Burkina Faso Thu, 17 Nov 2022 11:42:57 GMTFrance Losing Its Grip on Former African Strongholds?
[allAfrica] Cape Town -- France seems to be losing the grip it once had on its former colonies, and the rift is growing every day.Sat, 19 Nov 2022 18:58:09 GMTRussia Pushes Military Diplomacy in Africa Amid Ukraine War
[DW] Troop training, arms sales and mercenaries are the pillars of Russia's security support in Africa. But analysts say the war in Ukraine has exposed the risks to African nations of relying on Russian military support.Wed, 09 Nov 2022 13:46:43 GMTECOWAS Launches Education Support Programme in Ouagadougou
[GhanaToday] The ECOWAS Commission through its Department of Human Development and Social Affairs (DHDSA) has launched a support programme for Education in countries with emergencies in the Region.Fri, 11 Nov 2022 07:43:56 GMTJihadism and Military Takeovers in West Africa - Burkina Faso Coup Highlights the Links
[The Conversation Africa] The West African sub-region at the southern edge of the Sahara Desert has recently attracted significant attention. The main reasons have been an increase in violent extremism and what appear to be manifestations of democrat...Fri, 04 Nov 2022 13:35:14 GMTNigeria's Deadly Conflicts Over Water and Grazing Pasture Are Escalating - Here's Why
[The Conversation Africa] Violence in the Sahel is escalating, killing more than 11,000 people in Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso since 2012. Such conflict has emerged for a number of reasons, including religious insurgencies and access to water and gra...