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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 : 2014-08-29

Liberia: President dismisses top officials who ignored call to return home

No-nonsense President Sirleaf runs out of patience with top officials overseas who dragged their feet over a call back to Liberia to help lead the response to the Ebola epidemic. Also, the US says it knew that the UAE and Egypt were behind air strikes on Tripoli earlier this month. Finally, the world market for synthetic hair is a fickle one. Until now, it's been dominated by Asian business, but we meet one African with his eye on the prize.

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2017-08-16 Kenya

Kenya’s opposition leader to take poll dispute to Supreme Court

In tonight’s edition: Kenya's defeated leader Odinga has decided to take poll dispute to top court, Zimbabwe’s first lady is seeking diplomatic immunity in South Africa after...

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2017-08-15 Somalia

Top Somalia jihadist turns himself over to government

In tonight's edition: A Somali insurgent leader defects to government, and Sierra Leone has appealed for urgent help after deadly floods hits its capital. We also take a look at...

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2017-08-14 Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso’s capital rocked by deadly attack on restaurant

In tonight's edition: At least 18 people have been killed in an attack at a restaurant in Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso. And in Sierra Leone, hundreds have died in mudslides and...

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2017-08-11 Kenya

Kenya's incumbent leader Kenyatta clinches second term

In tonight's edition: Uhuru Kenyatta secures a second term as Kenya's President, in Tunisia young innovators are taking a shot at entrepreneurship and we take a look at a South...

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2017-08-10 Kenya

Dispute intensifies in Kenya with conflicting claims over election results

In tonight’s edition: dispute intensifies in Kenya with conflicting claims over the presidential election’s results, in DR Congo Human Rights Watch says 27 people have been...

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