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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 : 2014-04-17

Virunga Park chief shot

On the eve of Algeria's presidential election there is not much doubt that the vote will deliver Abdelaziz Bouteflika a fourth term despite his failing health. Also the chief warden of Africa's oldest national park is shot four times near Goma. Emmanuel de Merode may have been targeted over his vigourous defence of Virunga Park's interests.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2017-07-28 Nigeria

Death toll rises in Boko Haram attack in Nigeria, World Hepatitis Day and exploring France's black communities with Christin Bela

On tonight's show, we speak to our Nigeria correspondent as the death toll continues to rise after Tuesday's convoy ambush attack in the north-east of the country. We also speak...

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2017-07-26 Nigeria

Nigerian lawmakers vote to reduce president's powers

In tonight's edition: Nigerian lawmakers vote to reduce the president's powers; diamond mining companies in Namibia have started turning to the oceans in search of the gems; and...

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2017-07-25 Libya

Rival Libyan leaders back ceasefire, elections

In tonight's edition: rival Libyan leaders back a ceasefire and elections after talks in France; President Kenyatta doesn't turn up for an election debate, leaving his opponent...

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2017-07-24 South Africa

South Africa's 'Guptaleaks': New website aims to reveal extent of 'state capture'

In tonight's edition: hopes for an HIV cure are revived after doctors announce that a South African child is in remission; three South African media outlets launch a common...

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2017-07-21 sport

International Francophone Games kick off in Abidjan

In tonight's edition: sport and culture meet in a spirit of solidarity, as the eighth edition of the Francophone Games kicks off in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Also, in Somalia, more...

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