Eye on Africa

Tanzania mulls installing cable car on Kilimanjaro

In tonight’s edition: Schools in Sudan have been ordered shut as talks between protest leaders and the ruling military are cancelled in the wake of the killing of student protesters in El Obeid. And in Ivory Coast, former foes Laurent Gbagbo and Henri Konan Bedié meet after 10 years ahead of the 2020 presidential polls. Finally, the Tanzanian government is considering installing a cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro in order to boost tourism but the idea is already sparking controversy.