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Latest update : 2014-03-18

Simbikangwa sentenced

A Paris court gives a 25-year jail sentence to a Rwandan ex spy chief accused of complicity in the 1994 genocide. Also, France accuses the EU of dragging its feet over a promise to deliver a peacekeeping mission to Central African Republic.

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2014-11-19 Africa

Ivory Coast: Soldiers return to barracks after protests over pay

After a night of protests, soldiers in Ivory Coast have returned to their barracks after the government agreed to pay back wages to thousands of former rebels currently serving...

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2014-11-18 Burkina Faso

Kenya unrest: Four killed in revenge attacks after mosque raids

In Kenya, rampaging youths kill four people in the coastal city of Mombasa. This comes after police raids on two mosques suspected of militant activity. Also, Burkina Faso's...

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2014-11-17 Africa

Burkina Faso names Michel Kafando interim leader

Burkina Faso names former foreign minister Michel Kafando as interim president. This comes a day after political and military leaders outlined a year-long transition to...

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2014-11-14 Africa

CAF spokesman Junior Binyam explains why Equatorial Guinea will host 2015 Africa Cup of Nations

The Confederation of African Football confirms Equatorial Guinea as hosts of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. We speak to Junior Binyam, a spokesman for the Confederation of...

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2014-11-13 Gabon

Uzodinma Iweala, CEO of Ventures Africa, on the African billionaires' club

We speak to Uzodinma Iweala, the CEO of top business magazine Ventures Africa, which has released its annual rich list of the continent's top earners. Nigeria is dominating the...

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