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Today in history: Gadaffi killed near hometown...

A spokesman for the National Transitional Council (NTC) in Benghazi, Jalal al-Galal, said a doctor who examined the fallen strongman in Misrata found he...

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Niger floods force 23,000 from their homes...

Heavy rains have caused the Komadougou Yobe river that flows through the semi-desert Diffa region into Lake Chad to burst its banks, inundating villages,...

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Young climate activists in Africa struggle...

Africa produces only a tiny fraction of global greenhouse gas emissions

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Nigeria town celebrates claim as 'twins capital'...

The rather sleepy-looking town boasts of having the highest concentration of multiple births of any place on the globe.

Wreckage found of missing DR Congo plane...

The wreck of the Antonov 72 was found in Sankuru province in the centre of the country

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African Union slashes PAP budget by $4m

The cuts will affect staff costs, missions, communications, procurement, stationery, bank charges, capital expenditure and the programme budget

Amnesty decries 'climate of fear' for Nigeria...

It cited the case of Abiri Jones, the publisher of Weekly Source who was arrested in 2016

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Tensions rise in Guinea over constitutional...

Alpha Conde is a former opposition figure who in 2010 became the West African state's first democratically-elected president

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Outsider Saied set for landslide in Tunisia...

He thanked the country's young people "for turning a new page", and vowed to try to build "a new Tunisia"

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Zuma's son says he's a victim of South African...

"I'm looked at as a criminal, I'm looked at as this face of corruption"

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When mobile phones came to Uganda...

President Yoweri Museveni encouraged other investors to emulate Celtel and “invest in the future of Uganda”.