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France’s Camargue region and its herdsmen

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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.

EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-02-12

Food shortage worsens as Muslim traders flee Central African Republic

The UN warns over a million people face food shortages in Central African republic. The exodus of muslim traders fleeing for their lives could just make matters worse. Also France meets the US and Africa is on the menu. President Barack Obama hails his french counterpart's efforts to fight extremism across the continent. And despite modest means, a group of working class fashionistas in Democratic Republic of Congo see themselves as Africa's it club and say the kudos is worth the cost.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2016-07-01 Liberia

Liberia UNMIL mission: UN to hand security control to government

President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf leads the celebrations with control of security in Liberia back in the government's hands for the first time in 13 years. In Kenya, a first wave...

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2016-06-30 DR Congo

DRC elections: Kabila says poll will go ahead

In DR Congo, President Kabila addresses the nation ahead of independence day. He says planned elections will go ahead. Also, FRANCE 24 reports from Libya, where fighters from the...

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2016-06-29 Uganda

Uganda: Opposition leader in court on treason charges

In Uganda, opposition leader Kizza Besigye has again appeared in court charged with treason. The UN is to send more peacekeepers to Mali after a series of deadly attacks on its...

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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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