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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 : 2013-09-27

Hague court upholds Charles Taylor's 50-year sentence

A UN special court rejects the appeal of Liberia's ex-president against his conviction for crimes against humanity - Charles Taylor still faces a half century in jail. Next, the extremist group Al Shabaab, responsible for Nairobi's Westgate Mall massacre, strikes again - at least three people are killed in attacks on Kenyan border towns. Finally, fresh protests break out in Sudan as the death toll mounts after four days of fuel subsidy riots.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2017-02-17 Boko Haram

Nigeria : Suicide bombers die in failed attack with suspected Boko Haram links

In tonight's edition: a planned mass-suicide attack in the capital of Nigeria's northeast Borno State leaves only the assailants dead. Also, hundreds of migrants have broken...

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2017-02-16 South Africa

Armyworm caterpillars threaten food supply in southern Africa, UN warns

In tonight's edition: 17 banks are accused of colluding to fix the price of the rand, DR Congo prepares for its next elections and armyworms devastate crops across southern Africa.

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2017-02-15 Libya

Kenyan doctors released

In tonight's edition, Kenyan doctors are freed, divisions deepen within the ANC and over a thousand families return to battle-scarred Sirte.

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2017-02-14 DR Congo

At least three killed as police try to arrest cult leader in Kinshasa

In tonight's edition: police raid a cult in Kinshasa, Nigerians are fed up with soot pollution in the south and we talk to the founder of the Africa International Film Festival.

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2017-02-13 South Sudan

Kenyan doctors jailed over prolonged strike

In tonight's edition: several doctors are jailed in Kenya, the UN warns South Sudan has become Africa's worst refugee crisis and we take a look at Cervantes's escape to Algeria,...

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