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A radiated tortoise
18/08/2015 - FRANCE - MADAGASCAR - Laos

France repatriates 150 smuggled rare tortoises to Madagascar

Some 150 rare tortoises are to be returned to Madagascar by French customs, who seized thm in December while they were being smuggled to Laos.
Pieces of Eight!
13/06/2015 - The Sound Kitchen

Pieces of Eight!

This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the question about the pirate treasure just found near Madagascar.
Madagascar's President Hery Rajaonarimampianina
27/05/2015 - Madagascar

Madagascar tackles presidential crisis

Madagascar's government was grappling with a new crisis on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after parliament voted for the impeachment of President Hery Rajaonarimanpianina, who went on television this ...

French press review 22 December 2014

The medical staff on strike, solidarity action in Madagascar, politics with Juppé appearing as a favorite and a return to childhood with Winnie-the-Pooh...Here are what the French newspapers ...

African press review 25 November 2014

Tunisia's presidential election goes to a second round. Power shortages weaken the SA economy. Plague hits Madagascar. Darfur villagers don't care if UN/AU soldiers stay or go.

African press review 15 October 2014

Madagascar would like to know where Marc Ravalomanana is. Winnie Mandela claims she was never properly divorced. The number of millionaires soars in "high-inequality" South Africa.
Secretary General Abdou Diouf of the OIF
29/03/2014 - France - Madagascar

Madagascar on long path to economic recovery

After a five year suspension Madagascar will be reintegrated into the International Organisation of La Francophonie (OIF), according to its Secretary General Abdou Diouf speaking Friday in Paris.

African press review 06 January 2014

Corruption in Malawi, poor food production in Zimbabwe and Kenyan teachers are among today's stories in Africa ...

Madagascar election judged free and fair
28/10/2013 - African news explained

Madagascar election judged free and fair

International election observers have hailed Madagascar's presidential election as credible, free and transparent.