Eye on Africa

France honours forgotten WWII soldiers from its former colonies

In tonight’s edition: France honours the forgotten African soldiers of its former colonies who fought during WWII. A new $126 million surveillance system from Huawei has Uganda’s opposition lawmakers worried. The government says it will slash crime, but critics say the facial recognition technology could be used to target anti-government protesters. Also, the Nigerian teenagers taking on the World’s second-largest film industry armed with only smartphones and YouTube special effects tutorials.