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A new life-saving drug is injecting hope into the fight against severe malaria in Nigeria.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 15:11 GMT
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
Artisanal gold mining is risky and leads to labour shortages in small scale farming.
William G Moseley
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 14:21 GMT
'Algeria can punch above their weight'
African nation can put their past World Cup disappointment behind and progress, according to defender Carl Medjani.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 14:07 GMT
Malian armed groups agree to talk peace
Three armed movements from north Mali seek "definitive" solution with Bamako government to end decades of instability.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 13:37 GMT
Tens of thousands attend Burkina Faso protest
Protesters voice opposition to referendum that would allow Blaise Campaore to extend his presidential term.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2014 01:34 GMT
African states hold emergency security summit
West African leaders in Ghana to discuss regional threats as Mali and Nigeria struggle to rein in armed groups.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 11:20 GMT
France to 'fight terrorism' from Ivory Coast
Ivory Coast to become France's main hub to combat fighters across the Sahel region, French foreign minister says.
Last updated: 10 May 2014 08:37 GMT
Injecting hope into the fight against malaria
Access to life-saving anti-malaria drugs is improving and the first vaccine against the disease may be on the way.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 13:50 GMT
Rally calls on Burkina Faso president to run
Rally comes after defections of ruling party officials over worries President Blaise Compaore would seek re-election.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 01:05 GMT
Mali urges return of refugees
More than half a million people were displaced by violence between government forces and Tuareg rebels in 2012.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 03:29 GMT
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