Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

MEDIAWATCH

#MeToo and #BalanceTonPorc exposes extent of sexual harrassment

Read more

FOCUS

Turkey's brain drain: Talents turn their backs to limited freedom and declining economy

Read more

TALKING EUROPE

Internet giants: Too big to be taxed?

Read more

TALKING EUROPE

EU’s Karl-Heinz Lambertz: ‘Empowering regions and cities very important for Europe’s future’

Read more

ENCORE!

Music show: Client Liaison, Boyz II Men & Jessie Ware

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Iran deal decertified: Trump disavows nuclear agreement without walking away from it

Read more

BUSINESS DAILY

British PM heads to Brussels amid Brexit standoff

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

Why was Hollywood so quick to shun Harvey Weinstein and not others?

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'Squeal on your pig': French women share sexual assault experiences on Twitter

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

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 : 2016-12-23

Bishops in Democratic Republic of Congo urge deal by Christmas to avert crisis

In tonight's edition: In Democratic Republic of Congo, the Catholic Church wants to solve the political crisis as soon as possible, and in Gambia, Yahaya Jammeh continues to defy African leaders by refusing to step down as president. We also bring you something to tickle your taste buds ahead of the festive season.

Police in DR Congo say they have arrested 275 people during two days of protests against President Joseph Kabila’s hold on power despite the end of his constitutional mandate. At least 22 people have been killed in the unrest.

Meanwhile, Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh is also digging his heels in, refusing to accept his defeat to rival Adama Barrow in the December 1 election.

Finally, we tempt your taste buds with a seasonal selection from the continent, where a Gambian chef blends flavours from her heritage with a touch of adventure.
 

By Mary COLOMBEL , Georja CALVIN-SMITH

Archives

2017-10-13 Kenya

Kenyan police shoot dead two protesters in Bondo as banned protests continue

In today’s show: Kenyan police shoot dead two protesters and injure one after they allegedly storm a police station, and the death toll from a plague outbreak continues to rise...

Read more

2017-10-12 Liberia

Liberia's presidential election: Results trickle in as observers give thumbs-up

In tonight's edition: preliminary results trickle in after Liberia's election; DR Congo's electoral commission says presidential polls are delayed to 2019; and Amnesty...

Read more

2017-10-11 Kenya

Kenyan election board says all 8 candidates on ballot in presidential re-run

In tonight's show: political turmoil continues in Kenya; we look at the struggle for compensation claims in Cameroon after last year's deadly Camrail crash; and we head to...

Read more

2017-10-10 Kenya

Turnout high as Liberians choose successor to Sirleaf

In tonight's edition: Voters form long lines at polling stations in Liberia; Raila Odinga withdraws from a re-run of the presidential election in Kenya; and Human Rights Watch...

Read more

2017-10-09 Nigeria

Liberia's presidential election: 20 candidates vying for top job

In tonight's edition: millions of Liberians will head to the polls on Tuesday to elect a new president and parliament; the trial of those suspected of ties to Boko Haram opens in...

Read more