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Where are Africa's leaders?
As no recipient is chosen for the Ibrahim Prize for African Leadership, we ask where the continent's role models are.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2013 10:34 GMT
Nigeria: On the brink of a food crisis?
Still reeling from the recent massive floods Nigeria faces the threat of a severe food shortage.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2013 20:02 GMT
Mali's president names new prime minister
Civil servant appointed less than 24 hours after former PM resigns under pressure from soldiers linked to March coup.
Last updated: 12 Dec 2012 07:12 GMT
Is Senegal's democracy at stake?
As President Wade fights to stay in power, we ask if the country can retain its reputation for peace and stability.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2012 10:33 GMT
Q&A: Senegal faces democratic test
Combination of incumbent set on holding on to power and weak opposition could tarnish Senegal's democratic credentials.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 05:12 GMT
Calm returns to Nigeria's Jos
State of emergency remains in areas hit by deadly attacks blamed on Islamist group Boko Haram.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2012 10:54 GMT
Liberia: A time to change perceptions?
After years of civil war, has the West African country cultivated enough democratic values to usher in a new era?
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 10:24 GMT
Liberia: In the shadows of civil war?
As Liberians prepare to go to the polls, we ask if the country has fully emerged from the shadows of violence.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 12:24 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire: The forgotten war?
Hundreds have been killed and thousands displaced, but the crisis has garnered little international attention.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2011 18:49 GMT
'African politics at a crossroads'
Al Jazeera speaks to journalist Ayo Johnson about the latest developments in Cote d'Ivoire.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2011 11:01 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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