Africa Weekly: Mauritians take to streets against oil spill aftermath | AFP

This week on Africa Weekly, Mauritians hold mass demonstrations against the government’s handling of the clean-up after more than 1,000 tonnes of oil leaked into the sea from a stranded Japanese oil tanker. The election campaign in Ivory Coast turns spicy, with supporters of former president Laurent Gbagbo — cleared of war crimes by the International Criminal Court – submitting his candidacy to run in the October vote.

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