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Gang rape spurs calls for reform in Ethiopia
Women's rights activists are demanding change after Hanna Lalango, 16, was gang-raped on a bus and left for dead.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 11:40 GMT
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2014 23:38 GMT
African answers to Ebola
Africa's private sector brings capabilities that are not available in other institutions to the fight against Ebola.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2014 12:32 GMT
Rebels accuse South Sudan of breaking truce
Rebels say their positions attacked by government forces hours after peace deal was signed.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 02:22 GMT
South Sudan rivals fail to reach peace deal
State news agency says president and ex-deputy fail to agree deal at Ethiopia talks despite earlier reports of success.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2014 15:13 GMT
Burkina Faso army says it will cede power
Lieutenant-Colonel serving as interim president says transfer of power to civilian leaders will be 'fast'.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2014 12:25 GMT
African Union issues Burkina Faso ultimatum
African Union gives West African country two weeks to pick civilian leader or face sanctions over military takeover.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 19:39 GMT
Ethiopians struggle despite economic boom
Country is still one of largest recipients of foreign aid despite having one of world's fastest growing economies.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 13:52 GMT
WHO: Liberia to see huge Ebola surge
World Health Organisation says thousands of new cases are imminent as efforts to fight outbreak fall woefully short.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 15:14 GMT
Ethiopian girls as young as five married off
Parents unable to look after children are marrying them off at a tender age, exposing them to maternal deaths.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 16:35 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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