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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.

EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2013-10-28

Madagascar's presidential elections

An estimated 60% of voters have turned out for Madagascar's presidential elections. Many are counting on the polls being a turning point for the poverty-stricken country. Also, after days of delays Tunisia's Islamist government and the secular opposition start talks aimed at breaking months of political deadlock. Finally; African style for Africans - a new museum opens in South Africa hoping to boost local appreciation of the best of the continent's design talent.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2016-05-30 Hissène Habré

Hissène Habré is sentenced to life in prison

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2016-05-27 Uganda

Uganda terror trial: Five jailed for life for 2010 al Shabaab World Cup bombings

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2016-05-25 Kenya

Kenyan army says it has killed 21 al Shabaab fighters

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2016-05-24 Eritrea

25 years of independence in Eritrea: Thousands continue to flee repressive regime

In tonight's edition: 25 years of independence in Eritrea; DRC and Uganda border killings; and Loïc Dablé spices up UNESCO's kitchen.

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