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Madagascar’s exiled president sent back to S.Africa

January 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Madagascar’s toppled president tried to end his exile in South Africa today, but his commercial plane was forced to turn back mid-flight when his landing was blocked by the populist former disc jockey who toppled him. Continue Reading

Madagascar military group claims take-over

November 17, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

A colonel who supported a politician’s takeover in Madagascar last year claimed today that he and other top-ranking officers have taken over this Indian Ocean island nation. Continue Reading