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    No end in sight to Nigeria's border closures
    No end in sight to Nigeria's border closures
    The Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) has appealed to the Nigerian government to reopen its borders.
    Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa
    Afrobarometer: Climate change literacy still low in Africa
    The recent havoc caused by tropical cyclone Idai which struck the southern African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi is a grim reminder...
    Second Ebola case confirmed in DRC's Goma
    Second Ebola case confirmed in DRC's Goma
    Health officials fear an Ebola outbreak in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) could spread in Goma. Earlier in July, the city...
    Sudan: Deadly crackdown probe results spark fresh protests
    Sudan: Deadly crackdown probe results spark fresh protests
    An official Sudanese investigation said that 87 people were killed when security forces broke up a protest in June. The probe's death toll...
    Uganda: One year of social media tax
    Uganda: One year of social media tax
    The introduction of a social media tax a year ago in Uganda caused an outcry from government critics and rights groups. And today, even some of...
    DRC sees first case of Ebola in Goma, near Rwanda border
    DRC sees first case of Ebola in Goma, near Rwanda border
    The Democratic Republic of Congo has reported its first case of Ebola in the eastern city of Goma. The presence of the virus has raised...
    Africa's free trade agreement: Curse or blessing?
    Africa's free trade agreement: Curse or blessing?
    The newly signed African free trade agreement is hailed as a huge step forward by some, but criticized as a mammoth project with little chance...
    Libya conflict: No end in sight to humanitarian crisis
    Libya conflict: No end in sight to humanitarian crisis
    Migrants in Tripoli are staging a hunger strike demanding better protection by the UN as the death toll rises to staggering heights. But the...
    South Sudan's independent media under pressure
    South Sudan's independent media under pressure
    Eight years after independence, South Sudan still struggles to address media challenges. Independent journalists continue to fear for their...
    Ethiopia's ethnic violence shows Abiy's vulnerability
    Ethiopia's ethnic violence shows Abiy's vulnerability
    Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed looks increasingly vulnerable as he faces deep divisions in the ruling coalition, simmering ethnic...
    Ebola cases in DRC top 2 000
    Ebola cases in DRC top 2 000
    The daily number of new Ebola cases has tripled in recent months, according to aid organisations. Local distrust and armed groups have hampered...
    Ebola outbreak spreads to new city in conflict-hit Congo
    Ebola outbreak spreads to new city in conflict-hit Congo
    The Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry on Wednesday confirmed a case of the deadly Ebola virus in Bunia, the second-largest city in the...