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Nigeria to receive Ebola drug

Nigeria is set to receive the antiviral drug Favipiravir from Japan as a possible Ebola treatment.

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Troops kill 59 Boko Haram fighters

Nigeria's army killed at least 59 members of Islamist terror group Boko Haram, repelling an attack in Bama, according to a report.

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Lesotho PM returns home

Lesotho's exiled Prime Minister is on his way home, says his aide.

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Ebola rumours spark riots in Guinea
August 29 2014 at 12:33

The Red Cross says riots broke out in Nzerekore amid rumours that health workers had infected people with Ebola.

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‘SwaziLeaks’ puts King Mswati on the spot
August 29 2014 at 11:16

Concerned citizens want to lift the lid on the Swazi monarchy’s lavish lifestyle with their own version of WikiLeaks.

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Mali rebels agree to end hostilities
August 29 2014 at 11:07

Two rebel groups from northern Mali have agreed to present a united front for talks with the government in September.

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Nigeria launches electronic ID cards
August 29 2014 at 11:07

Nigeria’s new identity cards have a chip embedded with personal and biometric data - and improved security features.

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Oil rights row: Somalia takes Kenya to court
August 29 2014 at 10:47

Somalia has filed a suit against Kenya at the International Court of Justice to try to resolve a dispute over oil reserves in the Indian Ocean.

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Libya’s Thinni paves way for new government
August 29 2014 at 10:47

Libyan Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni and his cabinet have resigned.

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WHO: Ebola outbreak could infect 20 000
August 29 2014 at 10:01

The WHO has announced a $490m strategic plan to contain West Africa’s Ebola epidemic over the next nine months.

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Malema can EFF off, says Botswana
August 29 2014 at 07:34

Julius Malema's chances of visiting Botswana are looking slim after it emerged that he is essentially "banned".

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Sata axes minister tipped to succeed him
August 28 2014 at 17:58

Zambian president Michael Sata has sacked his justice minister, a top contender in the battle to succeed the reportedly ailing leader.

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Topless dancers for king’s eyes only
August 28 2014 at 11:35

Maidens taking part in Swaziland’s Reed Dance have been banned from bathing naked at the Lusushwana River.

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