Wed, 03 Jun 2020 03:00:03 GMT
Govt Risks Inflaming Local Conflict With Military Strategy Against Islamists - Report
[allAfrica] The government of Niger risks inflaming local conflicts in a region bordering Mali by pursuing a primarily military strategy to counter attacks by Islamist militants, says a new report issued Wednesday.

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 23:01:32 GMT
Young people use radio to raise COVID-19 awareness in Mali
[Plan International] "Despite the prevention measures enacted by the government, people are struggling to respect them, which represents a great risk for the spread of the pandemic. This is mainly due to the lack of belief in the disease by people," ...

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 22:58:54 GMT
"We are all responsible for our community"
[Plan International] "I'm very exposed, I own a sewing shop. I serve everyone here, that's why I don't ignore the preventative measures. I don't want to be contaminated and I don't want to contaminate my family," says Kadiatou from Dioïla region in ...

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 04:27:16 GMT
Germany Extends Troop Deployment in Mali
[DW] Germany's troop deployment to Mali has been extended until 2021 under a mandate approved by the Bundestag. The Berlin government says the fight against jihadists in the Sahel is "very acute."

Sat, 30 May 2020 13:48:10 GMT
Thousands of Malian Refugees Flee Burkina Faso Camps After Attacks
[The New Humanitarian] Ouagadougou -'Refugees are now facing a dead end, stuck between violent extremism and a pandemic.'