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Gambia severs diplomatic ties with Taiwan
Gambia is the second African state to announce a change in its diplomatic relationship with Taiwan this week.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 16:58 GMT
Africans push UN to call off 'racist' court
The Security Council is to vote on an African call to defer trials of Kenya's leaders - but the row will not go away.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 16:00 GMT
Double standards in the Commonwealth?
As Indian and Canadian leaders stay away from a summit in Sri Lanka, we ask if this will damage the bloc's credibility.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2013 09:42 GMT
Poor bear brunt of extreme weather
A report suggests that the failure to address natural disasters could undermine attempts to end global poverty.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2013 09:24 GMT
Millions at risk of female genital mutilation
UN says although genital cutting is on decline, female genital mutilation remains "almost universal" in some countries.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 20:42 GMT
Nigeria arrests trio over 'Hezbollah cell'
Soldiers uncover heavy weapons cache allegedly linked to Lebanese group as police say suspects had "terrorist training".
Last updated: 31 May 2013 11:06 GMT
African Union: Continental drift?
Group celebrates its anniversary, but the verdict is still out on whether it is meeting the needs of ordinary Africans.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 21:09 GMT
Drogba dropped from Ivory Coast team
Ivory Coast boss leaves Didier Drogba out of Gambia qualifier saying he needs to work hard to become the old Drogba.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2013 18:12 GMT
Drogba ponders uncertain future
With dreams of a national title dashed in loss to Nigeria, Ivory Coast striker's international career in doubt.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2013 15:14 GMT
Senegal rebels alienate those they fight for
A long-running movement for the independence of Casamance in southern Senegal is unlikely to succeed.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2013 08:57 GMT
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