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Secret lives in a Ugandan gay bar

During the week, a small Kampala pub is full of heterosexual Ugandans. But for six hours on a Sunday, that changes.

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US earmarks funds for South Sudan’s refugees

The US has announced $83-million in new aid for South Sudanese refugees who have fled fighting in the country.

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Libyan parliament holds crisis talks

Libya’s elected MPs are holding UN-brokered talks with foes tied to a rival assembly.

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Libya rocked by tribal violence
September 29 2014 at 10:03

Two people have been killed during clashes between two of the largest tribes in southern Libya.

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Return of bodies will take time
September 29 2014 at 04:27

It will be some time before the remains of the South Africans killed in the Lagos church disaster can be sent home.

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Detectives to probe guest house collapse
September 28 2014 at 02:01

Nigerian police detectives will investigate the collapse of a six-storey guest house at the Synagogue Church Of All Nations.

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SCOAN: Bodies not coming home soon
September 28 2014 at 02:01

SA’s forensic experts to analyse DNA, fingerprint, dental evidence before Lagos church collapse bodies are released to families.

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Nigeria is a bad place to die
September 28 2014 at 02:01

A journalist describes how family members and the international media were kept in the dark after the Lagos church collapse.

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Cape man missing after Lagos disaster
September 27 2014 at 12:47

The family of journalist Ponko Ka Masiba say they can do nothing but pray that the 52-year-old is still alive.

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Somali woman stoned to death
September 27 2014 at 12:05

A Somali woman has been stoned to death for secretly marrying several husbands, officials and witnesses said.

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Freed ‘Chibok’ girl returns home
September 26 2014 at 22:45

The first of Nigeria's kidnapped “Chibok girls” to make it home after being released by Boko Haram spent a tortured night, wracked by nightmares.

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Zim students protest ‘miraculous’ PhD
September 26 2014 at 21:21

The Zimbabwe students union demanded the resignation of university authorities for awarding a “miraculous” doctorate to Grace Mugabe.

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Concern grows over Sata’s health
September 26 2014 at 20:13

Conjecture about Zambian president Michael Sata’s health reached fever pitch after he failed to give a scheduled speech at the UN.

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