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Latest update : 2013-08-26

Mali's Cissé praised for dignified election defeat

President Robert Mugabe says the end of a unity government means foreign-owned businesses in Zimbabwe had better watch out. Also warring unions in South Africa talk reconciliation, hoping to end the bloodshed of a fierce turf war, ahead of the one-year anniversary of the Marikana mine massacre. Cissé bows out as Malians find out the name of their new president: Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, set to take over next month.

By Georja Calvin-Smith

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2015-04-29 Central African Republic

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2015-04-28 Nigeria

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2015-04-24 Togo

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