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Latest update : 2014-03-26

Death toll from Ugandan ferry sinking tops 100

The death toll from the Ugandan boat that went down over the weekend rises to above 100. The crammed vessel was carrying hundreds of Congolese refugees making a desperate dash to return home. Also Liberia now suspects it may be dealing with its own cases of the deadly Ebola virus. This after neighbouring Guinea gets the all clear for Conakry but continues to struggle with a fatal outbreak in remote areas.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2017-03-24 DR Congo

ICC orders former DR Congo warlord to pay damages to victims

In tonight's edition: In a historic first, the ICC orders ex-Congolese warlord Germain Katanga to pay "symbolic" damages to victims of a 2003 militia attack. Also, it's the...

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2017-03-23 Rwanda

France refuses to return cultural artifacts to Benin

In tonight's edition: the wife of an opposition leader in exile is accused of treason in Kigali; we find out why France is refusing to return artifacts to Benin; and farmers in...

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2017-03-22 Marine Le Pen

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen meets French troops in Chad

In tonight's edition: French far-right leader Marine Le Pen is in Chad; the ICC gives Jean-Pierre Bemba an extra year in prison; and football star Samuel Eto'o visits Cameroon.

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2017-03-21 DR Congo

DR Congo: Rare footage of killings in central Kasaï province sparks alarm

In tonight's edition: we bring you rare footage of a rebel group in DR Congo who say some of their members were killed by soldiers; in Somalia, famine continues to threaten...

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2016-12-23 DR Congo

Mali: Mission to stamp out insurgents comes to an end

In tonight's edition: President Joseph Kabila and the opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo hold talks in a last ditch bid to find a solution to the country's political...

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