Confused situation in Burkina Faso amidst mutinies and coup attempt. Le Monde Omega FM AlJazeera
Local elections in Senegal: the opposition wins in Dakar and Ziguinchor. Le Monde AfricaNews RFI REUTERS
French soldier killed in Mali. France Info VOA France24
Cameroon: 17 Die in Capital City Explosion Caused by Fire. VOA AlJazeera
DRC: President Tshisekedi faces critical year ahead as elections loom. The East African
Mediapart accuse le milliardaire Vincent Bolloré d’avoir corrompu les présidents du Togo et de la Guinée. Le Courrier du Soir
As Africa Cup of Nations plays on in Cameroon, taxi drivers fear violence. RFI
This ‘Plastic Man’ Has a Cape and a Superhero’s Mission: Cleaning Up Senegal. NYTimes
Tensions between Morocco and Algeria over Western Sahara. The Africa Report RFI
Togo’s Covid-21 digital stimulus programme offers an innovative solution. Bloomberg The Conversation
Burkina Faso: at least 20 killed in an attack in Soum province. RFI
Thousands rally in DRC capital against electoral commission pick AlJazeera
Poverty, hunger, and deforestation: the dire consequences of climate change in Madagascar. Africa News The Guardian Sky News
Le Monde analyses jihadist groups’ videos to understand their methods in the Sahel. “Sahel : ce que les vidéos de djihadistes révèlent de leurs armes et de leurs méthodes”. Le Monde
Diplomatic tensions continue between Mali and France. Political analysis by Boubacar Haidara on Afrique XXI.
Documentary: “Restituer? L’Afrique en quête de ses chefs-d’œuvre” by Nora Philippe. This film addresses how African art pieces ended up in European museums and contributes to current debates about their restitutions to their countries of origin. To stream for free on Arte.tv by 26/04/2022.