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13/02/2016

African press review 13 February 2016

Rwanda is to relocate refugees from Burundi to other countries. Who will take them in is the big question.
Riek Machar has been named the vice president of South Sudan.
12/02/2016 - South Sudan

Bad management, bad blood threaten South Sudan’s unity government

South Sudan’s president Salva Kiir has re-appointed his rival, rebel leader Riek Machar, as vice-president. The move follows a peace deal signed by the two leaders in August last year.
12/02/2016

African press review 12 February 2016

South African president Jacob Zuma had to wait a while for Julius Malema and his Economic Freedom Fighters to stop chanting, but Zuma did get to deliver his State of the Nation address last night.
11/02/2016

African press review 11 February 2016

Just how easy is it to impeach a South African president? The opposition Economic Freedom Fighters say they intend to find out.
Mido was sacked after just over a month in charge at Zamalek
10/02/2016 - football

Zamalek sack coach Mido after derby defeat to Al-Ahly

Egyptian champions Zamalek sacked their coach Mido on Wednesday just hours after losing 2-0 to archrivals Al Ahly in the Cairo derby.
10/02/2016

African press review 10 February 2016

Ugandan police have been stocking up on the anti-riot gear, which might be a bit worrying with presidential elections just around the corner.
09/02/2016

African press review 9 February 2016

The African press is talking about Zika this morning and its consequences when it comes to the Olympic.
08/02/2016

African press review 8 February 2016

In today's African press review, Egypt sees red over a presidential carpet, scientists think the Zika virus won't be threatning Africa anytime soon and the South African government hopes for more ...
The French President Francois Hollande (L) greets Rwandan President Paul Kagame during a mini-summit dedicated to the Central African Republic in 2014
07/02/2016 - France - Rwanda

French general testifies in Rwandan genocide hearing

A French general has testified for the first time in a probe into the role of French forces during the 1994 Rwandan genocide, according to reports from people close to the case.

 

06/02/2016

African press review 6 February 2016

Today's African press review is filled with strange stories: from a man being mysteriously sucked out of a plane in Somalia, to the Nigerian president going to see his doctors in London.
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