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EYE ON AFRICA

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Latest update : 2013-11-15

French priest kidnapped in Cameroon

Gunmen have kidnapped a French priest working in northern Cameroon, nine months after Nigerian Islamist sect Boko Haram seized a French family in the same lawless area. Also, tens of thousands of Ethiopians living in Saudi Arabia have handed themselves in since authorities clamped down on illegal foreign workers over 10 days ago, a move that has sparked clashes. And Togo's President is due in Paris on a trip that has sparked criticism amongst the opposition back home.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2015-04-24 Togo

Togo : will president Faure Gnassingbe win a third 5-year term ?

In Togo, voters head to the polls this weekend. Incumbent President Faure Gnassingbé is the favorite to win a third term amid complaints from the opposition that the election...

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2015-04-23 South Africa

Thousands march against xenophobia in Johannesburg

Thousands turn out to a Johannesburg rally to condemn the xenophobic unrest that has forced many Africans of other nationalities to flee South Africa. Also, the Nigerian army's...

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2015-04-22 South Africa

Ethiopian rally against IS group killings turns violent

A 100,000 strong march in Addis Ababa, called to protest the killing of dozens of Ethiopian Christians by militants in Libya, turns violent as protesters express their anger at...

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2015-04-21 Malawi

Hundreds of Malawians arrive back in Blantyre after xenophobic attacks in South Africa

Malawians start arriving back home after been chased out of South Africa by a recent spate of xenophobic attacks. This comes as the army is set to be deployed to hotspots. Also,...

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2015-04-20 Somalia

Al Shabaab bomb kills 4 UNICEF workers in Somalia

Several UN workers number are among the dead as Al Shabaab targets a bus used by the organisation's children’s agency. Also, South Africa’s Zulu king insists that his...

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