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EYE ON AFRICA

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 : 2013-08-29

Bangui citizens seek safety at airport

In the Central African Republic, residents in Bangui flee violence by ex-rebel fighters by heading to the airport. Also, the UN continues to fight alongside the DR Congo army in bombarding rebel positions around Goma. Finally, we take a look at the difficulties faced by Nigerian refugees forced over the border by insurgent attacks.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2017-01-16 Gambia

Gambian citizens flee ahead of Barrow inauguration

In Gambia, a few days ahead of the president elect's inauguration, thousands continue to flee the country, many fearful of what it will take to unseat incumbent Yahya Jammeh, who...

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2017-01-13 Mali

Africa-France summit kicks off in Bamako

The 27th Africa-France summit has kicked off under tight security. More than 30 heads of state are gathered in Bamako, including French President François Hollande. Before...

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2017-01-12 South Africa

Dlamini-Zuma receives support in race to succeed Jacob Zuma at head of ANC

In tonight's show: President Zuma's ex-wife is in the running to succeed him at the head of the ANC, in Kenya a court threatens doctors with jail time if they do not end their...

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2017-01-11 Gambia

Gambia sinks deeper into crisis

In this edition: Gambia's political crisis deepens, Mali steps up security ahead of an Africa-France summit, and we look ahead to the Africa Cup of Nations.

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2017-01-10 Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast: Ouattara names former PM as vice president

Familiar faces in Ivory Coast's new government. President Alassane Ouattara names two close allies to be the country's vice president and prime minister, according to...

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