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Zuma's son to stand trial in South Africa...

He is accused of causing the death of Phumzile Dube after his Porsche hit a minibus she was travelling in

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Malawi villagers search through river silt...

"Iyi, iyi," ("Here, Here!") is the cry when an excited miner spots any speck of the precious metal and others eagerly gather round at the site, 20 kilometres...

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DR Congo opposition parties agree to name...

Tensions are running high before the long-delayed December 23 vote to chose a successor to Kabila, who bowed to international pressure this year to step...

Cannabis legalisation delights South African...

More than 26 million South Africans use traditional medicine, mostly derived from wild plants including cannabis

'We've got the power!' In DRC, rap moves...

Rap's subversive rise has shaken things up for the rumba scene

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Liberia's Weah announces free tuition for...

"I was shocked when I was told that every semester about 20,000 (would-be students) go through the registration process, (but) only 12,000 attend.

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Ethiopia appoints Africa's only female president...

In a unanimous vote, Ethiopian lawmakers picked career diplomat Sahle-Work Zewde, 68, to replace Mulatu Teshome who resigned in unclear circumstances....

As Ethiopia reforms, ethnic violence spreads...

The rise in violence contrasts sharply with the global praise for Ethiopia's young, reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who has forged peace with neighbouring...

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Gunmen abduct six children from Cameroon...

Local media reports said one of the six had managed to escape, but that information has not yet been independently confirmed.

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Abducted Tanzanian billionaire returns home...

Forbes estimates his net worth as US$1.5 billion, making him Africa's 17th richest man and its youngest billionaire

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Prince William honors two Ugandan...

Prince William, who is also Duke of Cambridge, handed Obwona the Tusk Wildlife Ranger Award for his dedication as a ranger protecting the wildlife of Murchison Falls National Park.