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EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-03-07

Soldiers killed in Juba barrack clashes

The south sudanese military says that several soldiers were killed in a gunfights at the army barracks where the battling that sparked the country's current crisis first began last December. And we hear from congolese musician So Kalmery in Paris ahead of a concert to be held here in support of the victims of the conflict in Central African Republic.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2015-03-02 Namibia

Tangerine Dream: Afropolitan star Yemi Alade chats to FRANCE 24

Nigerian Afropolitan songstaress Yemi Alade takes time out from her European tour to chat to Georja Calvin-Smith about the infamous "Johnny" and his love of soup. Also, for the...

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2015-03-03 Mozambique

Mozambique: Top constitutional lawyer killed in Maputo

In Mozambique, opposition leaders say the assassination of a top lawyer who spoke out in support of the divisive issue of decentralisation was politically motivated. Gilles...

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2015-02-27 Africa

Paul Kagame visits UNESCO HQ in Paris

President Paul Kagame visits UNESCO headquarters in Paris, sparking protests for and against the Rwandan strongman. During the visit, Kagame spoke to FRANCE 24. Also, the ICC...

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2015-02-26 Africa

Nigeria unrest: Boko Haram attacks kill dozens

Dozens of people are killed in another suicide bomb attack in northeastern Nigeria. The bloodshed in Jos comes as President Goodluck Jonathan pays a surprise visit to a former...

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2015-02-25 Ebola

Freetown blames Ebola spike on mistrust of medical advice

Last week saw 99 new confirmed cases of Ebola logged in the countries at the heart of the West African epidemic that has claimed around 10,000 lives over the last year. Sierra...

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