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Trump's First 100 Days, The Pope in Egypt (part 2)

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Egypt's Coptic Christians targeted by Islamic State group

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France's wartime past takes centre stage in presidential campaign

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How one NGO is using 3D printers to improve disaster relief

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What remains of Nicaragua’s revolution?

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Macron vs Le Pen: The battle for France's top job

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Paris's Louis Vuitton Foundation showcases contemporary African art

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All the news from Africa and the Maghreb, with France 24’s correspondents and our guests on set. From Monday to Friday at 9.45 pm and 10.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2013-08-23

Michel Gbagbo hopes for the reconciliation of Ivory Coast

In an exclusive TV interview the newly freed son of Ivory Coast's former president, Laurent Bagbo, speaks to France 24. Michel Gbagbo says he hopes his release is a sign of reconciliation for his homeland. Also Egypt's Presidency says negotiations out of the political crisis have stalled as opposition supporters reinforce protests camps.And Kenya's main international airport is crippled by a huge blaze for much of the day.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2017-04-27 Hissène Habré

Hissene Habré trial: Senegal court upholds life sentence for Chad's ex-leader

In tonight's edition: a court in Senegal upholds a life sentence for Chad's ex-leader Hissene Habre; in Kenya, former Prime Minister Raila Odinga will run for the presidency...

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2017-04-26 Kenya

Kenya: At least one dead in violence linked to election primaries

In tonight's edition: at least one person dies in violence linked to party primaries in Kenya; a Ugandan court sends a critic of President Museveni back to prison; and in South...

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2017-04-25 Tunisia

Tunisian parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

In tonight's edition: Tunisian lawmakers vote to ease a harsh drug law responsible for sending thousands of young first offenders to prison for smoking cannabis. Also, two years...

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2017-04-24 DR Congo

DR Congo releases footage allegedly showing execution of UN investigators

The UN is horrified over footage screened by the Congolese government reportedly showing rebels executing two missing UN investigators in Kasai province last month. Also, in...

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2017-04-21 South Africa

South Africa: 20 children killed in bus crash near Pretoria

South African emergency services say at least 20 schoolchildren have been killed in the capital Pretoria, after the minibus they were travelling in collided with a truck. Also,...

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