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Gambia's Yahya Jammeh concedes defeat in presidential polls

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Hollande, the One Term President (part 1)

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Trump Keeps 'Em Guessing, Italian Referendum, Austrian Election, Castro's Death (part 2)

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Discovering the winter 2016/2017 men's fashion collections in Paris

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Rendez-vous on '42nd Street' as the meta musical comes to Paris

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Uzbekistan reinforces its tight grip on election and country

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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 : 2014-03-26

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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2016-12-02 Gambia

Gambia's Yahya Jammeh concedes defeat in presidential polls

On tonight's show: Dancing for joy in the streets of the Gambia. Residents celebrate opposition candidate Adama Barrow's win, after 22 years of Yahya Jammeh as president. Jammeh...

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2016-12-01 AIDS

World AIDS Day marked across the globe

In tonight's edition: It's World AIDS Day, Gambia holds its presidential election, and Ousmane Sow passes away.

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2016-11-30 Gambia

First trials of new HIV vaccine get under way in South Africa

In tonight's edition: the first trials of a new HIV vaccine start in South Africa; Rwanda and France are at loggerheads over responsibility for the 1994 genocide, and our...

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2016-11-29 South Africa

Zuma survives again as ANC votes to keep him in office

In tonight's edition: Jacob Zuma survives the latest revolt, a top presidential aide in Burundi survives an assassination attempt and students in Benin defy the government's ban...

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2016-11-28 Jacob Zuma

Zuma in the hot seat: ANC discusses future of South African president

In tonight's edition: Jacob Zuma is in the hot seat again, Gambia gears up for elections and we take a look at the state of Tunisia's economy ahead of an international investors'...

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