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'Sex for grades': Undercover in West African universities Jump to media player What happens behind closed doors at some of West Africa’s most prestigious universities.
Flying between the West African capitals of Freetown and Banjul should take about an hour. But as the BBC's Umaru Fofana found out, it can be quicker and easier to fly via Morocco or even Belgium.
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Britain is significantly stepping up its military support in West Africa to help combat the world's fastest growing Islamist-led insurgency. Over the past month, British troops have been helping ...
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Welcome to the BBC Africa Book Club with BBC Africa's Princess Irede Abumere. Each episode Princess will be reviewing books with fellow bookworms - from West Africa and beyond.
It suggests that ancestors of modern West Africans interbred with a yet-undiscovered species of archaic human, similar to how ancient Europeans mated with Neanderthals, and Oceanic populations ...