French West Africa
French West Africa (French: Afrique occidentale française, AOF) was a federation of eight French colonial territories in Africa: Mauritania, Senegal, French Sudan (now Mali), French Guinea, Côte d...
French West Africa - Wikipedia
A musician named Sallilou performing on...
A musician named Sallilou performing on Gorée Island in Dakar, Senegal in January 2018. His instrument is the Cas Cas, also known as Kashaka, which is made of two small, bean-filled gourds that are...
Burkina Faso Attack: At least 23 Dead In Hotel Siege
Attackers raided a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso overnight, shooting some and taking others hostage in a siege that lasted hours and ended with dozens of people dead. An al Qaeda-linked terrorist group...
Burkina Faso attack: Ouagadougou hotel hit by gunfire
Gunmen have attacked a hotel used by westerners in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, in West Africa.
Burkina Faso: Earthen Homes with Geometric Patterns
The Kassena people of Burkina Faso build some of the most beautiful homes you'll see, out of the most unusual of materials. The small, landlocked country i
Burkina Faso
Two women, one is french, the other is burkinabese and hiv positive, they both decided to take a bike and went through Burkina Faso to inform people about aids.
Senegal
A slideshow/video showing life in Senegal.
Akan
Akan may refer to:
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso (/bərˈkiːnə ˌfɑːsoʊ/ bər-KEE-nə FAH-soh; [buʁkina faso]) is a landlocked country in West Africa around 274,200 square kilometres (105,900 sq...
Burkina Faso - Wikipedia
French Guinea
French Guinea (French: Guinée française) was a French colonial possession in West Africa. Its borders, while changed over time, were in 1958 those of the independent nation of Guinea.French Guinea...
French Guinea - Wikipedia
French Sudan
French Sudan (French: Soudan Français, Arabic: السودان الفرنسي‎) was a French colonial territory in the federation of French West Africa from around 1880 until 1960, when it became the i...
French Sudan - Wikipedia
Mauritania
Mauritania /mɔːrɪˈteɪniə/ (Arabic: موريتانيا‎ Mūrītānyā; Berber: Muritanya or Agawej; Wolof: Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane; Pulaar: Moritani), offici...
Mauritania - Wikipedia
Senegal
Senegal /ˌsɛnɨˈɡɔːl, -ˈɡɑːl/ (French: le Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal (République du Sénégal, [ʁepyblik dy seneɡal]), is a country in West Af...
Senegal - Wikipedia
French Togoland
French Togoland (French: Le Togo français) was a French colonial mandate in West Africa, which later became the Togolese Republic.
On August 26, 1914, the German protectorate of Togoland was invad...
French Togoland - Wikipedia
Upper Senegal and Niger
Upper Senegal and Niger (French: Haut Sénégal et Niger) was a colony in French West Africa created in 1904 from Senegambia and Niger. Niger became a separate military district in 1911 and a separ...
Upper Senegal and Niger - Wikipedia
Burkina Faso Attack: At least 23 Dead In Hotel Siege
Attackers raided a luxury hotel in Burkina Faso overnight, shooting some and taking others hostage in a siege that lasted hours and ended with dozens of people dead. An al Qaeda-linked terrorist group...
Burkina Faso attack: Ouagadougou hotel hit by gunfire
Gunmen have attacked a hotel used by westerners in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, in West Africa.
Postage stamps and postal history of Senegambia and Niger
Senegambia and Niger was a short-lived administrative unit of the French possessions in Africa, formed in 1902 and reorganized in 1904 into Upper Senegal and Niger.Despite its brief existence, the Fre...
Postage stamps and postal history of Senegambia and Niger - Wikipedia
Bundu, Senegal
Bundu (also Bondu, Bondou and Boundou) was a state in West Africa, later a French protectorate dependent on the colony of Senegal. It lay between the Falémé River and the upper course of the Gambia Ri...
Bundu, Senegal - Wikipedia
Imamate of Futa Toro
The Imamate of Futa Toro (1776-1861) was a pre-colonial West African theocratic state of the Fula-speaking people (Fulɓe and Toucouleurs) centered on the middle valley of the Senegal River. The region...
Imamate of Futa Toro - Wikipedia
History of French Sudan
The history of the territory of modern Mali may be divided intoThe borders of Mali are those of French Sudan, drawn in 1891.They are artificial, and unite part of the larger Sudan region with parts o...
The Raft of the Medusa
The Raft of the Medusa (French: ''Le Radeau de la Méduse'') is an oil painting of 1818–1819 by the French Romantic painter and lithographer Théodore Géricault (1791–1824). Completed when the artis...
The Raft of the Medusa - Wikipedia