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Reed Dance goes ahead despite tragedy

The main event of Swaziland’s Reed Dance held as scheduled

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Family of murdered taxi driver can’t forgive

The family of murdered Mozambican taxi driver, Mido Macia, vow that they will never forgive the eight ex-police officers convicted of murdering him

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Former cops guilty of Macia’s murder

Judge Bert Bam has found eight former police officers guilty of murdering Mozambican taxi driver Mido Macia

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I’m still alive, says Boko Haram chief
August 17 2015 at 04:15

A message attributed to Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has cast doubt on reports of his demise.

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Head of scandal-hit UN force quits
August 13 2015 at 04:07

The head of the UN peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic has resigned.

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IS Egypt affiliate ‘beheads Croatian hostage’
August 12 2015 at 15:46

Islamic State's Egyptian affiliate reportedly published a photo it said was of the beheaded body of a Croatian hostage.

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Mali survivor’s wish to bring friend’s body home
August 12 2015 at 09:33

They went to Mali together, and they would leave together

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Libya to probe ‘abuse’ of Gaddafi son
August 11 2015 at 14:02

An official visited a prison in Tripoli to meet detainees including a son of Muammar Gaddafi, after claims that he was ill-treated.

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UN troops facing fresh allegations
August 12 2015 at 04:15

Peacekeepers working in Bangui have been accused of raping a girl and killing a boy and his father.

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'Grave concern' about Lesotho torture
August 11 2015 at 21:04

Rights group warns of "grave human rights concerns" - including allegations of widespread torture of detained soldiers.

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Zimbabwe lifts hunting ban
August 11 2015 at 04:13

Robert Mugabe condemns the killing of Cecil the lion as Zimbabwe lifts its restrictions on big-game hunting.

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Mali siege gunmen ‘linked to jihadists’
August 11 2015 at 10:48

A deadly hotel siege in central Mali is believed to be the work of an Islamist organisation with ties to an al-Qaeda linked group.

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Bid to save rhinos continues
August 6 2015 at 11:21

Hundreds to be moved from “hot spots” in the Kruger National Park where they are at risk from soaring demand for rhino horn

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