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

Senegal protests: A call for free and fair elections

Senegal's opposition parties have been protesting in a call for free and fair elections ahead of the 2019 presidential vote.

Senegal protests: A call for free and fair elections

Senegal

Trans-African railway line hopes to boost regional trade

The African Union has an ambitious plan to connect the port of Dakar in West Africa to the port of Djibouti in East Africa, linking 10 countries, many of them landlocked.

Trans-African railway line hopes to boost regional trade

Africa

Global push to have every child in school by 2030

French President Emmanuel Macron says education is the most important way to ensure security and progress.

Global push to have every child in school by 2030

Ethiopia

African migration on the agenda ahead of AU summit

African Union leaders are set to discuss ways to tackle the flow of refugees and migrants to Europe.

African migration on the agenda ahead of AU summit

Senegal

Senegal: Army targets rebel hideouts in Casamance region

The offensive was prompted by the murder of 14 villagers in a suspected illegal-timber-trafficking dispute last week, but the rebels are denying responsibility for the massacre.

Senegal: Army targets rebel hideouts in Casamance region

Africa

Senegalese startup brings financial solution to poor women

More than 2.5 billion people worldwide don't have a bank account. a small financial technology startup in Senegal, is hoping to change that by combining age-old saving practices with new technology.

Senegalese startup brings financial solution to poor women

Africa

Senegal qualifies for FIFA 2018 in Russia

The 2002 FIFA World Cup quarter-finalists Senegal have qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Senegal qualifies for FIFA 2018 in Russia

Africa

Senegal rebels: Astron's mining plans 'an act of war'

Rebels in southern Senegal say an Australian company's plans to mine for zircon, a rare mineral used for making mobile phones and nuclear power plants, amounts to "an act of war".

Senegal rebels: Astron's mining plans 'an act of war'

Africa

UN chief calls for peace in Central African Republic

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling on militia groups in Central African Republic to put down their weapons.

UN chief calls for peace in Central African Republic

Africa

UN chief calls to disarm armed groups in Central African Republic

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling for militia groups to put down their weapons in violence-plagued Central African Republic.

UN chief calls to disarm armed groups in Central African Republic

Central African Republic

UN chief visits areas of conflict in Central African Republic

The UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has visited one of the regions worst affected by the increasing violence in Central African Republic.

UN chief visits areas of conflict in Central African Republic
UN chief in CAR: Peacekeepers accused of sexual abuse