Eye on Africa

Zimbabwe issues fresh banknotes amid economic crisis

EYE ON AFRICA
EYE ON AFRICA FRANCE 24
By: Laura DI BIASIO | Julia KIM
13 min

In tonight's edition: new banknotes are distributed in Zimbabwe to help ease chronic cash shortages. But many believe this latest currency reform won't be enough to save the country's collapsing economy. Also, our reporters in Libya meet with civilians caught in the crossfire in the second instalment in our series of special reports. And finally, climate change brings harvest woes to Zanzibar's seaweed farmers.