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

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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 : 2017-06-09

DR Congo: UN human rights chief demands probe into killings in Kasai province

In tonight's edition: the UN human rights chief demands an international probe into killings and abuses in central DR Congo, saying at least 42 mass graves have been found there. Also, in Cameroon, thousands demand the release of three students, each sentenced to 10 years in prison for sharing a joke by SMS about Boko Haram. And we take you to Kumawood, Ghana's emerging film industry hub.

The UN human rights chief strongly criticises Kinshasa for failing to properly investigate increasing violence in DR Congo's central Kasai province.

Also, Amnesty International appeals to Cameroon's President Paul Biya to release three students, each sentenced to 10 years in prison for sharing a joke by SMS about Boko Haram.

And finally, Kumawood is the flourishing film industry based in Ghana’s second city, Kumasi. Known as the cultural heartbeat of the country, Kumasi boasts a rich heritage and a revered royal family.

By Rochelle FERGUSON-BOUYAHI , Gaëlle ESSOO

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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