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Disability discrimination: Removing the obstacles to success

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30th International Festival of Fashion and Photography in Hyères

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The Right to Offend: Writers to Boycott Charlie Hebdo PEN Award

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Ethiopia's green renaissance

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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.

EYE ON AFRICA

EYE ON AFRICA

Latest update : 2014-08-26

Ebola: Clashes erupt in Liberia as government enforces quarantine

Liberia is suffering the fastest rise in fatalities from West Africa's Ebola epidemic. Tensions among frightened communities in Monrovia have sparked clashes with police trying to enforce a quarantine on one of the city's slum neighbourhoods. Also, Paris turns to Mali for help in getting to the bottom of a probe into the campaign finances of former French President Nicolas Sarkozy. And with a population set to triple over the next few decades, Niger has the highest birth rate in the world.

Programme produced by Georja Calvin-Smith and Mary Colombel

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2015-04-30 Central African Republic

French and African troops accused of child sex abuse

Soldiers from France, Chad and Equatorial Guinea have been accused of child sex abuse after a UN report was leaked earlier this week. Also, a Burundian soldier is accidentally...

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2015-04-29 Central African Republic

French troops accused of child sex abuse

French troops stationed in Central African Republic have been investigated by the UN over child sex abuse allegations. We talk to the journalist who broke the story. Also, the...

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2015-04-28 Nigeria

Three Nigerians amongst drug convicts executed in Indonesia

Three Nigerians are amongst the seven foreign drug convicts executed in Indonesia. Questions remain about the nationality of a fourth African man. Also, Burundi faces its most...

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2015-04-27 Yemen

Burundi: Protests continue against President Nkurunziza

In Burundi, President Nkurunziza's plan to run for a third term stirs up a second day of unrest. Top activists say they've been roughed up by police and that several protesters...

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2015-04-24 Togo

Togo: Will President Faure Gnassingbe win a third 5-year term?

In Togo, voters head to the polls this weekend. Incumbent President Faure Gnassingbé is the favourite to win a third term, amid complaints from the opposition that the election...

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