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Latest update : 2017-11-08

Togo: Opposition protesters demand resignation of longtime president

In tonight's edition: Thousands of opposition supporters stage a rally in the capital calling for Togo's president to step down; the G5 Sahel force comes up against logistical problems in its first mission to stamp out jihadist insurgents; and Ugandan ghetto kids show us why their moves are "unforgettable".

Anger at the Gnassingbé family's five-decade rule over Togo spills onto the streets once again. Thousands of opposition supporters stage a rally in the capital calling for the president to step down.

Also, there are teething problems for West Africa's anti-terrorism troops. The G5 Sahel force comes up against logistical problems in its first mission to stamp out jihadist insurgents.

And dancing their way from the streets to stardom - we take you to meet the Ugandan ghetto kids who have all the right moves!

By Mary COLOMBEL , Thomas WATERHOUSE

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2018-01-17 Ethiopia

Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina released from jail

In tonight's edition: Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina is released from jail; in DR Congo, the Protestant Church adds its voice to concerns about the country's...

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2018-01-16 Nigeria

Nigerian army releases 244 Boko Haram suspects

In tonight's edition: the Nigerian army releases 244 Boko Haram suspects; a new law forces unwed couples living together in Burundi to marry; and our correspondents show us how...

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2018-01-15 Central African Republic

Case dismissed against French troops accused of child rape in Central African Republic

A case is dismissed against French troops accused of raping children in Central African Republic; two years on, Ouagadougou residents remember the attack on the Cappuccino...

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2018-01-12 Donald Trump

Africa reacts to Trump's 'racist slur'

Africans express outrage after President Trump reportedly used crude language to describe African countries, as well as Haiti and El Salvador. Also, DR Congo security forces...

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2018-01-11 Tunisia

Musician Saeid Shanbehzadeh pays tribute to his African roots

Protests continue in Tunisia as the number of arrests reaches more than 600. Also, thousands of mourners take to the streets in central Nigeria to attend the mass burial of...

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