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Gunmen kill worshippers at Nigeria church
At least 99 people are killed as assailants set off bombs and fire into congregation, officials and witnesses say.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 13:54 GMT
South Sudan army closes in on rebel-held town
Government says it is poised to recapture Bor, a claim dismissed by rebels as peace talks grind on in Ethiopia.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 02:52 GMT
UN urges immediate ceasefire in South Sudan
Rebels demand truce monitors before agreeing on halt to hostilities, with negotiators set to launch peace talks.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2014 23:50 GMT
S Sudan declares emergency in two states
Government and rebels teams to meet in Addis Ababa in effort to end conflict in Jonglei that has left thousands dead.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 22:49 GMT
S Sudan and rebels poised for peace talks
President Salva Kiir and rebels are to meet for New Year's Day peace talks in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 09:30 GMT
South Sudan rebels recapture key town of Bor
Government deploys thousands of troops from Juba in an effort to wrest back control of Jonglei state.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 21:06 GMT
Clashes in S Sudan as peace deadline nears
Government troops recaptured flashpoint town of Bor from rebel fighters loyal to Riek Machar last week.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2013 13:52 GMT
S Sudan's government 'committed to ceasefire'
Regional official says S Sudan will release some politicians accused of being part of an alleged coup to ease tensions.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2013 21:33 GMT
Witnesses describe atrocities in South Sudan
Violence returns to South Sudan on a level not seen since the civil war that gave birth to the world's newest nation.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2013 11:10 GMT
Mandela: Beyond the myth
A look at what it was about the man, Nelson Mandela, that made him a leader for all times.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 05:04 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
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The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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