Nicolas Haque

Nicolas Haque

Nicolas Haque is a based in Dakar, Senegal. Previously Al Jazeera's correspondent in Bangladesh from 2008-2013.

He's freelanced for over a decade, working in current affairs for TF1-French TV, CBC, ABCnews, BBC Asian Programmes Unit, Discovery and Channel 4 news in London. French of Bangladeshi parentage and raised in the United States, he holds an MA honours in Anthropology from the School of Oriental and African Studies, London

Africa

Gulf of Guinea: Nations to boost anti-piracy efforts

The largest gathering of African maritime officials ends with promises of cooperation to tackle piracy in the Gulf of Guinea.

Gulf of Guinea: Nations to boost anti-piracy efforts

Africa

West Africa economy: Leaders push for single currency ECO

West African leaders in Ivory Coast have agreed to roll out a single shared currency.

West Africa economy: Leaders push for single currency ECO

Africa

Cases of measles in Africa rise by 700 percent: UN body

World Health Organization says measles cases jump by 700 percent in parts of Africa as access to vaccines difficult.

Cases of measles in Africa rise by 700 percent: UN body

Africa

Mali peacekeeping: UN mission under pressure

West African leaders are looking for solutions to the rise of armed groups.

Mali peacekeeping: UN mission under pressure

Africa

Mali protests: Mourners call on president to resign

Despite the support of 20,000 UN and foreign troops, the president seems unable to bring the country together.

Mali protests: Mourners call on president to resign

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Burkina Faso ex-president offers to return to broker peace deal

Blaise Compaore led successful negotiations with armed groups in the past, but the government has no plans to allow him to return to the country.

Burkina Faso ex-president offers to return to broker peace deal

Africa

Burkina Faso attack: Church attackers still unknown

Burkina Faso is a Muslim-majority country but all of its presidents have so far been Christian.

Burkina Faso attack: Church attackers still unknown

Africa

Benin elections: Protesters call for president to resign

In Benin, protesters are still demanding the president resign after days of violent demonstrations.

Benin elections: Protesters call for president to resign

Africa

Benin post-election violence: Military patrol Cotonou streets

Uneasy standoff with soldiers in Benin, opposition call for international mediation after last week's election.

Benin post-election violence: Military patrol Cotonou streets

Africa

ICC investigates massacre in central Mali

An attack on villagers in Mali is being investigated for crimes against humanity.

ICC investigates massacre in central Mali

Mali

Mali warns of more turmoil if UN cuts peacekeeping forces

The mandate of UN mission is due for renewal in June but Canadian and Dutch peacekeepers are pulling out.

Mali warns of more turmoil if UN cuts peacekeeping forces

Africa

Mali conflict turning into multistate ethnic cleansing

The peacekeeping mission in Mali is already the deadliest in UN history and the violence is getting worse and spreading into Burkina Faso and Niger.

Mali conflict turning into multistate ethnic cleansing