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Latest update : 2014-01-02

South Sudan clashes continue

In south Sudan the capital of Jonglei state falls into rebel hands as fighting continues. This alongside a poltical breakthrough between the two sides involved in bloody ethnic warring sees delegations head to Ethiopia for peace talks. Also parishes in both Cameroon and Paris celebrate the release of a French priest who was kidnapped in Cameroon 6 weeks ago. And we turn up the volume on the sounds of Africa over the past year.

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2014-07-28 Liberia

Ebola virus : Liberia shuts most border points

Nigeria's economic capital Lagos has shut down and quarantined a hospital where a patient suffering from the country’s first recorded case of Ebola recently died. The patient...

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2014-07-25 Mali

Search of Air Algerie crash site continues

Investigators, in addition to French and African military personnel, continue to search for clues into what caused Air Algerie flight AH5017 to crash, killing all 118 people on...

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2014-07-24 Nigeria

Central African Republic: Brazzaville ceasefire talks deliver fragile deal

At a ceasefire conference in Congo Brazzaville, Central African Republic delegates have agreed to stop fighting throughout the country with immediate effect. However the...

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2014-07-22 Nigeria

Central African Republic: Seleka calls for partition

Ceasefire talks for Central African Republic are thrown a curveball as the Seleka rebel delegation calls for the country to be split into a Muslim north and Christian south. Our...

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2014-07-21 Central African Republic

Kenya : Police arrest 8 over Mombasa rampage

Kenyan police arrest over a dozen suspects over Sundays's shooting rampage in Mombasa. As they targeted crowds gunmen scattered leaflets saying the bloodshed was an ethnically...

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