A new epoch beckons for the resilient Sahel

The last ten years have not been easy for the Sahel, but surprisingly the region has exhibited remarkable resilience under […]

Mali coup: Bah Ndaw sworn in as civilian leader

Mali’s new president has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Ke├»ta. Former Defence Minister […]

IS claims responsibility for deadly Mali attacks on 50 soldiers

Friday's assault on a Malian military outpost in the eastern Menaka region near Niger killed 49 soldiers, wounded three and left 20 survivors.