in central Mali has highlighted the dramatic collapse of a once peaceful state. Despite a strong...
Malian leader vows security as massacre toll hits 160
Malian leader vows security as massacre toll hits 160
Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita vowed on Monday to beef up...
Mali sacks senior army officers, dissolves militia after massacre
Mali sacks senior army officers, dissolves militia after massacre
Mali's government on Sunday announced the sacking of senior military officers and the dissolution of a militia, a day after the massacre of more...
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
The United Nations is winning the war in Mali
“If you don’t see a bunker, just lay down and wait for the explosion.”
What do teachers really ‘make’?
What do teachers really ‘make’?
I began my working life as a teacher and at a function a few weeks ago hosted by a friend, a guest — one of those “new money” types...
Keita re-elected Mali president by a landslide
Keita re-elected Mali president by a landslide
Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been elected for a second five-year term after winning a runoff ballot by a landslide, according to...
Salute to a giant African academic
Salute to a giant African academic
Samir Amin (1931-2018)
Mali opposition candidate vows to reject presidential election results
Mali opposition candidate vows to reject presidential election results
Malian opposition candidate Soumaila Cisse said Monday that he would reject the results of a presidential runoff against...
Mali counts votes after poll worker slain
Mali counts votes after poll worker slain
Vote counting was underway across Mali on Monday after a tense presidential runoff marked by violence, polling station closures and low turnout....
Mali in presidential runoff in shadow of security crisis
Mali in presidential runoff in shadow of security crisis
Malians were voting on Sunday in a presidential runoff likely to see Ibrahim Boubacar Keita returned to office despite criticism of his handling of...

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