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Ebola death toll tops 700

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Dozens of youths trampled to death on Conakry beach

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Renault's women drivers ad deemed sexist

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Iraq's Christians: Nowhere to Run?

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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.

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Latest update : 2013-10-31

Tunisia suicide bomber himself blows up on deserted beach

For the first time since 2002, Tunisian authorities face suicide bombings. One attack is foiled but another bomber detonates on a deserted beach. Also, Congolese troops backed by UN forces chase M23 rebels from their mountain stronghold of Bunagana. And diplomatic tensions between Luanda and Lisbon could cost Portugal dearly. After Angola rejects accusations of corruptions, our correspondants say some Portuguese living in Angola think Lisbon should back

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2014-07-31 Senegal

Ebola death toll tops 700

The World Health Organisation announces plans to plough 100 million dollars into the fight against the Ebola epidemic gripping West Africa, this as the death toll from the...

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2014-07-31 Uganda

Dozens of youths trampled to death on Conakry beach

Several children are amongst the 34 people killed in a stampede at a beachside concert in Conakry. All of the young victims had turned out to the 10,000-strong event to celebrate...

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2014-07-30 Air Algérie Flight AH5017

Air Algerie investigation continues

In Bamako and Paris the search for what caused the ill fated Air Algerie flight to crash in Mali last week continues. Investigators in Burkina Faso release more details about the...

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2014-07-28 Liberia

Ebola virus: Liberia shuts most border points

Nigeria's economic capital Lagos has shut down and quarantined a hospital where a patient suffering from the country’s first recorded case of Ebola recently died. The patient...

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2014-07-25 Mali

Search of Air Algerie crash site continues

Investigators, in addition to French and African military personnel, continue to search for clues into what caused Air Algerie flight AH5017 to crash, killing all 118 people on...

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