The Africa Report
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The Africa Report - ECOWAS mulls military intervention and Niger appoints a new leader09 August 2023 | 4 Minute Listen
This morning we turn to East Africa and in particular Ethiopia - as president Abiy Ahmed declares a 'state of emergency' over Amhara violence, what does this mean for the region and the country?
The Africa Report - Niger coup02 August 2023 | 6 Minute Listen
Ecowas has imposed sanctions on the Niger military coup Leaders - Last week the military said they overthrew the Gov over poor governance … what now for the uranium rich country and US/ French ally? Staying in West Africa - another country that also experiences a copy 2 years ago is Mali- they’ve now dropped French as the official language.
The Africa Report - East Africa bloc suggests military deployment to Sudan amid ongoing fighting12 July 2023 | 5 Minute Listen
Yet another protest being planned for today by Raila Odinga’s coalition in Kenya today - this week’s protest is against the high cost of living - however some group are questioning Odinga’s motives.