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Sahara Islamists take hostages, spreading...

ISLAMIST fighters seized dozens of Western and Algerian hostages in a dawn raid on a natural gas facility deep in the Sahara

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Somali Islamist rebels sentence French hostage...

Somali militants linked to al Qaeda said on Wednesday they had sentenced a French agent to death after a failed attempt by French armed forces to rescue...

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UN's Ban hopes French intervention halts...

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday welcomed the French-led military intervention in Mali at the request of the government there and voiced the...

Kenya''s president rejects lawmakers'' plan...

Kenya''s president rejected on Saturday plans by members of parliament to triple their end-of-term bonuses and award themselves diplomatic passports, bodyguards...

Court accepts Mubarak appeal, orders retrial...

AN Egyptian court accepted an appeal by ousted former president Hosni Mubarak and his former interior minister on Sunday, allowing him to be retried

More than 30,000 flee fighting in Sudan's...

CONFLICT has raged in Darfur, a vast arid region in the west of Sudan, since 2003 when mainly non-Arab tribes took up arms against the Arab government...

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Kenya MPs triple bonuses again

Kenyan legislators have tripled their end-of-term bonuses once again, sweetening the deal with extra perks like diplomatic passports and security for life...

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Police fire rubber bullets at S.Africa farm...

South African police fired rubber bullets to disperse hundreds of striking farm workers in the grape-growing Western Cape on Wednesday.

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Ghana opposition boycotts president's inauguration...

Ghana’s opposition boycotted the inauguration of President John Mahama on Monday, ignoring his appeals to end a dispute over last month’s election in the...

S. Sudan sees northern border zone within...

South Sudan hopes to establish a demilitarized zone along its border with arch-rival Sudan within a month, paving the way for vital oil exports to resume....

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