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In Tanzania, a Maasai girl escapes to education
In Tanzania, a Maasai girl escapes to education
At 12, brown-eyed Neema Laizer persuaded her elementary school teacher to accept one litre of milk each morning instead of money because her father...
Interpol: Sharp rise in drug trafficking in Africa
Interpol: Sharp rise in drug trafficking in Africa
Drug trafficking has risen sharply in Africa, which has become a favoured transit point for smugglers moving drugs from Latin America to Europe, a...
World urged to focus on Africa's success stories
World urged to focus on Africa's success stories
News items on disease, conflict and corruption in Africa are crowding out positive stories of burgeoning economies on the continent, speakers at a...
Bush plays healer-in-chief in rural Tanzania
Bush plays healer-in-chief in rural Tanzania
United States President George Bush handed out hugs and bed nets to battle malaria in Tanzania's rural north on Monday, saying the US is part of an...
World Bank to help East African power crisis
World Bank to help East African power crisis
The World Bank is preparing funding for Tanzania and Uganda to help the East African countries cope with a power crisis triggered by a three-year...
Catholic priest convicted of Rwandan genocide
Catholic priest convicted of Rwandan genocide
The United Nations war-crimes court for Rwanda on Wednesday convicted a Roman Catholic priest, the first it has tried, of genocide and sentenced...
Rwandan ex-mayor acquitted of genocide
Rwandan ex-mayor acquitted of genocide
The United Nations genocide tribunal for Rwanda on Tuesday acquitted a former Rwandan mayor accused of crimes against humanity for his alleged role...
Rwandan ex-mayor gets life for 'sadistic' genocide
Rwandan ex-mayor gets life for 'sadistic' genocide
A former Rwandan mayor convicted for the country's 1994 genocide saw his 30-year sentence boosted to life in prison on Friday, as a United...
Costly Rwanda genocide tribunal nears deadline
Costly Rwanda genocide tribunal nears deadline
Michel Bagaragaza constantly rolled a pencil between his fingers and thanked the judge, whom he addressed as "Madame, la Presidente", for her every...
Prosecutors seek life sentence for army chief
Prosecutors seek life sentence for army chief
Prosecutors at the United Nations genocide tribunal for Rwanda on Thursday sought a life sentence for a former military academy chief accused of...
Darfur rebels agree position for talks with Sudan
Darfur rebels agree position for talks with Sudan
Darfur rebel factions meeting in Tanzania have reached a common negotiating position and want "final" talks on peace with Sudan's government within...
Darfur rebel factions gather for unity talks
Darfur rebel factions gather for unity talks
Darfur's fractious rebel groups gathered in Tanzania on Friday for talks aimed at hammering out a united front following United Nations approval of...

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