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Long-awaited trial begins in Guinea’s 2009 stadium massacre

On the program tonight: Former Guinean dictator Moussa Dadis Camara is finally in court for a long-awaited trial, 13 years after the death of more than 150 people in a stadium in Conakry. Kenyan authorities are trying to prevent the Ebola virus from entering the country. And the latest Hollywood blockbuster "The Woman King" tells the story of the Dahomey Amazons - an all-female army who have sworn to protect their kingdom in present-day Benin.

Ex-junta leader Camara jailed ahead of Guinea stadium massacre trial

In tonight's edition: the former head of the Guinean military junta is imprisoned on the eve of his trial. He and 10 others are charged after more than 150 people were murdered and more than 100 women raped at an opposition rally in 2009. Elsewhere, Nigeria continues to grapple with its worst flooding ever for a decade as a panel around the country recommends dozens of police be fired or prosecuted for their role in torture and extrajudicial executions.

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