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Two men burnt alive in DRC - official

Two men were burnt alive by civilians in the DRC's volatile east after they attacked a military office, a local official said.

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Kidnapped Moz businessman released

A businessman, who had been accused by the US government of being an international drug trafficker, had been released.

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Sleeping kids burn to death - report

Four children were burnt to death in Zimbabwe when a can of petrol being stored inside their home caught fire, a report said.

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Suspected gays to go on trial for ’debauchery’
December 17 2014 at 16:56

Twenty-sex men suspected of having organised or taken part in homosexual orgies in Egypt are to go on trial for "debauchery".

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Zambia cabinet ministers ask Scott to resign
December 17 2014 at 16:31

Zambia's cabinet passed a vote of no confidence in interim president Guy Scott and asked him to resign.

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Five Cameroonian soldiers killed in blast
December 17 2014 at 16:35

Five Cameroonian soldiers were killed when their vehicle hit explosives placed on a road by suspected members of the Boko Haram.

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Zim doctors off to court over pay
December 17 2014 at 16:25

A doctors' organisation in Zimbabwe said it would file court papers to challenge a government decision to withhold nearly all of their salaries for the next two months.

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Mugabe road names to be removed
December 17 2014 at 14:22

Authorities in Harare ordered the Zanu-PF to take down new road signs honouring Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace.

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Tunisia hopes for an honest poll
December 17 2014 at 13:00

Tunisians are set vote in the second round of a presidential election.

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Sierra Leone to start Ebola searches
December 17 2014 at 12:19

Sierra Leone said it would start house-to-house searches for Ebola patients in a push to combat the epidemic.

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Rwandan genocide court shuts down
December 17 2014 at 10:43

After two decades and 61 convictions costing almost $2 bn, the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda has closed.

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US accused of dragging heels on S Sudan
December 17 2014 at 10:04

The United States had pushed strongly the independence of South Sudan when it became the world's newest country in 2011.

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African nations urge action on Libya
December 17 2014 at 10:01

African leaders have urged the West to act to resolve the crisis in Libya which threatens to destabilise regional governments.

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