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150 arrested in Zambia over poll protest...

Supporters of opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema took to the streets in Southern Province after the election results were released Monday, blockading...

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No bail for man paid for sex with 100 girls...

If found guilty of underage sex, Aniva could be imprisoned for life.

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Zambia's Lungu re-elected as rival cries...

Election commission chief Esau Chulu announced Lungu was "duly elected" after releasing the final results from Thursday's election, which put the president...

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Uganda Police asked to help secure Somali...

Deputy Police Commissioner, Christine Alalo, said Uganda security forces had a duty to help Somalia hold a successful electoral process that will culminate...

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16 dead in C.Africa cholera outbreak

A government toll on Tuesday had put the toll at 10 dead.

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Zambia presidential challenger alleges election...

The allegations by Hichilema are set to further stoke tensions between supporters of his United Party for National Development (UPND) and those of President...

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Twelve Somalis sentenced to five years for...

The men were accused of firing on the MSC Jasmine, a Panamanian-flagged container ship, in January 2013 before being captured by naval anti-piracy forces...

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Nigeria reports two new polio cases: WHO...

"The overriding priority now is to rapidly immunise all children around the affected area,” Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional Director for Africa, said.

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12 dead in Burkina Faso floods

The dead had either drowned or been crushed under their collapsing homes.

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UN to vote Friday on South Sudan force

Negotiations on the text continued Thursday with several council members including Russia, China and Egypt voicing concerns over deploying the 4,000 peacekeepers...

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Museveni launches fiberboard factory...

President Yoweri Museveni launched Nile Fibre Boards Uganda Ltd at Kinoni Village, Kakoge Sub County in Nakasongola district on April 10. The $25m factory is to employ over 1000 locals. The company is specialised in making wood products including different...