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Ivorian angst; Burkinabé fear

In his regular coverage of West Africa, Desmond Davies reports on what appears to be the selective jailing of supporters of the former President of …

Jitters for the rich

Nigerian property owners in the UK face nervous times as the government demands to know the source of funds; Liberia’s Johnson Sirleaf wins the Ibrahim …

Inside Boko Haram

As Boko Haram’s deadly insurgency spills out of Nigeria’s borders, we sent James Schneider to one of the affected regions – Cameroon’s far north.