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Burkina Faso: Ghost of 'Africa's Che Guevara'
In the weeks before violent protests, some Burkinabes' thoughts turned to slain leader Thomas Sankara for inspiration.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 10:52 GMT
Ghana peacekeepers remember Rwanda's genocide
Without weapons, Ghana's peacekeepers saved many Rwandans through negotiations alone.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 10:09 GMT
Ghanaian poet among Nairobi dead
Kofi Awoonor is among those confirmed dead in the attack on a Nairobi shopping mall.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 14:44 GMT
Obituary: Ghana's John Atta Mills
Former law professor-turned-president, credited for overseeing large oil production in Ghana, has died at 68.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 19:33 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
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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