It was an extremely eventful year for the African continent in 2019, with major victories for those fighting against autocratic rule in both Sudan and Algeria, while Tunisia marked two major deaths of leaders and its first election since the revolution. RFI takes a look back at these stories and the highlights of 2019.
Hopes for civilian rule in Sudan after compromise deal
Tunisia - election
Optimism for Tunisia's young democracy despite low voter turnout
Zimbabwe - Robert Mugabe
Robert Mugabe: Father of a nation, leader, tyrant