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Senegal prime minister sacked
The move against Aminata Toure comes after she failed to win a seat at local elections on Sunday.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 04:23 GMT
New technology lights up Burundi
New technology is lighting up homes in country where civil war left much of the infrastructure destroyed.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 18:30 GMT
West Africa 'should decriminalise drugs'
Report by regional commission, including ex-Nigeria president, says current drug policies causing public health crisis.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 08:08 GMT
Senegal ex-president Wade returns from exile
Abdoulaye Wade makes controversial return after two years in France to support son facing corruption charges.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 04:50 GMT
Former Senegal president's son awaits ruling
Court due to rule whether to dismiss case, order Karim Wade to be tried or extend his detention over corruption charges.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2014 13:27 GMT
Senegal moves to prevent Ebola spread
Staff at hospitals and airports will get specialised clothing as neighbouring Guinea battles Ebola outbreak.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2014 05:14 GMT
The real scandal in France
French President Francois Hollande's policies fall short of his political promises.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2014 12:14 GMT
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
Dakar rally racers gearing down
More than 400 cars, trucks, motorcycles and quads set out on difficult terrain to reach finish line.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 21:00 GMT
Peterhansel takes Dakar Rally lead
Stephane Peterhansel won the last major sandy stage of the Dakar Rally leading by 26 seconds going into the final day.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 15:43 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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