ANTANANARIVO Madagascar's president named a new finance minister in an enlarged cabinet, days after sacking all ministers for what he said was poor performance and weeks after the reported foiling of a plot to kill the former coup leader.
ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) -A French citizen is among six people arrested on suspicion of involvement in a plot to kill Madagascar's president, the Indian Ocean island's public security minister said, and a second official said the president's security had been tightened. | Video
ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) -Police in Madagascar this week arrested six people, including one foreign citizen, suspected of plotting to kill the president following what officials in the Indian Ocean island nation said was a months-long investigation. | Video
ANTANANARIVO Madagascar is putting its self-proclaimed, plant-based "cure" for COVID-19 on sale and several countries in Africa have already put in orders for purchase, despite warnings from the World Health Organisation that its efficacy is unproven. | Video
ANTANANARIVO, Dec 10 Madagascar plans to
increase its royalties on nickel, cobalt, precious metals, and
gemstones to 4% from 2% at present, a draft mining law showed on
Tuesday, the latest African country to push for greater
government revenue from mining activities.
ANTANANARIVO Police said on Wednesday they had found the remains of a British woman who fell 1,200 meters (4,000 feet) from a light aircraft in the remote north of Madagascar last month.
MAROVATO, Madagascar Rocketing vanilla prices bought Madagascan farmer Berlin Ranary a hot pink sofa, a motorbike - and a double-barreled shotgun to protect his crop. | Video
ANTANANARIVO Madagascar's top court on Tuesday proclaimed former leader Andry Rajoelina winner of a hard-fought presidential vote, rejecting his rival's accusations of fraud. | Video
ANTANANARIVO, Jan 8 Madagascar's top court on
Tuesday proclaimed former leader Andry Rajoelina winner of a
hard-fought presidential vote, rejecting his rival's accusations
ANTANANARIVO Madagascar presidential election candidate Marc Ravalomanana's campaign team said they had filed a formal complaint on Thursday after the electoral commission declared Andry Rajoelina the winner. | Video