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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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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.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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