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Thousands attend Ghana president's funeral
African leaders and US secretary of state among mourners as John Atta Mills, who died last month, is laid to rest.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2012 14:55 GMT
Clinton challenges African leaders to reform
US secretary of state calls on continent's leaders to "treat their people with dignity" as she begins seven-nation tour.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 15:18 GMT
Ghana: A democratic anomaly
Unlike many sub-Saharan states, Ghana saw a peaceful transition of power last week after President Mills died.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 11:18 GMT
Ghana swears in Mahama as new president
As nation mourns passing of president, the inauguration of John Dramani Mahama shifts attention to election race.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 14:45 GMT
Ghana president John Atta Mills dies
Statement from president's office announces Mills' death but gives no further details.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 00:41 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
As Ghana is experiencing a new gold rush, widespread corruption is allowing illegal mining to flourish.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2011 12:21 GMT
'All options open' in Cote d'Ivoire
Olusegun Obasanjo optimistic but does not rule out military intervention in efforts to resolve political crisis.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2011 06:21 GMT
Kenya PM warns of Cote d'Ivoire war
Raila Odinga says civil war may break out unless a "negotiated settlement" is reached.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2011 22:55 GMT
Ghana joins ranks of oil producers
Ghana set to become Africa's seventh largest oil producer with the president promising 'benefits for all'.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2010 13:55 GMT
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
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Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
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Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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