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Latest update : 2014-01-29

South African opposition fields new presidential candidate

South Africa's main opposition party fields a top anti-apartheid activist as its presidential candidate to go up against the ANC. The move leads some to accuse the DA of cynically chasing Black votes. Conflict rather than economic development tops the agenda for African leaders this week, security meetings are held in addis ababa ahead of this weeks african Union summit. And after winning a high stakes competition a south african dj knows's that the sky's really the limit.

By Georja CALVIN-SMITH

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2016-07-29 Africa

Malawi: HIV-infected man paid to have sex with girls arrested

We’re taking a closer look at so-called sexual cleansing in Malawi. One HIV-positive man has been arrested after parents paid him to have ritualized sex with their teenage girls...

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2016-07-28 Africa

Gigantic snails are a delicacy in Ivory Coast

Our summer series on African cuisine is back: snails are a delicacy in Ivory Coast. Also, the multinational task force has launched an offensive in the Lake Chad region to root...

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2016-07-27 Africa

DR Congo: Thousands welcome opposition leader Tshisekedi after two-year absence

After a two-year absence, the DRC's biggest opposition leader has returned to Kinshasa. Etienne Tshisekedi got a hero's welcome, as the country's political situation is expected...

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2016-07-25 South Sudan

South Sudan: President Salva Kiir names new vice president

In South Sudan, President Salva Kiir names a new vice president, replacing former rebel leader Riek Machar. Also, Abuja has witnessed recent attacks on its Christian community,...

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2016-07-21 South Africa

South Africa: Prosecutors seek longer sentence for Oscar Pistorius

In South Africa, prosecutors still have Oscar Pistorius in their sights. The Paralympian was sentenced to more jail time for the murder of his girlfriend earlier this month, but...

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