AJ Impact

Tanzania grants Chinese firms licences to build gold refineries

The move is part of a government effort to generate more revenue from Tanzania's mining industry.

Tanzania grants Chinese firms licences to build gold refineries

AJ Impact

Short Answer

New African currency: Will the 'ECO' replace the CFA franc?

The CFA franc's days could be numbered in West Africa.

New African currency: Will the 'ECO' replace the CFA franc?

Talk to Al Jazeera

UN envoy in Mali: Sahel crisis could spread to Europe

MINUSMA head Annadif warns about global security implications of the conflict in Mali, which is engulfing the region.

Mali

Attack on Fulani village in central Mali kills 23: Local mayor

At least 23 civilians have been killed and 300 missing in the troubled region in the latest round of ethnic violence.

Attack on Fulani village in central Mali kills 23: Local mayor

Podcast

How bloodshed in Mali's villages threatens the region

The fighting in the West African nation looks like a tribal conflict, but it is much bigger than that.

How bloodshed in Mali's villages threatens the region

Africa

Mali peacekeeping: UN mission under pressure

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

Africa

Thousands fleeing violence in Mali face food shortages

Forced to flee their homes because of violence, now tens of thousands of displaced people in central Mali face a new crisis.

Africa

The orphans of Mali's violence

Locals say the violence between the Fulani and Dogon ethnic groups is getting worse and no one knows how it will end.

Mali

Thousands of Malians demonstrate to demand end to massacres

There has been a swathe of mass killings this year, leading UN peacekeepers to declare a state of alert.

Thousands of Malians demonstrate to demand end to massacres

Mali

'They did ID checks and killed them in front of us'

It was the second time this month that Dogon villages have come under attack by suspected ethnic Fulani gunmen.

Mali attack: Forces deployed as survivors recall killings

Africa

Mali attacks: Villagers flee amid increasing violence

Militias connected to the Fulani and Dogon ethnic groups have attacked each others’ communities in recent months.

Mali

Gunmen 'kill dozens' in attack on two villages in central Mali

The attacks on Yoro and Gangafani 2 risk plunging the country deeper into a cycle of ethnic violence.

Gunmen 'kill dozens' in attack on two villages in central Mali

Africa

Mali: Anger over G5 Sahel headquarters transfer to Bamako

The G5 Sahel force includes Burkina Faso, Chad, Mauritania, Niger as well as Mali, and people in Bamako do not want its headquarters based there.

Africa

Mali: Fighting ongoing between herders and farmers

What lies behind the ethnic violence that has killed dozens of people in one village alone in central Mali.

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.