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    WHO braces for six more months of Ebola in DRC
    WHO braces for six more months of Ebola in DRC
    The latest outbreak of the deadly virus in north eastern DRC has killed over 209 people, World Health Organisation emergency response chief Peter...
    Cameroon stunned by mass kidnap of children
    Cameroon stunned by mass kidnap of children
    A video of the children...
    Africa's new debt crisis
    Africa's new debt crisis
    Ghana is usually seen in a positive light abroad. It's associated with a peaceful change of government, functioning democracy and a government that...
    Mozambique shaken after string of mysterious murders, crime spree
    Mozambique shaken after string of mysterious murders, crime spree
    Until a year ago, Mozambique's most northern province was known for its idyllic beaches and palm trees. But since October last year, unsettling news has emerged out of the...
    Angola: The fall of the Dos Santos clan
    Angola: The fall of the Dos Santos clan
    The news hit like a bomb in Luanda: Jose Filomeno dos Santos, the son of former president Jose Eduardo dos Santos, was arrested on Monday in Luanda...
    Botswana elephant massacre 'largest to date'
    Botswana elephant massacre 'largest to date'
    Botswana charity Elephants Without Borders (EWB) said on Tuesday that at least 87 elephant carcasses have been discovered during a three-month...
    Libya's militias agree to UN ceasefire in Tripoli
    Libya's militias agree to UN ceasefire in Tripoli
    The United Nations on Tuesday said that armed militias have agreed to a ceasefire with the government....
    Germany returns human remains from Namibia genocide
    Germany returns human remains from Namibia genocide
    The German government on Wednesday handed over human remains of the Herero and Nama people from present-day Namibia that had been stored in...
    Contested waters: Conflict on Africa's Great Lakes
    Contested waters: Conflict on Africa's Great Lakes
    "The border is not visible on the lake," a Congolese fisherman says. "You can see it on the land, but not on the water." He works on Lake Edward,...
    Mozambique's debt crisis: Who will pay the bill?
    Mozambique's debt crisis: Who will pay the bill?
    "Public hospitals have no medicines and there are no gloves in the maternity wards. The situation is getting more and more serious," said Eufrigínia dos Reis from the Mozambique Debt Group (Grupo Moçambicano da Dívida), a civil society organization fighting for debt reform....
    Mali opposition candidate vows to reject presidential election results
    Mali opposition candidate vows to reject presidential election results
    Malian opposition candidate Soumaila Cisse said Monday that he would reject the results of a presidential runoff against...
    Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach
    Many Cameroonians sceptical as elections approach
    Elections in Cameroon, scheduled for October 7, will be held against a backdrop of uncertainty in the English-speaking regions and amid...