Latest update: 27/07/2012
Mali in turmoil: the forgotten citizens of Gao
We take you to Gao, a city in the north of Mali where armed Islamist groups are now firmly in control, but where the citizens feel abandoned by their country. Next, Madagascar's current and former presidents hold their first ever direct talks in the Seychelles. Finally, following the death of its president, Ghana wastes no time in inaugurating a new one.