Drawing on years of experience, we believe that when looking at the Sahara it is imperative to look beyond conventional news coverage in order to understand the complex issues and developments taking place in the region. Regular features of Sahara Focus include tracking of the latest political, socio-economic and regional developments; and updates on the activities of international companies operating within the region.

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Russia’s Wagner Group in the Sahel

Russia’s Wagner Group in the Sahel

Much of the news from the Sahel is coloured by developments in Russia’s war against Ukraine and the impact on the region. The two news items that have been most coloured by Russia’s invasion are: the presence of the Kremlin-linked Wagner Group mercenaries in Mali; and...

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