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    Kenya terror attack highlights security challenges
    Kenya terror attack highlights security challenges
    The latest terror attack on a...
    Ethiopia's ethnic conflicts destabilise Abiy's reforms
    Ethiopia's ethnic conflicts destabilise Abiy's reforms
    With more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups, Ethiopia's political landscape is dominated by tribal allegiances. Paradoxically, since Abiy...
    Investigating DRC's illegal gold trade
    Investigating DRC's illegal gold trade
    The current mood in the Democratic...
    Mohamed Salah nets second African Footballer of the Year title
    Mohamed Salah nets second African Footballer of the Year title
    Egypt and Liverpool soccer star Mohamed Salah has picked up the Confederation of African Football's top player award for a second successive...
    Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses
    Gambia truth commission starts to address Jammeh-era rights abuses
    A truth and reconciliation commission has begun to investigate alleged rights abuses during the 22-year-long rule of Yahya Jammeh. Authorities...
    Kenya: Solar motorcycles take on Nairobi smog
    Kenya: Solar motorcycles take on Nairobi smog
    Nairobi's reliance on motorcycles is hindering efforts to reduce carbon emissions, as manufacturers struggle to adapt to clean energy technology....
    Are Sudan's protests against Bashir regime doomed to fail?
    Are Sudan's protests against Bashir regime doomed to fail?
    For weeks, the Sudanese people have been protesting against President Omar al-Bashir. Though a diplomatic pariah, his Western back channel...
    Doctors' strike exacerbates Zim health sector crisis
    Doctors' strike exacerbates Zim health sector crisis
    Parirenyatwa Hospital in the capital, Harare, is a national referral medical centre that is usually bustling with activity. These days it is...
    2019: Africa heads into an election year
    2019: Africa heads into an election year
    Voters in several African nations, including Nigeria and South Africa, are headed to the ballot box in 2019. But despite the numerous elections,...
    Anger over dictatorship, not bread, fuelling Sudan uprising
    Anger over dictatorship, not bread, fuelling Sudan uprising
    The protest wave sweeping across Sudan was never about bread; it is a nation fed up with a decades-old military dictatorship, say human rights...
    Who is Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege?
    Who is Nobel Peace Prize winner Denis Mukwege?
    It was October 25, 2012. A group of heavily armed men forced their way into the house of a Congolese doctor just as he was returning home. One of...
    How Bush Snr's failed Somalia intervention shaped US-Africa ties
    How Bush Snr's failed Somalia intervention shaped US-Africa ties
    While many have eulogised the former US president for shaping world politics during turbulent times, on the African continent the death of George...