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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.

Latest update : 2014-03-24

Kenyan parliament passes polygamy bill

A split between the sexes fires up trouble in the Kenyan parliament: female MPs walk out after lawmakers pass a bill proposing to allow men to marry as many wives as they want. And Madagascar's president heads to Paris for a charm offensive to drum up international aid and investment, five years after it was cut off.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2017-04-28 Tanzania

Tanzanian President dismisses almost 10,000 public servants over forged college certificates

In tonight's edition, almost 10,000 Tanzanian civil servants are dismissed over forged education certificates, in East Africa an outbreak of armyworm caterpillars damage maize...

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2017-04-27 Hissène Habré

Hissene Habré trial: Senegal court upholds life sentence for Chad's ex-leader

In tonight's edition: a court in Senegal upholds a life sentence for Chad's ex-leader Hissene Habre; in Kenya, former Prime Minister Raila Odinga will run for the presidency...

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2017-04-26 Kenya

Kenya: At least one dead in violence linked to election primaries

In tonight's edition: at least one person dies in violence linked to party primaries in Kenya; a Ugandan court sends a critic of President Museveni back to prison; and in South...

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2017-04-25 Tunisia

Tunisian parliament votes to ease repressive legislation on drugs

In tonight's edition: Tunisian lawmakers vote to ease a harsh drug law responsible for sending thousands of young first offenders to prison for smoking cannabis. Also, two years...

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2017-04-24 DR Congo

DR Congo releases footage allegedly showing execution of UN investigators

The UN is horrified over footage screened by the Congolese government reportedly showing rebels executing two missing UN investigators in Kasai province last month. Also, in...

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