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EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-05-26

DRC: Katanga given 12-year jail term by ICC

Victims were literally carved limb from limb, said the judge of the International Criminal Court as he today sentenced one-time Congolese militia boss Germain Katanga to 12 years in prison for his role in a brutal massacre of a village in 2003. Known as Simba, Katanga was convicted of war crimes back in March.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2015-03-31 Nigerian presidential elections

Nigerian oppposition claims historic election win

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2015-03-30 Nigerian presidential elections

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The tense wait continues, Nigeria's election body says final results from the keenly contested presidential polls will be released on Tuesday. Early results suggest there's...

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2015-03-27 Nigerian presidential elections

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2015-03-27 Nigeria

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2015-03-25 Nigeria

Nigeria's Agriculture Minister defends Goodluck Jonathan's track record

Our guest Nigerian Minister Akinwumi Adesina defends Goodluck Jonathan's track record in office, four days before Saturday's election. Also, we see how Zimbabwe's currency...

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