Eye on Africa

Merkel wraps up three-day West Africa tour in Nigeria

Migration and boosting Nigeria's economy top the agenda in Abuja as President Muhammadu Buhari meets his German counterpart Angela Merkel. Also, Mauritanians prepare to vote in parliamentary and municipal elections in which over 100 political parties are vying for seats. Plus, Ivory Coast is the world's top producer of cashew nuts, but exporters of the nuts are experiencing a slump in sales.