Elise Knutsen

Elise Knutsen

Politics

Deaths of protesters herald Guinea's election

More than 50 people have died in escalating ethnic-political violence ahead of the West African nation's June poll.

Deaths of protesters herald Guinea's election

Politics

Senegal steps closer to try ex-Chad leader

New court inaugurated to investigate and possibly try former dictator accused of torturing and murdering dissidents.

Senegal steps closer to try ex-Chad leader

Politics

Senegal investigation sparks fear of violence

Scrutiny of corruption allegations immersing son of former president stokes fears of violent retribution.

Senegal investigation sparks fear of violence