Senegal is temporarily closing its consulates abroad, a decision following attacks on several of its diplomatic missions. In the country, tension remains high after several days of violence last week, following the conviction of opponent Ousmane Sonko. Is the situation in danger of degenerating? We put the question to our guest, government spokesman Abdou Karim Fofana.
In the Central African Republic, the opposition emerges from Silence. The Republican Bloc for the Defense of the Constitution, BRDC held a press conference on Tuesday to denounce the constitutional referendum announced by President Touadera last week. For them the president wants to change the constitution to run for a 3rd term. The correspondence in Bangui of Rolf Steve Domia-Leu and Melino Bandio.
A new step towards the elections in DR Congo. The law on the distribution of seats in the National Assembly was adopted by the deputies on Tuesday. A law that is controversial since the distribution of seats is calculated on the basis of the electoral file itself highly contested. The Ceni had declared just over 40 million registered voters after the cleaning of the electoral register, figures deemed fraudulent by the opposition. the correspondence of Aurelie Bazzara Kibangula.
Editor: Celia Caracena
Source: France 24