Eye on Africa

Jacob Zuma corruption scandal: Influence-peddling inquiry opens

In this edition: A public inquiry has opened in Johannesburg over a graft scandal that embroiled former South African President Jacob Zuma and led to his downfall. In Nigeria, Islamist jihadist militants are stepping up their attacks, with deadly assaults hitting northeastern Borno State. Finally, which West African country makes the best Jollof rice? It's one of the most heated food debates in West Africa that Nigeria aims to settle once and for all, with Lagos hosting a Jollof rice festival.