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Mon, 15 Jan 2018 04:00:05 GMT
A Dozen Shades of Khaki - Counter-Insurgency Operations in the Sahel
[IRIN] Dakar -The region has never been so militarised. Here's an overview of the international players in uniform.

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 04:00:03 GMT
Closing Africa's Wealth Gap
[Africa Renewal] From "Africa Reeling" to "Africa Rising," there's a new narrative for the African continent, now showing promising signs of sustainable growth under more stable governments.

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:55:50 GMT
For U.S.$6 a Month, Child Trafficking Nearly Halted in Hotspot
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Giving poor families just $6 a month has significantly reduced child trafficking in parts of the West African country of Benin where there is a longstanding practice of exploiting children for labour in fields and ...

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:15:35 GMT
Harnessing the Power of Economic Diversification
[IMF] Speech by Christine Lagarde, IMF Managing DirectorChamber of Commerce, Cotonou, December 12, 2017December 12, 2017

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 09:01:57 GMT
'We Take Our Pregnant Wives to Benin Republic'
[Daily Trust] Ilorin -Ywruyo Yusuf has been living in Bukuro, a border village in Baruten local government area of Kwara state for more than 30 years "but I have not witnessed any government presence in the area, and I feel Nigeria and the Kwara Stat...

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