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Daniel Balint-Kurti

Daniel Balint-Kurti

    Gunmen attack Abidjan military barracks
    Gunmen attack Abidjan military barracks
    Unidentified gunmen attacked the two main military barracks in Côte d'Ivoire's largest city, Abidjan, on Monday, setting off a battle with...
    More than 100 dead in Nigerian airliner crash
    More than 100 dead in Nigerian airliner crash
    A Nigerian jetliner carrying 110 passengers and crew crashed on Saturday as it approached a southern city in stormy weather, killing 103 people....
    Cops evict thousands in Lagos
    Cops evict thousands in Lagos
    Police broke down the gate of a huge housing complex to oust thousands of civil servants and their families Friday in the latest mass eviction by a...
    Côte d'Ivoire rebuilding air force, says UN report
    Côte d'Ivoire rebuilding air force, says UN report
    Côte d'Ivoire's government has begun rebuilding its air force, one year after it was mostly destroyed by French forces in retaliation for an...
    Nigeria's anti-gay bishop fights new battle
    Nigeria's anti-gay bishop fights new battle
    Nigerian Archbishop Peter Akinola, a strong opponent of the acceptance of homosexuality within the worldwide Anglican Church, has chosen a...
    Nigerian archbishop warns of break with mother church
    Nigerian archbishop warns of break with mother church
    Nigeria's Anglican archbishop said on Thursday that Nigerian churches might cut ties with the Church of England if it did not revise its stance on...
    Anglican rift over homosexuality deepens
    Anglican rift over homosexuality deepens
    Nigeria's Anglican church has deleted all references to its mother church from its constitution, deepening a rift over homosexuality but stopping...
    Nigerian unions, activists to protest fuel prices
    Nigerian unions, activists to protest fuel prices
    Nigerian trade unions and activists said on Monday they will hold a series of rallies to protest against a steep rise in fuel prices, but will not...
    Toll rises after Nigerian building collapse
    Toll rises after Nigerian building collapse
    Rescue workers have pulled more bodies from the wreckage of a five-storey building that collapsed on Monday as a construction team was sleeping...
    'Nigeria's leaders are locked in a bad marriage'
    'Nigeria's leaders are locked in a bad marriage'
    Hundreds of youths, many with faces daubed in war paint, run through this village in Nigeria's oil-rich delta, rallying to commemorate the death of...
    AU leader rejects Togo mediator
    AU leader rejects Togo mediator
    The chairperson of the African Union has rejected the group's appointment of a mediator for crisis-hit Togo, saying he wasn't properly consulted,...
    New centre to help Nigeria clean up its blood
    New centre to help Nigeria clean up its blood
    Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo launched a major blood bank and transfusion project on Thursday, donating blood at a new centre that hopes to...