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  Victims of the regime of former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh have announced an “international campaign” to bring him to justice. Mr. Jammeh, a former soldier, ruled the smallAnglophone...

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Uganda has confirmed one case of Marburg virus, a highly infectious hemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola, the health minister said on Thursday. Jane Aceng told reporters at a news conference in capital...

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The Chancellor of the British exchequer (or finance minister), Philip Hammond, has asked financial regulators and the Serious Fraud Office to review whether banks HSBC and Standard Chartered are linked...

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Opposition parties in Togo have called for two days of new anti-government protests in the country, starting Wednesday October 18 to Thursday the 19th. Wednesday’s protest by the opposition coalition...

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  Kenyan police have used tear gas to disperse opposition protesters in the capital Nairobi and another city as demonstrations against a presidential vote re-run continued despite a government ban. Kenya’s...

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At least twenty-five people have been killed and about fifty others wounded in a truck bomb explosion near a key intersection in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu. According to a police official, the blast...

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Amnesty International on Friday accused Cameroon of detaining no fewer than 500 people “like sardines” in overcrowded detention facilities following mass arbitrary arrests in two English-speaking regions. The...

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The Nigerian Film Corporation (NFC) is collaborating with the Cinemotographique Morocain(CCM) for content sales, students and Film practitioners annual exchange programme. Discussions are on-going to facilitate...

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Chad has withdrawn hundreds of troops from neighbouring Niger, where they were helping local forces fight Boko Haram militants, humanitarian sources and officials said. The pull-out over the past two weeks...

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A Nigerian Senator has congratulated former soccer star, George Weah, for his “victory” in Liberia’s presidential election, but his message has largely been dismissed as “fake.” Using his twitter...