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Malawi celebrates 50 years of independence
But the occasion is marred by the southern African country's continued poverty and reliance on donor aid.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 05:35 GMT
This is Yamaguchi’s time to shine
The 23-year-old Japanese player looks to keep his nerves at Brazil 2014 and help his side progress into the knockouts.
Last updated: 10 Jun 2014 16:24 GMT
Damage to massive Africa dam raises alarms
Zambia and Zimbabwe trying to raise $250m to repair the Kariba dam, which has developed serious structural damage.
Last updated: 30 May 2014 19:11 GMT
Zambia tribe leaders challenge child marriage
Tribal chiefs recruited to help stop underage marriages in country where 40 percent of girls marry before they are 18.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 11:35 GMT
Women and ICT in Africa: A new digital gap
Mobile and internet technology can help African women become more financially independent.
Last updated: 23 May 2014 07:24 GMT
Angolans in DRC have mixed feelings on home
Displaced by Angola's brutal civil war, some ex-refugees now living in DR Congo still don't want to return.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 13:37 GMT
Zambia court acquits top gay rights activist
Paul Kasonkomona found not guilty of encouraging homosexuality after talking about gay rights and AIDS on TV.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 16:40 GMT
Zambia's emerald conundrum
Small-scale miners see potential in emeralds, but complain that government policies are far from cutting-edge.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 08:47 GMT
Zambia arrests politician over potato jibe
Opposition politician Frank Bwalya arrested and charged with defamation after he compared the president to a potato.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 05:48 GMT
Mass circumcision drive in Rwanda to curb HIV
Rwanda aims to non-surgically circumcise 700,000 adult men by 2016 as part of strategy to achieve AIDS-free generation.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 06:49 GMT
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