Staying underground authorities try and convince miners in South Africa to come back to the surface but with police standing by there's only been a score of takers so far. It's unclear how many remain underground. The men became trapped when large rocks fell, or were pushed, across the entrance to the shaft. Uganda’s President says he will now pass a law banning homosexuality, and finally, Africa News changes gear to catch up with Natnael Berhané, an Eritrean cyclist speeding across France.
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