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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.

Latest update : 2013-11-12

Al Qaeda claims responsibility for murder of French journalists

A Mauritanian news agency is contacted by Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb about the murders of journalists Ghislaine Dupont and Claude Verlon in Mali. The group claims it killed the pair. Also there is no time to rest on our laurels says the Congolese government vowing to pushing its advantage after the M23 rebels' surrender and go after other insurgent groups in the East. And we hear from a Cameroonian author whose tale of slavery has won her one of France's most prestigious literary prizes.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2017-08-16 Kenya

Kenya’s opposition leader to take poll dispute to Supreme Court

In tonight’s edition: Kenya's defeated leader Odinga has decided to take poll dispute to top court, Zimbabwe’s first lady is seeking diplomatic immunity in South Africa after...

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2017-08-15 Somalia

Top Somalia jihadist turns himself over to government

In tonight's edition: A Somali insurgent leader defects to government, and Sierra Leone has appealed for urgent help after deadly floods hits its capital. We also take a look at...

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2017-08-14 Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso’s capital rocked by deadly attack on restaurant

In tonight's edition: At least 18 people have been killed in an attack at a restaurant in Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. And in Sierra Leone, hundreds have died in mudslides and...

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2017-08-11 Kenya

Kenya's incumbent leader Kenyatta clinches second term

In tonight's edition: Uhuru Kenyatta secures a second term as Kenya's President, in Tunisia young innovators are taking a shot at entrepreneurship and we take a look at a South...

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2017-08-10 Kenya

Dispute intensifies in Kenya with conflicting claims over election results

In tonight’s edition: dispute intensifies in Kenya with conflicting claims over the presidential election’s results, in DR Congo Human Rights Watch says 27 people have been...

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