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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
Pope Francis appoints his first new cardinals
Almost half of 19 new "princes of the Church" come from non-European countries, in a gesture to developing world.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2014 23:48 GMT
Vatican: The Holy See of shame?
As the UN condemns the Vatican's handling of the child abuse scandal, we ask if reforms can bring about real change.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 14:53 GMT
Looking for my Brother
A filmmaker travels to Ivory Coast to trace the journey of his brother who emigrated as a teenager and never came home.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 12:22 GMT
Pope names 19 new cardinals
Half of the pope's choices are from outside of Europe, with a shift to poorer and more southern countries.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 21:12 GMT
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