The US Peace Corps is temporarily withdrawing 340 volunteers from West Africa amid the Ebola outbreak there.
Guinea leader Alpha Conde says the deadly stampede at a beach concert in Conakry will be investigated.
Wants to use his memory to spur efforts to fight the disease, which has also infected two US relief workers in Liberia
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A Christian Sudanese woman sentenced to hang for apostasy has given birth in jail, a Western diplomat has said.
Mauritius is aiming to position itself as Africa’s education hub with scholarship programme
Government rules out force to rescue them
The General Council of the Bar of SA has called on governement to intervene to stop the death sentence of a pregnant Sudanese woman
The tiny kingdom of Swaziland only has around $790 000 left in the bank, according to the central bank's latest estimate.
Health authorities in Guinea and Sierra Leone say two new deaths are confirmed to be from Ebola, taking the fatalities to 170.
Many Egyptians seemed in no hurry for democracy free of military influence as voting started.
The United States called for calm in Malawi after polls to elect a new president raised the specter of a protracted political crisis.
A court injunction obtained by one of Malawi's main opposition parties authorized the electoral commission to recount the votes in last week's poll.
The UN demanded that Congo-Brazzaville stop forcibly returning people to the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
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