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Latest update : 2014-02-17

France sends more troops to Central African Republic

AFRICA NEWS

Boosting boots on the ground, France decides to send 400 more troops to Central African Republic in a bid to stem the ongoing violence there. The announcement comes as Unicef reports that children are being deliberately targeted by militia and more bodies are found in Bangui. Peacekeepers there uncovered another mass grave in a military camp used by seleka rebels. 

Mali's former defence minister General Camara is arrested in relation to the murder of paratroopers during the 2012 coup d’état. And getting its school above water, a Nigerian slum uses plastic barrels to help educate its children.

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2017-01-13 Mali

Africa-France summit kicks off in Bamako

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2017-01-12 South Africa

Dlamini-Zuma receives support in race to succeed Jacob Zuma at head of ANC

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2017-01-11 Gambia

Gambia sinks deeper into crisis

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2017-01-10 Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast: Ouattara names former PM as vice president

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2017-01-06 Ivory Coast

Disgruntled soldiers stage mutinies in Ivory Coast

In tonight's edition: Unrest in Ivory Coast, Somalia's forgotten crisis, and Ethiopia's super-rich.

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