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Ghana facing healthcare funding crisis
Hospitals, clinics and pharmacies experiencing dire financial difficulties as government fails to reimburse them.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 16:55 GMT
Has China's property bubble burst?
Counting the Cost explores the problems facing the Chinese housing market and its impact on the economy.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 11:33 GMT
Ghana environment pays cost of illegal mining
Huge swathes of land and 75 percent of country's waterways have been polluted by unauthorised gold mining.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 09:43 GMT
Sierra Leone battles maternal mortality
Sub-Saharan Africa suffers some of the highest rates of maternal deaths in the world.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 08:48 GMT
Polls close in Sierra Leone election
President Ernest Bai Koroma in tussle with eight challengers, including leading opposition figure Julius Maada Bio.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 03:03 GMT
Ouattara guarantees rival's safety
Man recognised by international community as winner of Cote d'Ivoire's presidential poll offers incumbent amnesty.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2011 16:37 GMT
Ouattara offers Gbagbo amnesty
Alassane Ouattara, seen as the winner of Cote d'Ivoire's recent poll, offers Laurent Gbagbo amnesty if he steps down.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2011 13:14 GMT
Gbagbo loath to share power
In an interview with Al Jazeera, incumbent president of Cote d'Ivoire welcomes UN investigators.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2010 04:14 GMT
Cote d'Ivoire violence kills scores
The United Nations says more than 170 people were killed in continued violence over disputed presidential elections.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2010 21:45 GMT
No let-up in Cote d'Ivoire violence
Incumbent president's supporters accused of attacks in ongoing unrest, but deny any involvement.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2010 05:35 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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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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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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