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Zimbabwe's controversial leader turns 90
One-time freedom fighter has ruled Zimbabwe since its independence in 1980.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2014 08:04 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
Confronting anti-black racism in the Arab world
The Arab slave trade is a fact of history, and anti-black racism in the region is something that must be addressed.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 18:30 GMT
Celebrating Africa Union rise amid cynicism
What do ordinary people have to say after 50 years of the AU?
Last updated: 26 May 2013 13:29 GMT
Recognising Africa's past, finding its future
Musician Femi Kuti discusses pan-Africanism, the state of African leadership and the need to understand history.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2013 15:57 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
Our top sports stories of 2010
Spain's victory at the World Cup was the sporting pinnacle of a year packed with big stories on and off the pitch.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2010 16:36 GMT
In search of a great Arab leader?
Forty years after his death, no Arab leader has been able to fill the role left vacant by Gamal Abdel Nasser.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2010 14:33 GMT
...Meanwhile, over in Ghana
Ghana may be championed for its political stability, but life for the average Ghanaian is defined by crippling poverty.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2010 08:18 GMT
Golden day for the host nation
Snowboarder Jasey-Jay Anderson helps Canada to the top of the gold-medal table.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2010 13:44 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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