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Latest update : 2013-12-27

Mediators try to broker a peace deal in South Sudan

In South Sudan, African mediators attempting to broker a peace deal have held talks with President Salva Kiir. This comes as clashes continue in the oil producing north, threatening the nation's economic lifeline. The International Red Cross says some 40 bodies have been recovered in the Central African Republic's capital Bangui, where tensions remain high. And Egypt's military-backed government has turned up the pressure on the Muslim Brotherhood, arresting dozens of the group's supporters.

By Rochelle FERGUSON , Charlotte PRUDHOMME , Alexander TURNBULL

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2016-04-29 South Africa

South African court rules Jacob Zuma should face corruption charges

In South Africa, President Zuma's legal woes continue to mount up as the high court paves the way for a slew of corruption charges to be re-opened. Also, kill the illegal ivory...

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2016-04-28 Nigeria

Nigeria land conflict: Government condemns attacks, vows crackdown

In tonight's edition: Cattle raiding in Nigeria; a UN arms embargo lifted in Ivory Coast; and Papa Wemba's body arrives in Kinshasa.

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2016-04-27 South Africa

Defiant Zuma says no 'shortcut' to new South Africa

In tonight's edition: Freedom Day in South Africa; high hopes after Riek Machar's return to South Africa; and Abidjan pays tribute to Papa Wemba.

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2016-04-26 South Sudan

Riek Machar sworn in as Vice President on return to Juba

In tonight's edition: Riek Machar returns to Juba; it's one year since the beginning of the anti-Nkurunziza protests in Burundi; and a play remembers the Namibians sent to school...

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2016-04-25 DR Congo

Remembering the King of Congolese Rumba

In tonight's bulletin: a tribute to Papa Wemba; protests in Kenya; and raising awareness in Nigeria on Malaria Day.

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