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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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Mali to hold local polls in November despite...

At a meeting led Wednesday by President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, the cabinet "adopted a draft decree on convening (the electorate), opening and closing...

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South Sudan rejects 4,000 more UN peacekeepers...

South Sudanese government spokesman Michael Makuei said his country rejected the resolution in its current form as it would "(turn) South Sudan into a...

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Coronavirus threatens nearly 20...

The AU study published Monday said the African Union Commission "should lead negotiations of an ambitious plan for the cancellation of total African external debt", valued at $236 billion.