Former Ivory Coast PM gets life sentence for plotting coup

In tonight's edition: Former Ivorian prime minister and rebel leader Guillaume Soro is sentenced in absentia to life in prison for plotting a coup against President Alassane Ouattara. In Ethiopia, dozens of people are killed in an air strike on a market near the city of Mekele in the northern Tigray region. And we meet singer-songwriter Mr. Eazi, who is taking Afrobeats to new global heights.

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