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Latest update : 2013-10-30

Sahel leader discuss security as French hostages freed

The leaders of Chad and Mauritania discuss the threat posed to the region by armed extremists hiding out across the Sahel. Also in South Africa, a white supremacist who plotted to assassinate nelson Mandela and wanted to rid the nation of Black people is given a 35 year sentence for treason. And judges in the trial of dozens of members of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood step down reportedly because security services wont allow defendants in court.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2015-03-27 Nigeria

Candidates Goodluck Jonathan and Mohamudu Buhari call for calm

Campaigning draws to a close in Nigeria, two days before the presidential vote. Incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan and his rival Muahammadu Buhari have issued a joint...

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2015-03-25 Nigeria

Nigeria's Agriculture Minister defends Goodluck Jonathan's track record

Our guest Nigerian Minister Akinwumi Adesina defends Goodluck Jonathan's track record in office, four days before Saturday's election. Also, we see how Zimbabwe's currency...

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2015-03-24 Boko Haram

More than 400 women and children kidnapped in northern Nigeria, residents say

Boko Haram has kidnapped more than 400 women and children from Damasak, northern Nigeria, residents tell forces from Niger and Chad. Also, Togo’s civil servants are walking off...

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2015-03-23 Ebola

One year since Ebola outbreak

It's been one year since the World Health Organization declared the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. We look at the progress made in fighting the deadly disease. Also, in Senegal,...

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2015-03-21 Nigeria

President Essebsi calls for unity in the face of terrorism

"We won't win if we don't stand together": that's the message from Tunisia's president as the country marks its 59th year of independance. The muted celebrations come just two...

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