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Latest update : 2013-10-09

As Africa grows fast, poverty falls slowly

Georja Calvin-Smith is joined by the President of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, to discuss what's driving African economic growth and holding the continent back. Also Mali's, biggest northern city faces its first shelling since Islamists were driven out earlier this year. Finally, in the first of our series on undocumented African workers here in France, our correspondents take us on the road.

By Georja Calvin-Smith



2014-08-25 art

Hundreds of Nigerian soldiers flee Boko Haram into Cameroon

Hundreds of Nigerian soldiers are among a flood of people fleeing into Cameroon following Boko Haram attacks. The government says it was a tactical charge, others suspect that...

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2014-08-22 Central African Republic

DRC mass rape trial: Scarred victim says 'Colonel 106' ordered sexual attack

Judges in eastern DRC flinch as a witness shows her wounds from being sexually assaulted and burned alive, allegedly by fighters led by a colonel on trial for crimes against...

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2014-08-21 Africa

Tensions still high in Liberia over slum quarantine

A tense calm has returned to quarantined areas in the Liberian capital after a government curfew, which was put in place to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus, sparked...

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2014-08-20 Nicolas Sarkozy

Ebola: Clashes erupt in Liberia as government enforces quarantine

Liberia is suffering the fastest rise in fatalities from West Africa's Ebola epidemic. Tensions among frightened communities in Monrovia have sparked clashes with police trying...

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2014-08-18 South Africa

Ebola: Liberian authorities admit 17 patients are missing

Liberia admits that 17 suspected Ebola patients are "missing" after a health centre in the capital was looted on Saturday. Meanwhile, a rights group accuses Kenya's anti-terror...

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