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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 : 2018-03-09

International Women's Day: 23.6% of African MPs are women

In this edition: to mark International Women's Day, we take a look at African women's power in parliament and how they are organising themselves to look after each other in Ivory Coast. Also, Rex Tillerson and the head of the African Union say that Trump's racist slur about Africa is now behind them. And we meet with Seun Kuti after his concert at the Bataclan in Paris.

The number of female lawmakers across Africa has reached historic highs, but there's still a long way to go. We take a closer look at the influence of the women who have made it into parliament.

Also, the US and the African Union say they’ve moved on from President Trump's slur about Africa. It comes as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson continues his tour of the continent.

And finally Seun Kuti, the youngest son of Nigerian afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, tells crowds in Paris about his philosophy of music and life as he plays at the Bataclan to promote his latest album.

By Mary COLOMBEL , Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2018-09-24 EYE ON AFRICA

Tanzania investigates ferry disaster which killed at least 227

In this edition: A preliminary investigation into the Tanzanian ferry disaster in which at least 227 people lost their lives has blamed overloading for the sinking of the MV...

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2018-09-24 EYE ON AFRICA

Tanzania’s president orders arrests over Lake Victoria ferry disaster

In this edition: Tanzania’s president has ordered the arrest of those responsible for the Lake Victoria ferry accident which claimed dozens of lives. And South Africa's president...

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2018-09-20 EYE ON AFRICA

Uganda's Bobi Wine returns home

In tonight's edition: Opposition MP Bobi Wine returns home to Uganda from the US and vows to continue his fight. And at least 200 people are missing in Tanzania after a ferry...

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2018-09-20 EYE ON AFRICA

Amnesty International says at least 58 killed in Addis Ababa violence

At least 58 people were killed during a weekend of ethnic violence in Ethiopia's capital, according to a new toll from Amnesty International. Also, Liberia's government says it...

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2018-09-18 EYE ON AFRICA

Amnesty warns of 'horrific' violence in Cameroon's anglophone regions

In tonight's edition: Amnesty International sounds the alarm over escalating violence in Cameroon's anglophone crisis. Also, South Africa legalises personal and private use of...

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