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EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2013-11-21

Mali prepares for parliamentary polls

In Mali, the French army has reportedly killed the second-in-command of Algerian jihadist Mokhtar Belmokhtar, according to the AFP news agency. Elsewhere, the troubled West African nation is preparing for parliamentary polls set for Sunday. And the President of the Central African Republic, Michel Djotodia, is in contact with the wanted leader of the Lord's Resistance Army, Joseph Kony, according to a top AU Ambassador. Finally, we explore the thriving art scene in the Nigerian capital Lagos.

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Burundi: Protests continue against President Nkurunziza

In Burundi, President Nkurunziza's plan to run for a third term stirs up a second day of unrest. Top activists say they've been roughed up by police and that several protesters...

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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 favourite 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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