Eye on Africa

Macina liberation front also claims responsibility for Bamako hotel attack

The Macina Liberation Front and Ansar Dine claim responsibility for the Radisson hotel attack in Mali, this after a separate claim on Friday. Also, the US slaps sanctions on individuals in Burundi from both the government and opposition. The White House says the country is "on the precipice", blaming Burundi's president for pursuing a third term. And the lawyer for opposition member Hama Amadou he's being poorly treated, after being arrested and jailed ten days ago in Niger.