Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

THE POLITICAL BRIEF

French labour reform: Macron's first push to fix the economy

Read more

THE OBSERVERS

The perilous journey from Libya to Italy, told by a migrant; and capoeira for former child soldiers in central Africa

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

Manchester 'united' in its defiance against terrorism

Read more

THE DEBATE

Manchester attack: What reponse after latest act of terror? (part 2)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Manchester attack: What response after latest act of terror? (part 1)

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

China's credit rating cut over debt worries

Read more

ENCORE!

Cannes 2017: Al Gore 'The modern climate movement was launched here'

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

Manchester, United

Read more

ENCORE!

TV series 'Top of the Lake: China Girl' screened at Cannes

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

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.

Latest update : 2014-02-18

Trapped miners remain underground to avoid arrest

Staying underground: authorities are trying to convince miners in South Africa to come back to the surface but with police standing by there's only been a score of takers so far. It's unclear how many remain underground. The men became trapped when large rocks fell, or were pushed, across the entrance to the shaft. Uganda’s President says he will pass a law banning homosexuality. Finally, Africa News changes gear to catch up with Natnael Berhané, an Eritrean cyclist speeding across France.

By Nicolas GERMAIN , Eve IRVINE , Charlotte PRUDHOMME

COMMENT(S)

Archives

2017-05-22 South Sudan

Former minister accused of role in murder of two UN investigators in DR Congo

In tonight's edition: the investigation into the killing of two UN experts and their interpreter in DR Congo takes a new turn; one person was displaced every second by conflict...

Read more

2017-05-19 Mali

In Mali, France's Macron says committed to fighting terrorism

French President Emmanuel Macron's visit to Mali this Friday was his first official trip outside Europe since taking power. He met with his Malian counterpart, Ibrahim Boubacar...

Read more

2017-05-18 Burundi

Burundi: Three members of ruling party's youth wing killed in grenade attack

In tonight's bulletin: several members of the youth wing of Burundi’s ruling party are killed in a grenade attack; children abducted by Boko Haram describe their ordeal; and in...

Read more

2017-05-17 DR Congo

DR Congo: Christian sect members attack Kinshasa prison, free leader

In tonight's edition: Christian sect members break their leader out of jail in Kinshasa; the Red Cross has found over 100 bodies in Bangassou in Central African Republic after a...

Read more

2017-05-16 Ivory Coast

Mutineers in Ivory Coast accept deal to end revolt

In this edition: Mutineers in Ivory Coast accept a deal to end their revolt; the UN says it needs more than $1 billion to deal with the flow of refugees fleeing South Sudan; and...

Read more