Eye on Africa

Former Guinea-Bissau PM Embalo wins presidency, but can he deliver change?

EYE ON AFRICA
EYE ON AFRICA FRANCE 24

In tonight's edition: Umaro Cissoko Embalo is to become Guinea-Bissau's next president. His supporters will be hoping he stands for a break with the past in a country dubbed the world's first ever "narco-state". Also, we head to Burkina Faso, where one prisoner is making all the right sounds ahead of his release. He's been developing his musical talents behind bars and hopes to have a successful career once he's finished his five-year sentence.