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Out of Africa: The great money migration
Almost $2 trillion has left Africa illicitly since 1970, thwarting poverty reduction and economic growth.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 13:13 GMT
Country Profile: Nigeria
Africa's most populous country has had a chequered history since gaining independence from Britain in 1960.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 12:41 GMT
Nigerian opposition fails to agree vote pact
Nigeria's main opposition parties fail in efforts to forge alliance aimed at unseating president Goodluck Jonathan.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 17:43 GMT
Vote counting under way in Nigeria
Voters say voting in parliamentary polls went generally well despite initial fears of violence and logistical problems.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 22:25 GMT
Nigeria hit by second blast as polls continue
Official says bomb went off near the city of Maiduguri and caused casualties hours after a deadly blast on election eve.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 12:09 GMT
Nigeria elections postponed for second time
Vote now scheduled to take place on April 9, electoral commission says, following logistical problems.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 18:58 GMT
UK banks 'aided Nigeria corruption'
Five leading UK banks failed to adequately check funds they accepted from politicians accused of graft, watchdog says.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2010 09:29 GMT
As more than a dozen African nations mark 50 years of independence, we look at where the continent is headed.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2010 13:03 GMT
Nigeria's leadership crisis
The vice-president has assumed full presidential powers but is the move legal?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 11:16 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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