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Nigeria wants return of looted treasure
Government preparing request for the return of ancient artefacts taken by Europeans.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 12:24 GMT
Niger politician flees baby-trafficking probe
National Assembly president crosses into Burkina Faso after being stripped of immunity over alleged role in network.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 00:08 GMT
Ghana's successful but unpopular healthcare
Hailed as a model for countries trying to build their health systems, scheme is still shunned by millions.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 09:52 GMT
Ugandan troops kill CAR rebels 'in error'
At least 15 Seleka members killed after being mistaken for LRA fighters inside the Central African Republic, police say.
Last updated: 05 Jul 2014 13:38 GMT
War on polio: A call to African mothers
Singer and activist Angelique Kidjo calls on African mothers to help eradicate polio.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 08:35 GMT
Protesters demand CAR government resigns
Police fire shots to disperse thousands demanding resignation of interim government and removal of foreign troops.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 10:40 GMT
Boko Haram: dialogue or defeat?
African leaders agree to join forces and declare war on the armed group in Nigeria.
Last updated: 18 May 2014 20:50 GMT
Violent aftermath of CAR president's exit
Thirteen killed in violent clashes since President Michel Djotodia resigned at a peace summit in Chad on January 11.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 01:47 GMT
Looting and violence ravage CAR
Thirteen people killed in clashes after President Michel Djotodia's decision to step down two days ago.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2014 08:46 GMT
CAR ex-leader heads for exile in Benin
Michel Djotodia, who seized power backed by rebels last March, resigned under pressure from regional leaders.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 06:21 GMT
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'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.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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