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Ramaphosa in Lesotho for elections

SADC Facilitator deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in Maseru to observe the country's general elections, his office said.

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$1m birthday bash for Mugabe

President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 91st birthday with a lavish party by the spectacular Victoria Falls.

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Voting begins in Lesotho

The people of the southern African mountain kingdom of Lesotho began voting in early elections aimed at restoring stability.

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$1m birthday bash for Mugabe
February 28 2015 at 16:23

President Robert Mugabe celebrated his 91st birthday with a lavish party by the spectacular Victoria Falls.

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Ramaphosa in Lesotho for elections
February 28 2015 at 16:30

SADC Facilitator deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa arrived in Maseru to observe the country's general elections, his office said.

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Voting begins in Lesotho
February 28 2015 at 10:47

The people of the southern African mountain kingdom of Lesotho began voting in early elections aimed at restoring stability.

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I will never choose successor - Mugabe
February 28 2015 at 10:45

President Robert Mugabe said that the person who takes his place may not be one of Zimbabwe's two vice-presidents.

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US, Liberia kick off Ebola drug trial
February 27 2015 at 20:34

US and Liberian researchers have started a clinical trial to test the safety and effectiveness of Mapp Biopharmaceutical Inc's Ebola drug ZMapp.

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Zambian ex-minister jailed for graft
February 27 2015 at 17:00

Maxwell Mwale was jailed for corruption, in a rare case that prompted calls for a wider crackdown on corrupt public officials.

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Mugabe admits land reform blunder
February 27 2015 at 17:00

President Robert Mugabe has admitted he blundered by giving ill-equipped black farmers vast tracts of farmland seized from whites.

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Namibians ready for mass land applications
February 27 2015 at 15:54

Thousands of young Namibians queued at municipal offices on Friday, following the call of a youth activist to submit written applications for land in urban areas.

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Ramaphosa to observe Lesotho polls
February 27 2015 at 15:38

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will spend the weekend in Lesotho observing the general elections as the SADC facilitator.

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Mugabe: Grace not in charge, I am
February 27 2015 at 12:32

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has dismissed suggestions that his wife is now the power behind his "throne".

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