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26/11/2014

African press review 26 November 2014

Eskom plans to shed jobs. Suspected Ugandan rebels go on a killing spree in DRC. Nigeria devalues. A charity bike is stolen in Egypt. Kenyans get angry about security failures.
26/11/2014

French press review 26 November 2014

Racial anger in the United States, the Pope in Strasbourg and Nicolas Sarkozy on the front page of Le Figaro. That just about sums up this morning's French papers.

25/11/2014

African press review 25 November 2014

Tunisia's presidential election goes to a second round. Power shortages weaken the SA economy. Plague hits Madagascar. Darfur villagers don't care if UN/AU soldiers stay or go.
25/11/2014

French press review 25 November 2014

The Front National finds the banks taht says "da" in Moscow. Russia's embassy buys Paris a Christmas tree. Diesel-driven cars are pouring filth into the French capital's air.
24/11/2014

French press review 24 November 2014

A political power struggle, an unhappy police force, a new form of democracy, and the reshaping of regional France, those are the eye-catching stories on this morning's French front ...
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy in Marseille, 28 October, 2014
23/11/2014 - FRANCE

Sarkozy on track to regain control of the French Right

After losing against socialist François Hollande in 2012’s Presidential election, former right-wing President Nicolas Sarkozy dreams of winning back France.

Demonstration in Paris, with more than 5000 participants.
22/11/2014 - France

Far Right success dampens anti-racist group's 30th birthday

The French anti-racism group SOS Racisme marks its 30th anniversary today.
A street in downtown Monrovia
20/11/2014 - Report: Liberia

Liberia's Senate election campaigns begin

The National Elections Commission of Liberia is preparing to hold Senatorial elections in the country next month, despite the Ebola epidemic that has claimed the lives of 2,812 people.

Morgan Tsvangirai addresses members of his opposition Movement For Democratic Change (MDC) party in Harare, 31 October 2014.
20/11/2014 - REPORT: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean 2002 elections 'neither free nor fair' says South African report

For over a decade, Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai has been trying to defeat President Robert Mugabe at the polls.
Opposition leader,  Zéphirin Diabré signs a "transition charter" in  Ouagadougou, 16 november 2014.
17/11/2014 - FRANCE - BURKINA FASO

Hollande welcomes Kafando as Burkina Faso's interim president

French President François Hollande on Monday welcomed Michel Kafando as Burkina Faso's interim leader.

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