Eye on Africa

Ugandan soldiers sentenced for beating of journalists

EYE ON AFRICA
EYE ON AFRICA © FRANCE 24
By: Yena LEE | Laura DI BIASIO
12 min

In tonight's edition: Nigerian security forces are on the hunt for the Kagara kidnappers. Forty-two people are still missing after an attack on a school on Wednesday. Also, Uganda's military chief apologises after soldiers were found guilty of assaulting journalists. Seven men were sentenced to up to three months behind bars for their actions. And some 100,000 people have officially died of Covid-19 across the African continent. We take a closer look at the health situation in the Kenyan capital Nairobi.