Senegal looking more vulnerable to extremism, instability
But they soon realized this strategy would not work, and instead went for a strategic truce, he said, focusing on common causes such as a call to stamp out what they call ... tracked by Mauritanian police and Guinea-Bissau security services.
Africa’s latest cell-phone revolution
It operates in: Botswana, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Nigeria, Republic of Congo, Rwanda, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, Zambia, Iran, Afghanistan, Benin, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau ... It enabled MTN to stamp its aspirations as a global brand onto ...
President's death a stress test for volatile Bissau
Over the last few years U.S. and European intelligence and security services have focused more attention on West Africa's Atlantic ... and European help to stamp out trafficking. Drug-trafficking gangs are attracted to Guinea Bissau's jigsaw coast of ...
Violence Plagues African Hub of Cocaine Trafficking
Guinea-Bissau has become a major hub of cocaine trafficking between ... the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), as a kingpin of the cocaine trade in West Africa -- along with the air force chief of staff. Before João "Nino" Vieira was assassinated ...
Africa: Winners and Losers In Corruption Stakes
Cape Town — Botswana continues to be seen as Africa’s least corrupt ... Sudan (176), Chad (175), Guinea (168), Equatorial Guinea (168), Burundi (168), Guinea-Bissau (162), Congo-Brazzaville (162), Democratic Republic of Congo (162) and Angola (162).