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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 : 2017-05-25

Abdelmadjid Tebboune named new Algerian prime minister

In tonight's edition: Algeria has a new prime minister; a new report suggests that Sudan is flouting several arms embargoes; and Dr. Tedros is voted in as new Director-General of the World Health Organization.

A change of guard in Algeria as Abdelaziz Bouteflika names a new prime minister, this after recent parliamentary elections. Abdelmadjid Tebboune will name a new cabinet on Friday.

Also, a new report says an international arms embargo in Sudan is being flouted and illegally imported arms are being used by the army. We speak to the author of that report.

And an African at the head of the WHO for the first time. The Ethiopian Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus will take over as Director-General of the World Health Organization at the end of June.

By James CREEDON , Mary COLOMBEL

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2018-08-21 EYE ON AFRICA

Uganda protests: 1 dead, several injured during clashes with police

Relatives of jailed Ugandan lawmaker Bobi Wine say that he's been badly beaten whilst in detention. His arrest sparked two days of protests this week. Meanwhile, Muslims across...

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2018-08-20 EYE ON AFRICA

Jacob Zuma corruption scandal: Influence-peddling inquiry opens

In this edition: A public inquiry has opened in Johannesburg over a graft scandal that embroiled former South African President Jacob Zuma and led to his downfall. In Nigeria,...

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2018-08-10 EYE ON AFRICA

Zimbabwe: Chamisa's lawyers contest election results in court

In this edition: Zimbabwe's opposition leader Nelson Chamisa is challenging Emmerson Mnangagwa’s election win in the country’s Constitutional Court. And in a FRANCE 24...

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2018-08-09 EYE ON AFRICA

Zambia accused of illegal handover of Zimbabwean opposition figure

Zimbabwean opposition figure Tendai Biti appears in court on charges of declaring unofficial election results. He was returned to Zimbabwe after being denied asylum by Zambia,...

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2018-08-06 EYE ON AFRICA

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa appeals for peace, Chamisa questions result

Zimbabwe's opposition rejects President Emmerson Mnangagwa's narrow election win. This as the president calls for unity and praises the vote as "free, fair and credible". Also,...

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