Eye on Africa

African security: Boko Haram is recruiting beyond Nigeria's borders

France says it will send in help to rally mistrustful African states against Boko Haram. The Nigerian insurgency poses risks beyond its borders: we speak to the UN Special Representative for Central Africa. Also, the African response to crises has to change: that was one of the key messages to come out of a peace security forum that wrapped up today. We hear from our correspondent in Dakar.


And anti-Chinese sentiment remains a problem in one Malagasy community, a week after several people were killed because of a riot at a sugar factory run by Chinese managers.

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