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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 : 2017-12-22

Cameroon court quashes RFI journalist's 10 year sentence

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. And with just days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays.

In Cameroon, a military court quashes a 10-year prison sentence for Ahmed Abba, a journalist from our sister station Radio France Internationale. We bring you the very latest from our correspondent in Yaoundé.

And South Sudan's warring factions sign a new accord to cease hostilities in the latest bid to end the country's ongoing civil war. Meanwhile, the government launches a fresh military campaign, prompting civilians to flee to DR Congo. Our correspondent, Simona Foltyn, reports from the border town of Aba.

And with days to go before Christmas, many Nigerian families say they're finding it tough to celebrate the holidays. Shops are trying to entice them with bigger and better bargains.

By Rochelle FERGUSON-BOUYAHI

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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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2018-09-14 EYE ON AFRICA

Zimbabwe's government criticised over cholera outbreak

Zimbabwe's government faces growing criticism over a cholera epidemic that's killed at least 25 people, but authorities say they are committed to ending the outbreak. Also, as...

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