Mali unrest: Displaced people afraid to go back home

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali unrest: Displaced people afraid to go back home” – below is their description. More than 350,000 people had to flee their homes in Mali in 2020, according to the Norwegian Refugee Council, and aid agencies say a humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding in areas out of their … Read more Mali unrest: Displaced people afraid to go back home

Senegal army captures MFDC rebel bases in Casamance region

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Senegal army captures MFDC rebel bases in Casamance region” – below is their description. Senegal’s army says it has captured rebel bases in the south. It is the latest offensive against an armed group that wants to create an independent state in the southern Casamance region. Senegal … Read more Senegal army captures MFDC rebel bases in Casamance region

Mali scientists call for locally made inoculations

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali scientists call for locally made inoculations” – below is their description. In Mali, as in many other African countries, only a fraction of the promised COVID-19 vaccines has been delivered. But scientists there say they have a solution to get shots into arms quicker. Al Jazeers’s … Read more Mali scientists call for locally made inoculations

Mali military coup supporters call for Russian military support

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali military coup supporters call for Russian military support” – below is their description. Supporters of Mali’s military rulers are calling for help from Russia after France suspended joint operations with the army. They say it is time for a new partner on the battlefield to combat … Read more Mali military coup supporters call for Russian military support

Assimi Goita: Mali military leader sworn in as interim president

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Assimi Goita: Mali military leader sworn in as interim president” – below is their description. Mali’s military commander Assimi Goita has been sworn into office as the new interim president despite an international diplomatic backlash over his second power grab in nine months. Goita dismissed civilian interim … Read more Assimi Goita: Mali military leader sworn in as interim president

Mali’s M5 opposition rallies in support of military gov’t

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali’s M5 opposition rallies in support of military gov’t” – below is their description. Thousands of people in Mali’s capital have come out to show their support for the military as it faces an international backlash over last month’s coup. It was the first rally backing Colonel … Read more Mali’s M5 opposition rallies in support of military gov’t

Mali turmoil and unrest escalate after coup

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali turmoil and unrest escalate after coup” – below is their description. Mali’s interim president, Colonel Assimi Goita, is expected to take the oath in the coming hours. Mali’s coup leaders have been under growing pressure from the international community since their takeover, with the African Union … Read more Mali turmoil and unrest escalate after coup

ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months” – below is their description. West African leaders from the regional group ECOWAS have suspended Mali from the bloc but did not impose new sanctions as they were afraid of worsening the country’s security situation. They met interim … Read more ECOWAS suspends Mali over second coup in nine months

Mali’s new President Assimi Goita to attend ECOWAS meeting about coup

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali’s new President Assimi Goita to attend ECOWAS meeting about coup” – below is their description. West African leaders are scrambling to respond to the political crisis in Mali, after the colonel behind a military coup this week was named the new interim president. Assimi Goita takes … Read more Mali’s new President Assimi Goita to attend ECOWAS meeting about coup

Mali court appoints Assimi Goita as interim president

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali court appoints Assimi Goita as interim president” – below is their description. Mali’s constitutional court has named the colonel who led a military coup this week as the nation’s interim leader. In his first statement since seizing power, Assimi Goita has promised to hold a hand … Read more Mali court appoints Assimi Goita as interim president

Mali’s military says transitional leaders released

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali’s military says transitional leaders released” – below is their description. Mali’s military says the president and prime minister, detained since this week’s coup, have been released from detention after agreeing to resign. But neither has been seen yet. Colonel Assimi Goita – one of the military … Read more Mali’s military says transitional leaders released

Mali’s former coup leader takes power after president’s arrest

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mali’s former coup leader takes power after president’s arrest” – below is their description. Mali’s interim vice president, Colonel Assimi Goita says he removed the transitional president and prime minister from power because they left him out of discussions to form a new government. Goïta says President … Read more Mali’s former coup leader takes power after president’s arrest

Hundreds in Senegal hold protests in support of the Palestinians

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Hundreds in Senegal hold protests in support of the Palestinians” – below is their description. Hundreds in Senegal are gathering in the nation’s square. They want to see Palestinian people treated with dignity. Al Jazeera’s Nicolas Haque was at a demonstration in Dakar, Senegal. – Al Jazeera … Read more Hundreds in Senegal hold protests in support of the Palestinians

Why are so many Africans leery of COVID vaccines?

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Why are so many Africans leery of COVID vaccines?” – below is their description. Africa has received 32 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines, about 18 million have made it into people’s arms. Growing vaccine scepticism in Africa means doses that are available are either being destroyed or … Read more Why are so many Africans leery of COVID vaccines?

Senegal: Muslim volunteers bury unidentified COVID-19 victims

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Senegal: Muslim volunteers bury unidentified COVID-19 victims” – below is their description. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Senegal, health officials say there has been an increase in the number of unclaimed bodies in hospitals. Volunteers from a small charity are giving Muslim burials to … Read more Senegal: Muslim volunteers bury unidentified COVID-19 victims