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Ebola shutdown uncovers 70 dead

Sierra Leone wrapped up its 72-hour shutdown, with authorities reporting that the action had uncovered up to 70 dead bodies in and around Freetown.

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Bomb kills three cops in Cairo

A bomb blast just beside Egypt's foreign ministry has killed three policemen, authorities said.

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AFP

Kenya grieves one year after mall attack

Thousands of mourners gathered in Nairobi for emotional commemorations marking a year since the Westgate Mall massacre.

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Moz poll frontrunner promises change
September 18 2014 at 21:25

The man likely to become Mozambique's next president gave the clearest indication yet of his political goals, vowing to redistribute wealth if elected this October.

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Church collapse: ‘prophet’ speaks
September 18 2014 at 18:54

TB Joshua broke his silence over a building collapse that killed 80 at his megachurch but denied lack of cooperation.

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Church collapse: SACC sends condolences
September 18 2014 at 16:39

The SA Council of Churches urged religious groups to pray for those affected by the building collapse in Lagos which killed scores of people, including South Africans.

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Plane behind church collapse - survivor
September 18 2014 at 14:55

As the building collapsed just metres in front of Emma Nkanyane, all she could hear was “thousands of horses”.

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Nigeria church: 265 SA survivors
September 18 2014 at 13:30

SA's High Commissioner in Nigeria said 265 South Africans survived the building collapse, and 17 are unaccounted for.

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Can ‘Gucci Grace’ lead Zimbabwe?
September 18 2014 at 12:48

In a country where the path to power is paved with academic letters, Zimbabwe’s Grace Mugabe seems to be on track.

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Libya’s new cabinet rejected
September 18 2014 at 12:47

Libya’s elected parliament has rejected the new cabinet of Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni.

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Georgias’s complaint rejected
September 18 2014 at 12:47

The EU’s top court has rejected the complaint of a Zimbabwean businessman who was hit by EU sanctions.

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Bedie backs Ouattara for 2015
September 18 2014 at 12:46

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara has received the endorsement of Henri Konan Bedie for re-election in 2015.

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Nigerian governors endorse Jonathan
September 18 2014 at 12:06

Governors from Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan’s ruling party are prepared to back his bid to run for a second term.

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