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EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-02-05

A look at France's first Rwandan genocide trial

The suspected assassin of Tunisian opposition figure Chokri Belaid, whose death sparked a year of turbulence, dies in a police shootout almost exactly a year after Belaid was gunned down. Also, activists who have fought for over a decade to get France to hold alleged perpetrators of the Rwandan genocide to account welcome the trial of Kigali's former intelligence chief. And the return of relative peace to Mogadishu brings fresh life into its beach scene and security concerns of a different kind.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2016-06-28 Hissène Habré

France slammed for support of ex-Chad dictator Hissene Habre

In this edition: France is accused of supporting Hissene Habre, Michelle Obama heads to Morocco, and the UN ends its Liberia mission.

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2016-06-27 Jacob Zuma

Michelle Obama visits Liberia

In tonight's edition: Jacob Zuma's corruption case, Madagascar's independence day attack, and Michelle Obama in Africa.

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2016-06-24 Brexit

Seven African countries' economies at risk over Brexit

In tonight's show: We take a look at how business and financial aid in Africa could be affected by the UK's decision to leave the EU. Also, Karim Wade, the son of the former...

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2016-06-23 Nigeria

MSF: Scores of refugees fleeing Boko Haram in Nigeria starve to death

In tonight's edition: Doctors Without Borders warn of a humanitarian crisis in the northeastern Nigerian town of Bama. It's been a year since it was taken back from Boko Haram,...

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2016-06-22 South Africa

Two shot dead in South Africa's capital Pretoria as looters ransack shops

In tonight's edition: Two people are killed amidst rioting and looting in Pretoria. Foreign-owned shops are reportedly targeted during the unrest over the ANC's choice of mayoral...

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