Friday 19 April 2013 20:04
Mali interim president on Friday sought to reassure international partners the country fighting a war against radical Islamic fighters will be ready to hold democratic elections by July as promised.
Sunday 1 July 2012 10:25
At least 35 people died in clashes this week between Islamists and Tuareg rebels in the north Mali town of Gao, according to a new toll released yesterday by a medical source.
Sunday 17 June 2012 16:23
Explosions at three churches in Nigeria's northern Kaduna state killed at least seven people, leading furious Christian youths to drag Muslims out of their cars and kill them in retaliation.
Friday 15 June 2012 19:02
Representatives of an Islamist rebel group occupying northern Mali are headed to Burkina Faso to discuss the crisis in their country with mediator President Blaise Compaore.