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Gay Nigerians targeted as 'un-African'
Despite evidence of homosexual customs pre-dating the colonial era, intolerant laws are flourishing across Africa.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2014 06:54 GMT
AFCON still has a long way to go
African Cup of Nations organisers reveal profit but with continent's economic factors struggle to commercialise event.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 11:02 GMT
Monterrey set up Chelsea showdown
Mexican club to meet European champions in semi-finals of the Club World Cup after downing South Korea's Ulsan Hyundai.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2012 11:10 GMT
Open access: Stakes are high at the debates over the future of scholarship
Publishers and academics should look into how to spread the costs and make research outputs more accessible to everybody
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 20:15 GMT
Is Brazil the inheritor of the Portuguese empire in Africa?
China has been under scrutiny as it invests in Africa, but another player has been largely ignored: Brazil.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2012 11:18 GMT
Iran-Africa trade meeting begins
Car makers and other firms aim to expand production in Africa as UN sanctions hit the Islamic republic.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2010 05:01 GMT
Mauritius 'best-run African state'
Index on good governance in sub-Saharan Africa says Rwanda is the most improved.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2007 04:04 GMT
Cash reward for 'good' African leaders
A top African businessman is offering a $5 million award - the largest of its kind in the world - to departing African statesmen for good governance.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2006 04:07 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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St Louis' sons, taken too soon
Gaza, the Goy!
Backing the Kurds will stabilise Iraq
Military injustice: Both US and India 'left in the dark'
Women architects: Building change
The real threat from the Islamic State is to Muslims, not the west
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
Rehabilitating South Africa's ex-prisoners
For many former prisoners, life outside of prison is fraught with difficulties, including joblessness and social stigma.
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