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

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Russia to increase military presence in Central African Republic

With an arms embargo in place on the Central African Republic, Russia is ready to send military trainers to the country.

Russia to increase military presence in Central African Republic

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Central African Republic calls on Russia to train its army

The army is helpless as it deals with an arms embargo and 14 militia groups fighting for control.

Central African Republic calls on Russia to train its army

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Central African Republic: Leader of Seleka fighters speaks up

'General Force' looks too powerful to be arrested as he is well-protected by determined young men who have nothing to lose.

Central African Republic: Leader of Seleka fighters speaks up

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Central African Republic: A crisis forgotten by everyone, except Russia

While the West remains complacent and aloof towards the humanitarian crisis, Russia steps in.

Central African Republic: A crisis forgotten by everyone, except Russia

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Ivory Coast civil war survivors demand justice

Torture victims bear psychological scars seven years after the end of the second civil war in Ivory Coast.

Ivory Coast civil war survivors demand justice

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Central African Republic refugees start returning home

In a country torn by sectarian violence, Muslims and Christians are learning to live side by side again.

Central African Republic refugees start returning home

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Central African Republic: Humanitarian crisis continues

Thousands of people forced from their homes find they are trapped by the sectarian violence in the Central African Republic.

Central African Republic: Humanitarian crisis continues

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Ivory Coast teachers launch strike over pay, conditions

Police officers and civil servants are also threatening to walk out in protest, seeking wage parity.

Ivory Coast teachers launch strike over pay, conditions

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Ivory Coast's 'devil's milk' at centre of US-China trade war

Africa's largest exporter of rubber rocked after Trump's tariffs on China, the largest manufacturer of rubber goods.

Ivory Coast's 'devil's milk' at centre of US-China trade war

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Senegal overfishing leaves an industry in crisis

Huge trawlers off the coast of Senegal are endangering natural resources and a traditional way of life.

Senegal overfishing leaves an industry in crisis

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Trachoma: Senegal's struggle to contain the disease

Losing your sight, losing your life, How an infectious disease that causes blindness can be cured.

Trachoma: Senegal's struggle to contain the disease

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Senegal faces water shortage crisis

Some 25 percent of Senegal's population lacks basic access to water, but some fear the government's solution could make matters worse.

Senegal faces water shortage crisis