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How deserving is Pohamba?

Copy of Namibia African Leadership Prize [1]
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Namibian president wins Africa leadership prize

Award meant to recognise good governance; has been presented only three times in eight years

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Medicine men key to halting Ebola spread in Guinea

Medicine men in Guinea say the Ebola epidemic would be over by now if they had been properly included in the outbreak response

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‘Gunmen bragged of Chibok success’
February 12 2015 at 11:24

It’s been 10 months since Boko Haram’s mass kidnapping in Chibok sparked the #BringBackOurGirls campaign.

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Niger town targeted by bombers
February 12 2015 at 11:23

Two female suicide bombers who attacked Niger’s frontier town of Diffa are believed to have been the only fatalities.

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Al Jazeera journalists face retrial
February 12 2015 at 09:24

An Egyptian court is set to begin the retrial of Al Jazeera journalists on anti-terrorism charges.

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Spike in Ebola cases in W Africa
February 12 2015 at 07:34

The number of new Ebola cases rose for the second week in a row in West Africa, nearly doubling in Guinea, aftre declining earlier in the year

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African kids face high levels of violence
February 12 2015 at 07:31

Children across Africa face unacceptably high levels of physical, sexual and emotional violence at home, at school and in the streets, a report says

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Cholera outbreak kills 19 in Mozambique
February 12 2015 at 07:28

Raises the death toll from one of the worst disasters to hit southern Africa in years

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Boko Haram escapees speak
February 12 2015 at 07:25

Abigail John says the fighters enjoyed relating how they had whipped and slapped the Chibok girls until they submitted

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Subs under fire over Mugabe fall photos
February 11 2015 at 11:34

Sub-editors on Zimbabwe’s state-controlled Herald newspaper are under fire for publishing photos of President Mugabe’s fall.

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US to pull out Ebola troops
February 11 2015 at 10:50

President Barack Obama will reportedly bring back nearly all of the 1 300 US troops deployed in West Africa to fight the Ebola epidemic.

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Niger approves sending troops to Nigeria
February 11 2015 at 07:46

Part of a regional offensive against the Islamist Boko Haram insurgent group

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