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

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

Africa

Guinea-Bissau drugs: Raid intercepts 800kg of cocaine

Police in Guinea-Bissau has seized a consignment of nearly 800kg of cocaine that was destined for Mali.

Guinea-Bissau drugs: Raid intercepts 800kg of cocaine

Africa

Guinea-Bissau 2019 legislative elections: Poll results soon

The future of the party that has ruled Guinea-Bissau for the last 45 years hangs in the balance.

Guinea-Bissau 2019 legislative elections: Poll results soon

Africa

UN: Burkina Faso facing full-blown humanitarian crisis

Attacks by armed groups and sectarian violence have forced tens of thousands from their homes in the past two months.

UN: Burkina Faso facing full-blown humanitarian crisis

Africa

Burkina Faso showcases African films at festival

African cinema is a growing market, estimated to be worth two billion dollars a year, and the Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou is showing off more than 160 examples.

Burkina Faso showcases African films at festival

Africa

Voters await official result in Senegal presidential election

Vote counting under way as Senegal's prime minister suggests Macky win amid accusations of biased process.

Voters await official result in Senegal presidential election

Senegal

Senegal votes with incumbent president Sall confident of win

President Macky Sall is widely expected to win re-election after two of his main rivals were barred from running.

Senegal votes with incumbent president Sall confident of win