Eye on Africa

South Sudan: Parliament extends president's term until 2021

MPs in South Sudan vote to extend the mandate of President Salva Kiir's government for an extra three years, a move likely to complicate peace negotiations to bring an end to four years of civil war. Also, Cameroon investigates a video circulating online appearing to show men in military uniform shooting two women and two children dead for being suspected members of Boko Haram. And we see how Nigerian athletes hope to shine in October at the Amputee Football World Cup.