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    SA performs world's first penis transplant
    SA performs world's first penis transplant
    The 21-year-old patient had his penis amputated three years ago after a botched circumcision at a traditional initiation ceremony.
    More than 100 Boko Haram militants killed by forces in Niger
    More than 100 Boko Haram militants killed by forces in Niger
    In a statement read out on state television late Friday, Niger's defense minister Mahamadou...
    Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in bathtub
    Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in bathtub
    The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive, face down in a bathtub on Saturday and taken to a hospital...
    Niger: Anti-Charlie Hebdo protest claim more lives
    Niger: Anti-Charlie Hebdo protest claim more lives
    The second Islamist gunman in the Charlie Hebdo magazine attack has been given a secretive burial in an unmarked grave near Paris, authorities said...
    Tunisians to vote in first democratic president
    Tunisians to vote in first democratic president
    Tunisians are heading to vote for a president in a contest between a symbol of the country's previous regimes and a veteran human rights activist...
    President Kenyatta signs controversial anti-terror bill amid criticism
    President Kenyatta signs controversial anti-terror bill amid criticism
    Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday signed into law a controversial anti-terror bill that sparked brawls in parliament and charges that it...
    SA welcomes US, Cuba diplomatic relations
    SA welcomes US, Cuba diplomatic relations
    South Africa on Thursday hailed United States President Barack Obama's announcement of moves to "normalise" his country's diplomatic ties with...
    USA announces 'historic' opening with Cuba
    USA announces 'historic' opening with Cuba
    The United States announced a "historic" thaw in relations with Cuba, saying on Wednesday it would work to re-establish diplomatic ties with Havana...
    Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong calls off hunger strike
    Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong calls off hunger strike
    Joshua Wong, the teenage face of Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement, said Saturday he has ended a four-day hunger strike designed to force the...
    South Africans killed in attack on Kabul compound
    South Africans killed in attack on Kabul compound
    A Taliban attack on a foreign compound in Kabul on Saturday killed a South African father, son and daughter, police said, without giving further...
    Tanzania parliament votes to sack ministers over corruption
    Tanzania parliament votes to sack ministers over corruption
    Tanzanian MPs have called for the sacking of several top officials including two cabinet ministers implicated in multi-million dollar energy sector...
    Protons are kryptonite to super material graphene
    Protons are kryptonite to super material graphene
    Impermeable to gases and liquids, the super material graphene can be pierced by one type of subatomic particle, according to a surprise discovery...