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Analysis: Did Lesotho's army attempt a coup?
Having fled to South Africa, Prime Minister Tom Thabane has accused the military of planning to overthrow him.
Kristen van Schie
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 14:13 GMT
Egypt vs African Union: A mutually unhappy ending?
The year-long wrestling match between the African Union and Egypt has left its scars on both fighters.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 12:09 GMT
Investing in, not arresting Kenyan youth
Arbitrary raids and arrests in Nairobi perpetuate insecurity and terrorism.
Last updated: 19 May 2014 16:13 GMT
Oscar Pistorius and the white fear factor
South Africa's crime rate is falling, but the Oscar Pistorius murder trial exposes a lingering fear of 'black crime'.
Last updated: 13 May 2014 15:19 GMT
Polls close in South Africa
Around 29 parties jostle for the votes of about 25 million South Africans registered to participate in the polls.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 23:44 GMT
South Africans vote in general election
About 22,000 voting stations open for general election, which ruling ANC is expected to win despite political scandals.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 14:36 GMT
Why aren't South Africa's born frees voting?
As South Africa heads to the polls, many of the country's younger generation are boycotting the vote.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 11:11 GMT
South Africans head to the polls
About 22,000 voting stations open for Wednesday's general election, which the ruling ANC is expected to win.
Last updated: 07 May 2014 05:59 GMT
Somali refugees: threat or victims?
Kenya orders refugees off the streets to stop attacks by armed groups from Somalia.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 18:52 GMT
Reporting Africa: In defence of a critical debate
The challenge for journalists covering Africa is telling African stories in their full human dimension.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 08:06 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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Mary Jane Baxter
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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