11 Feb 2020
Jihadists have killed at least 30 people and abducted women and children in a raid in northeast Nigeria's restive Borno state, a regional government spokesman said on Monday. Also, a French appeal court fines Teodorin Obiang, Equatorial Guinea's vice-president, 30 million euros for plundering state coffers to pay for fast cars and mansions in France. And finally, FRANCE 24 heads to the Sudanese city of Atbara ten months after the fall of Omar al-Bashir.
12 Jan 2020
Heads of state from West Africa and France will be meeting in Pau, France on Monday, to find new strategies against jihadists in the Sahel. But resistance to the presence of French troops in the region is growing.
28 Sep 2019
Action Against Hunger says abducted aid worker killed by jihadists in Nigeria
22 Jul 2019
The relatives of the victims of an ambush by suspected jihadists on a humanitarian convoy in northeast Nigeria's Borno state are "in shock". Six people went missing and one driver was killed during the ambush on July 19, according to aid group Action Against Hunger.
2 Jul 2019
EU counter-terror chief on battling the virtual caliphate and what to do with children of jihadists.
15 May 2019
Thousands of residents have fled their village in northeast Nigeria's Borno state, fearing renewed attacks by Boko Haram after a recent raid by the jihadists.
28 Apr 2019
The secret brigade of Syrian refugees hunting jihadists in Europe.
14 Aug 2017
Suspected jihadists killed at least 18 people and wounded several during a raid on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital overnight but security forces shot dead both attackers and freed people trapped inside the building.
29 Jul 2017
Suspected Boko Haram militants released a video on Saturday (July 29) showing three kidnapped members of an oil exploration team in north eastern Nigeria, one of whom asks the government to reduce the use of force against the jihadists.