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Gunmen kill 7 in Egypt’s Sinai

Seven soldiers were killed when armed gunmen attacked several military checkpoints in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, security sources said.

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Four killed in Kenya college attack

At least four people were killed and more than 40 wounded when gunmen stormed a college in northeastern Kenya.

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Sierra Leone to lay off Ebola staff

Authorities in Sierra Leone will soon start laying off staff recruited to fight Ebola as the numbers of cases decline.

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Gunmen kill 7 in Egypt’s Sinai
April 2 2015 at 11:03

Seven soldiers were killed when armed gunmen attacked several military checkpoints in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, security sources said.

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Four killed in Kenya college attack
April 2 2015 at 10:41

At least four people were killed and more than 40 wounded when gunmen stormed a college in northeastern Kenya.

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Sierra Leone to lay off Ebola staff
April 2 2015 at 09:53

Authorities in Sierra Leone will soon start laying off staff recruited to fight Ebola as the numbers of cases decline.

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Gunmen storm Kenyan college campus
April 2 2015 at 08:25

Masked gunmen stormed a college campus in northeastern Kenya killing two security guards and reportedly taking hostages, reports said.

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Obama heaps praise on Nigerian leaders
April 2 2015 at 04:47

Barack Obama lauded Nigeria’s election winner and the outgoing president for a largely peaceful poll.

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Children used as human bombs: UN
April 1 2015 at 22:04

Boko Haram Islamist militants are using children as human bombs and targeting women and girls for particularly horrific abuse, the UN’s rights chief says.

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Buhari vows to fight Boko Haram
April 1 2015 at 19:12

Nigerian president-elect Muhammadu Buhari promised to “spare no effort” to defeat Islamist militant group Boko Haram.

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Buhari hails historic election victory
April 1 2015 at 14:59

President-elect Muhammadu Buhari hailed his historic election victory after Nigerians broke the cycle of one-party government.

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Fortune runs out for Goodluck Jonathan
April 1 2015 at 10:42

Goodluck Jonathan's rise to the top of the pile in Nigeria's ruthless political world had been described as accidental - a matter of good luck.

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Defeated Jonathan thanks Nigerians
April 1 2015 at 08:26

Goodluck Jonathan has expressed his gratitude for the opportunity to lead Nigeria following his defeat to Muhammadu Buhari.

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