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Greek governmental musical chairs
05/09/2015 - The Sound Kitchen

Greek governmental musical chairs

This week on The Sound Kitchen, you’ll hear the answer to the quiz about Greece’s finance ministers and the RFI English reporter.
Graphics from RFI's Hausa service
30/08/2015 - CAMEROoN - FRANCE

RFI correspondent held incommunicado in Cameroon Boko Haram inquiry

RFI has called on Cameroon to allow lawyers to see journalist Ahmed Abba, the correspondent for its Hausa service who has been held in custody for a month without it being made clear what charges he ...
Apollonia, the daughter of Claude Verlon, viewing her father's name on a monument dedicated to journalists killed in war, in October 2014
26/07/2015 - Mali - France

Hollande meets with relatives of RFI journalists killed in Mali

Relatives of the two Radio France Internationale journalists killed in Mali in 2013 met with French President Francois Hollande this weekend to discuss difficulties in the investigation of the ...
RFI reporter deported from Chad
27/06/2015 - African Media

RFI reporter deported from Chad

In this week's African Media, RFI takes a look at Chad, where Laurent Correau, a RFI reporter, was kicked out earlier this week.

The streets of N'Djamena
25/06/2015 - CHAD - France

Chad claims deported RFI reporter was working illegally

Chad has claimed that it deported RFI reporter Laurent Correau for working illegally in the country, following protests by RFI management and condemnation by the French government.

RFI’s Big Soul
20/06/2015 - The Sound Kitchen

RFI’s Big Soul

This week on The Sound Kitchen, a lucky draw! Did your answer about what you would say to your younger self get pulled out of the hat?
Trinidadian politician and former Fifa official Jack Warner
04/06/2015 - RFI interview: Fifa - Trinidad and Tobago

Jack Warner threatens to link Trinidad PM to Fifa corruption probe in extradition row

Former Fifa official Jack Warner has repeated his threat to wreak revenge on Trinidad and Tobago’s Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar over his planned extradition to the US in the ongoing corruption scandal affecting football’s world governing body.

Senegal's Maréma hits the road to success
28/05/2015 - World music matters

Senegal's Maréma hits the road to success

Following her debut Paris concert in early May, Maréma talks to us about being the RFI "discovery" 2014 and shaking up Senegal's ubiquitous mbalax music.

The commander who ordered the murders of RFI journalists Claude Verlon and Ghislaine Dupont has been killed by French special forces in Mali
21/05/2015 - Mali - France

Two jihadist chiefs killed in French raid in Mali

French special forces have killed two jihadist leaders in Mali, including the commander who claimed the execution of two Radio France Internationale journalists in the remote northern town of Kidal ...
Radio France boss Mathieu Gallet
31/03/2015 - Médias/FRANCE

French public radio off air over big-spending boss's cuts plans

A strike on France's public radio entered its 14th day on Tuesday as journalists and technical staff opposed budget cuts they feared will mean job cuts and the outsourcing of the orchestra and choir.