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West Africa 'should decriminalise drugs'
Report by regional commission, including ex-Nigeria president, says current drug policies causing public health crisis.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 08:08 GMT
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
The business of good governance
Mo Ibrahim and his daughter Hadeel discuss the need to brand Africa by its good leaders, not just its failed ones.
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 06:58 GMT
Cape Verde recognised for economic leadership
Island state was the second African nation to "graduate" from the ranks of the world's least developed countries.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2011 13:06 GMT
Cape Verde's Pires wins leadership award
Ex-president is first to get Mo Ibrahim award for African governance, the world's biggest individual prize, since 2008.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 22:49 GMT
Pires wins African governance prize
Former president of Cape Verde recognised for his "democratic credentials" and leadership of African nation.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2011 12:14 GMT
No progress in Cote d'Ivoire talks
African leaders fail to persuade the incumbent president to cede power to rival Alassane Ouattara.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2011 02:23 GMT
African pressure mounts on Gbagbo
Leaders launch fresh push for diplomatic solution to Cote d'Ivoire deadlock while not ruling out military option.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 19:56 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire set for crisis talks
African leaders launch fresh push for diplomatic solution to political crisis in the West African country.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2011 01:45 GMT
Envoys to return to Cote d'Ivoire
West African leaders say military option is off the table for the moment, as incumbent president mulls his options.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2010 19:23 GMT
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