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Tunisia's drug law : Parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

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Honouring Xavier Jugelé

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Trump's Best Enemy? North Korea in Washinton's Crosshairs (part 1)

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Trump's Best Enemy? North Korea in Washinton's Crosshairs (part 2)

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Is there a risk of complacency in the Macron camp?

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French presidential elections: A historic first-round result

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Southern Border Plan: Mexico's own fight against illegal immigration

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A drug in Mayotte turning people into zombies; and the violent expulsion of a waterside community in Lagos

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Prostitution in Pattaya: Cleaning up Thailand's 'Sin City'

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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 : 2013-10-28

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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2017-04-25 Tunisia

Tunisia's drug law : Parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

In tonight's edition: Tunisian lawmakers vote to ease a harsh drug law responsible for sending thousands of young first offenders to prison for smoking cannabis. Also, two years...

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2017-04-24 DR Congo

DR Congo releases footage allegedly showing execution of UN investigators

The UN is horrified over footage screened by the Congolese government reportedly showing rebels executing two missing UN investigators in Kasai province last month. Also, in...

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2017-04-21 South Africa

South Africa: 20 children killed in bus crash near Pretoria

South African emergency services say at least 20 schoolchildren have been killed in the capital Pretoria, after the minibus they were travelling in collided with a truck. Also,...

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2017-04-18 Kenya

Zambian opposition leader charged with trying to overthrow government

In tonight's edition: Zambia's opposition leader is charged with attempting to overthrow the government; NGOs strive to treat drug addicts in Kenya who have contracted hepatitis...

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2017-04-17 Libya

Otodo Gbame residents forced to live on streets of Lagos

In tonight's edition: More than 8,300 migrants were saved from drowning in the Mediterranean Sea over the weekend. And our correspondents have been to meet the people thrown out...

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