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
Amadu III of Masina
Amadu III of Masina (Arabic: Aḥmad bin Aḥmad bin Aḥmad Lobbo‎, Fula: Āmadu mo Āmadu mo Āmadu Lobbo), also known as Amadu Amadu (1830 - 16 May 1862) was the third and last ruler of the t...
Amadu III of Masina - Wikipedia
Sarh
Sarh, formerly French colonial Fort Archambault, is the capital of Moyen-Chari Region and of the Department of Barh Köh, in Chad, Central Africa.
Sarh is located on the Chari River, 350 miles (560...
Sarh - 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...
Ziguinchor University
Ziguinchor University or (French: Université de Ziguinchor or UDZ) is located in Ziguinchor, Casamance, Senegal. It was founded in 2007.
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.
Stade Amari Daou
Stade Amari Daou is a multi-use stadium in Ségou, Mali that seats 15,000 people and was opened in 2001. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as a home ground of AS Biton. It ha...
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
List of rulers of the Mahi state of Savalu

Territory located in present-day Benin.