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Somali currency survives long civil war
Shilling value kept alive despite lack of authority to regulate it during two decades of conflict.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 10:21 GMT
Kenya fights weed plague in Lake Victoria
Water hyacinth has disastrous effects for millions who rely on Africa's largest fresh water body.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2013 11:25 GMT
Rape cases soar in Somali camps
It is estimated 1,700 women were raped in camps for displaced people in the capital, Mogadishu.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 04:00 GMT
Polio stages comeback in Somalia
Doctors find new cases, six years after country was declared polio free.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 12:36 GMT
Aid organisation withdraws from Somali
Doctors without Borders ends its operations due to safety concerns after serving about two decades in country.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 11:06 GMT
Somalia marks one year of elected parliament
Country faces security challenges as it marks first anniversary of elected government.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 10:50 GMT
Gulf dreams dashed for African migrants
Many stranded in UN refugee camps in Yemen after failing to finish difficult journey to Saudi Arabia.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2013 10:15 GMT
US embassy attacks anniversary marked
More than 200 people died and more than 5,000 were injured in al-Qaeda bombings in Kenya and Tanzania 15 years ago.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 09:06 GMT
Stability under threat in Mogadishu
Two years after al-Shabab left Somali capital, assassinations and suicide bombings are on the rise.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 19:13 GMT
Zimbabwe PM calls poll a 'huge farce'
Mugabe rival Tsvangirai's criticism follows poll watchdog's finding that urban voters in his stronghold were rejected.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 11:09 GMT
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