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Niger vows to avenge deadly raid by Boko...

The minister was speaking to troops at a garrison at Bosso, near the Nigerian border where the deadly attack took place on Friday, according to a broadcast...

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Saudi still reviewing hajj stampede: minister...

More than 2,000 pilgrims died in the stampede, the worst disaster to ever strike the annual ritual.

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Kenya faces legal action over refugee camp...

Nairobi vowed last month to shut down the sprawling Dadaab camp on the Kenya-Somalia border, home to some 350,000 people, on national security grounds....

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Burundi school students charged for defacing...

Insulting the president carries a potential jail term of five to 10 years, according to the country's penal code.

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S.Sudan resumes talks with Sudan on independence...

The south's foreign affairs, defence, interior and oil ministers travelled to Khartoum for the talks

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Kinshasa rally in support of Kabila draws...

Political unrest has plagued DR Congo for months over fears that Kabila will postpone elections due to be held late this year.

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Female journalist gunned down in Somalia...

Sagal Salad Osman, a presenter and producer for state radio station Muqdisho, was gunned down by unidentified men who then fled.

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'At least 10' dead in jihadist attack on...

Around 40 others were injured in the assault on the central Ambassador Hotel, where Somali security forces continued to battle Shabaab fighters

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South Sudan 'torture' in shipping container...

There was no immediate response from South Sudan's army

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Zika spreads in Africa for first time: WHO...

The World Health Organization announced that the strain of Zika circulating in Cape Verde had been shown to be the same as the one behind an explosion...

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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...