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EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

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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2015-01-22 Davos forum

Angelique Kidjo at Davos: 'Secondary education will be a game changer in Africa'

If you're a fan of African music, the name of Angelique Kidjo will be a familiar one. The Beninese super star is also a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. This week, at the opening of...

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2015-01-22 Nigeria

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2015-01-21 DR Congo

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2015-01-19 Central African Republic

Central African Republic: French woman and her colleague abducted in Bangui

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