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Riots force reinstatement of Zambian official
Acting President Scott, born in Zambia to British parents, reverses decision to fire party's secretary amid violence.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 07:19 GMT
Rwandan ruling party headed for huge poll win
President's coalition has scored 76 percent of the vote with three-quarters of the ballots counted.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2013 12:53 GMT
How to Rob Africa
Why does the Western world feed Africa with one hand while taking from it with the other?
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Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 09:56 GMT
Country Profile: Liberia
Background on the politics, economy and foreign relations of Liberia.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:22 GMT
Sirleaf: A controversial laureate?
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is by no means a saint - but she still deserves the Nobel Peace Prize.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:04 GMT
Michael Sata: Change Zambia can believe in?
His ability to connect with the working class poor has charmed crowds, but he is not immune to corruption and cronyism.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2011 09:23 GMT
Opposition leader elected president of Zambia
Michael Sata, a former railway porter, wins election on promises of creating jobs and distributing mineral wealth.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2011 16:53 GMT
Polls close in Zambian presidential election
Reports of scattered violence in capital Lusaka, but observers say voting generally proceeded smoothly.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 20:49 GMT
Veterans: Living with genocide
Survivors of and participants in the Rwandan genocide talk about their struggle to overcome the past and to reconcile.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2010 14:05 GMT
Call for Zambia vote recount
Opposition leader challenges presidential election vote amid allegations of fraud.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2008 12:24 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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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.
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The death of international development
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