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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.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 10:27 GMT
Kenyan police dogged by extortion charges
Somali refugees arrested in counter-terror crackdown forced to bribe police despite having proper identification papers.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 12:22 GMT
Westgate Mall trial opens in Kenya
At least 67 people were killed in a September attack claimed by Somalia's al-Qaeda-linked Shebab group.
Last updated: 15 Jan 2014 14:21 GMT
Kenya charges four Somalis over mall attack
Men face court without legal representation, accused of aiding attackers at Nairobi's Westgate shopping centre.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2013 20:51 GMT
Can Cairo's vigils be dispersed peacefully?
Despite the potential for bloodshed, Egypt’s government vows to clear the pro-Morsi sit-ins.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 17:22 GMT
Black Egyptians decry daily racism
Non-Arab Africans say they are routine victims of discrimination by officials and on the street.
Last updated: 19 Jul 2013 16:05 GMT
Protesters return to Tahrir Square
Thousands rally in Cairo over acquittals of Mubarak-era officials, as Egyptian prosecutor says he will appeal verdicts.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 05:07 GMT
Cairo set for second night of protests
Protesters set to return to Tahrir Square amid anger among supporters of revolution at acquittals of Mubarak-era aides.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2012 11:48 GMT
US raid frees Western hostages in Somalia
White House confirms that US Special Forces conducted a helicopter rescue of two aid workers abducted in October.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2012 12:44 GMT
Favourites Ivory Coast start with nervy win
Didier Drogba heads Ivory Coast to victory over outsiders Sudan in a tense match for Africa Cup of Nations' favourites.
Africa Cup of Nations 2012
Last updated: 22 Jan 2012 20:34 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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