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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 : 2017-11-10

Zimbabwe's Mugabe says he fired vice president for 'plotting a coup'

In tonight's edition: Robert Mugabe says he ousted his vice president for "plotting a coup"; South Sudanese refugees risk their lives to return home to find food; and we visit the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal, where assasinations and local politics go hand in hand.

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe accuses his recently fired number two of consulting witch doctors as part of effort to topple him. Emmerson Mnangagwa says he's been forced to flee to South Africa after receiving a barrage of death threats.

Also, after UN handouts at a Ugandan refugee camp are delayed by two weeks, dozens of South Sudanese refugees are forced to return to their war-ravaged country in search of food.

And we visit the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal, where assassinations and local politics go hand in hand.

By Mary COLOMBEL , Haxie MEYERS-BELKIN

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2018-02-16 EYE ON AFRICA

South Africa's Ramaphosa hails 'new dawn' in state of the nation address

"Continue the long walk which Nelson Mandela began", those were the words of Cyril Ramaphosa as he delivered his first state of the nation speech this Friday. Also, refugees...

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2018-02-15 South Africa

Cyril Ramophasa sworn in as South African president

In tonight's edition: Cyril Ramophasa is sworn in as South African president; the Ethiopian prime minister resigns; and we take a look at why cycling is so popular in Eritrea.

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2018-02-14 South Africa

Jacob Zuma bows out

In tonight's edition: South African President Jacob Zuma agrees to step down and Zimbabwean opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai dies after a battle with cancer.

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2018-02-13 South Africa

ANC tells Jacob Zuma to step down

In tonight's edition: the ANC tells Jacob Zuma to step down; the electoral commission in DR Congo says that without voting machines there will be no presidential election; and we...

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2018-02-12 Nigeria

Top ANC officials discuss Jacob Zuma's fate

In tonight's bulletin: top ANC officials meet to discuss Jacob Zuma's fate; three soldiers are killed in the south-west anglophone region of Cameroon; and we find out why...

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