Eye on Africa

Sahel leader discuss security as French hostages freed

The leaders of Chad and Mauritania discuss the threat posed to the region by armed extremists hiding out across the Sahel. Also in South Africa, a white supremacist who plotted to assassinate nelson Mandela and wanted to rid the nation of Black people is given a 35 year sentence for treason. And judges in the trial of dozens of members of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood step down reportedly because security services wont allow defendants in court.