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ECOWAS aims to wrest north Mali from rebels
Meeting in Nigeria, West African bloc discusses deployment of 3,300 troops to region controlled by rebels.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 08:05 GMT
Explosions rock Somalia's Kismayo
Al-Shabab claims responsiblity but AU peacekeepers say they carried out two controlled expolisions near airport.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2012 15:47 GMT
Dozens killed in Kenya ethnic clashes
Tribesmen have attacked a village in country's southeast, torching homes and sparking clashes that killed 38 people.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2012 17:02 GMT
Nigeria forces thousands from floating slum
Government defends its decision to forcibly evict the almost 200-year-old Makoko shantytown built on lagoon in Lagos.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2012 10:07 GMT
Ugandan opposition warns incumbent
Opponents say if president steals vote in upcoming poll, they will rise up like Egypt.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2011 17:55 GMT
War warning over Abyei
Omar al-Bashir discusses the issue of Abyei, and the future of his presidency.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2011 02:27 GMT
S Sudan asks UN for peacekeepers
Call for troop deployment along border with the north comes amid tensions in run-up to independence referendum.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2010 12:05 GMT
Darfur split over peace talks
Many who disagree with rebel movement's opposition to talks are being targeted.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2010 19:06 GMT
Opposition wins Somaliland vote
Somaliland elects new leader as country celebrates 50 years of independence.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2010 12:29 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.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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