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Lesotho cops, army in fresh shoot-out

Two policemen in Lesotho were wounded during a shootout between the force and the military, police said, in the latest fall-out from an attempted coup.

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Probe Lesotho shootings: Ramaphosa

Deputy President and SADC facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an investigation into the shootings in Maseru.

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DRC ex-militiamen, relatives starve to death

More than 100 demobilized militia fighters and their families died from starvation and disease in a remote military camp.

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Doctors examine Sata in New York
September 26 2014 at 09:42

Zambian President Michael Sata has received medical care in his New York hotel room.

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‘Boko Haram is bigger than one man’
September 26 2014 at 09:20

Dead or alive, Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau is fuelling violence across Nigeria.

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Zimbabwe looks to SA for loans
September 26 2014 at 09:03

Cash-strapped Harare is keen to reconstruct its collapsed infrastructure - and is hoping SA will open its coffers.

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Mugabe demands end to ‘evil’ sanctions
September 26 2014 at 04:16

Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe used his time at the UN General Assembly to rail against the West.

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Mugabe urges EU, US to lift sanctions
September 25 2014 at 21:47

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe berated the EU and the United States for trying to achieve “regime change” through sanctions.

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Namibian military goes into business
September 25 2014 at 21:46

Namibia's military has created a construction company that will compete for contracts with the private sector, part of a growing commercial network that has drawn criticism.

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Burundi police stop anti-graft march
September 25 2014 at 17:45

Burundi police stopped a well-known anti-graft activist from marching to a government ministry to protest against rising corruption.

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Moz opposition claims poll harassment
September 25 2014 at 17:25

A Mozambique opposition party accused government supporters of attacking their presidential candidate's convoy with sticks, stones and machetes while he was campaigning.

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‘How I survived Lagos disaster’
September 25 2014 at 15:45

A Durban woman says her will to survive – and a “warfare prayer” – got her through the 13 hours she was trapped under rubble.

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Hungry South Sudanese 'under the radar'
September 25 2014 at 15:18

The scale of South Sudan's food crisis remains a massive unknown, the international Red Cross said.

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