The Sahel has become a nest of instability where terrorism, drug trafficking, smuggling, corruption and many other illnesses have taken root. Consequently, European actors are heavily investing in the region, with France in the lead. Yet, these th...▶
Is France still ‘at home’ in Francophone Africa? The G5 Sahel may well indicate so.▶
Abdelkader Abderrahmane is a geopolitical researcher and international consultant on African peace and security issues. He is also part of the Brehon Advisory Ltd board. He previously held a senior research position with the Institute for Security Studies in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.