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Latest news from France24.com - Africa feed

  1. Rwanda charges Kagame critic Diane Rwigara with inciting insurrection

    10.04 / 15:07 france24.com France24.com - Africa
    Rwandan authorities have charged a critic of President Paul Kagame with inciting insurrection and forgery after she was barred from challenging him in August elections, the public prosecutor’s spokesman said on W…
  2. How Benin's morgues are causing a public health crisis

    10.04 / 14:52 france24.com France24.com - Africa
    In this edition we head to the West African country of Benin. Many poverty-stricken families there, already indebted by hospital fees and unable to pay burial costs, are forced to leave the bodies of deceased relatives at the morgue. Some 2,000 corpses are believed to be stored in unhygienic conditions in morgues across the country. Our reporters investigate a situation that's causing a public health…