1. Madagascar: Burkina Faso, Niger to Quit G5 Sahel Anti-Militant Force

    By Jerry Chifamba / allAfrica [allAfrica]Harare -- The military chiefs of Burkina Faso and Niger announced on Saturday that they would be leaving the G5 anti-jihadist group in the Sahel area of Africa, in the most recent setback to the war against militants in one of the most unst