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Nigerian army releases 244 Boko Haram suspects

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Latest update : 2017-12-22

Cameroon court quashes RFI journalist's 10 year sentence

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. And with just days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays.

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. We bring you the very latest from our correspondent in Yaoundé.

And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. Meanwhile, the government launches a fresh military campaign, prompting civilians to flee to DR Congo. Our correspondent, Simona Foltyn, reports from the border town of Aba.

And with days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays. Shops are trying to entice them with bigger and better bargains.

By Rochelle FERGUSON-BOUYAHI , Laura DI BIASIO

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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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2018-01-10 Zambia

Zambia closes passport offices to curb cholera spread

Zambia closes passport offices as it ramps up its response to a deadly outbreak of cholera. A new vaccination programme aims to reach two million people. Also, the sounds of...

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