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EYE ON AFRICA

All the news from Africa and the Maghreb, with France 24’s correspondents and our guests on set. From Monday to Friday at 9.45 pm and 10.45 pm Paris time.

Latest update : 2017-06-09

Nigeria: Over a dozen people killed in Boko Haram attack on Maiduguri

In tonight's edition: over a dozen people die in Boko Haram's biggest recent raid on the northeastern city of Maiduguri. Also, firefighters in South Africa’s Western Cape battle blazes that have followed the biggest winter storm to hit the region in decades. And in South Sudan, aid organisations struggle to reach those most in need of food aid.

Over a dozen people die in Boko Haram's biggest recent raid on the northeastern city of Maiduguri. Gunmen and suicide attackers descend on the city, but Abuja believes the extremist group is on its last legs. Authorities are focusing more on rebuilding communities ravaged by the insurgency.

Firefighters in South Africa’s Western Cape battle blazes that have followed the biggest winter storm to hit the region in decades.

And as South Sudan struggles with the insecurity caused by years of civil war, those most vulnerable to the fallout from the conflict struggle to find enough to eat. Many forced from their homes rely on aid to stave off starvation.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH , Mary COLOMBEL

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2018-11-14 EYE ON AFRICA

UN lifts sanctions on Eritrea after nine years

Eritrea is in for congratulations from its neighbour Ethiopia after the UN removes sanctions on Asmara, nine years after they were brought in. Also, Cameroon's military cracks...

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2018-11-13 EYE ON AFRICA

Ethiopia corruption crackdown: Former head of military-led firm arrested

The biggest name to be caught up in Abiy Ahmed's bid to clean up Ethiopia's political and military establishment is arrested on the border with Sudan - we tell you more. Also,...

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2018-11-12 EYE ON AFRICA

Tensions within DR Congo opposition as deal on joint candidate falls apart

In DR Congo, opposition leaders had voted to back a joint presidential candidate, Martin Fayulu, but opposition frontrunner Felix Tshisekedi has since backtracked. Also, in...

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2018-11-09 EYE ON AFRICA

Car bombs explose in Mogadishu

Car bombs explode within moments of each other in the Somali capital Mogadishu. At least 20 people have been killed in the attack. Also, a former president alleges fraud in...

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2018-11-08 EYE ON AFRICA

'Rhino Dollars' exposes shadowy and lucrative business of rhino poaching

Fighting Ebola in a region plagued by armed groups - that's the challenge facing the UN in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Our correspondent tells us more. Also, we bring you...

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