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The French African Connection
This series explores the dark and dramatic history of France's relationships with its former African colonies.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 11:22 GMT
Q&A: France's connections in Africa
Dr Lansine Kaba, a leading historian on Africa, discusses the status of French-African relations today.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 12:51 GMT
Commemorating African independence
Many of the architects of African independence never got a chance to see the fruits of their labour.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 15:07 GMT
Unspoken history: The last genocide of the 20th century
Despite evidence to the contrary, France still completely denies involvement in two of Africa's 20th century genocides.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2012 18:41 GMT
Imran faces his greatest test
If Imran Khan does get to lead Pakistan, he will face his greatest challenge ever, writes author.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2012 11:24 GMT
The historian recalls the day Senegal gained its independence and the hopes people held for its future.
Africa... States of Independence
Last updated: 05 Oct 2010 14:01 GMT
Journalism and 'the words of power'
The relationship between power and the media is about semantics, says Robert Fisk.
Last updated: 25 May 2010 09:41 GMT
Preview: Waiting at De Gaulle
A look into the surreal life of an Iranian living in an airport lounge.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2009 09:06 GMT
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