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Latest update : 2013-10-07

Riots in Mombasa kill four

At least four die in clashes in the Kenyan city of Mombasa. This as religious tensions flare following the killing of a Muslim cleric a day earlier. Also, Guinea's opposition demands that results from recent legislative elections be cancelled - it has vowed to protest if its accusations of fraud are not addressed. And Italian authorities continue efforts to search for bodies after a boat carrying African migrants capsized off the port of Lampedusa, killing over 100 people.

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2014-09-24 Africa

Algerian jihadists execute French hostage

An Algerian Islamist group has beheaded a French hiker kidnapped in Algeria on Sunday. Militants calling themselves the Caliphate Soldiers released a video of Hervé Gourdel's...

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2014-10-09 Africa

Central African Republic: Violence returns to Bangui

At least seven people have been killed in renewed unrest in the Central African Republic, as the fragile nation sees the worst violence since a UN force took over peacekeeping...

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2014-10-13 Africa

Liberia - Ebola crisis: Calls for health workers strike largely ignored

A call to strike is largely ignored by Liberian health workers, this despite some calls for 'danger money' to treat Ebola-infected patients. We cross to Monrovia for the latest....

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2014-10-14 Africa

Ebola epidemic: Cases will 'rise above 9,000 this week', WHO says

The World Health Organisation attempts to demystify the Ebola epidemic spreading through West Africa, as it warns that cases of the virus will surpass 9,000 this week. Also, all...

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2014-10-17 Africa

Nigeria: reports of ceasefire between government and Boko Haram

There are conflicting reports over whether a ceasefire deal has been reached with Boko Haram, as well as an agreement to free 219 abducted schoolgirls. In Cameroon, maternal...

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