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Burkina Faso leader to be announced by Monday
Army says interim civilian president to be declared by Monday, as political leaders sign transition deal in the capital.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2014 03:26 GMT
Burkina Faso army says constitution restored
Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida gives opposition until 12:00 GMT on Sunday to propose head of transition to civilian rule.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2014 21:49 GMT
Burkina Faso army says it will cede power
Lieutenant-Colonel serving as interim president says transfer of power to civilian leaders will be 'fast'.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2014 12:25 GMT
African Union issues Burkina Faso ultimatum
African Union gives West African country two weeks to pick civilian leader or face sanctions over military takeover.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2014 19:39 GMT
Third UN employee dies of Ebola
UN says a staff member, who had been quarantined since last Tuesday, died of the deadly virus in Sierra Leone.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 10:15 GMT
Nigeria officially declared Ebola free
WHO lauds "spectacular success story" as Nigeria declared free from Ebola after 42 days without new cases.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 10:44 GMT
Nigeria to be declared free of Ebola virus
According to WHO rules, a country can be declared free of Ebola after six weeks without any new cases.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 07:03 GMT
Children pedal to punctuality in South Africa
Donated bicycles can turn a two-hour walk to school into a 30 minute one, allowing children to focus on their studies.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2014 11:00 GMT
Zimbabwean beef an alternative for Russia
Zimbabwe officials say the country will soon start exporting beef to Russia.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 07:27 GMT
Zimbabwe on the big screen
Filmmakers overcome political and financial problems to tell their stories at Harare's 16th international film festival.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 12:37 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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