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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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2015-05-04 Burundi

Top Burundian judge flees country after government pressure

As protests in Burundi over the president’s plans to run for a third term claim more lives, the vice president of the constitutional court, charged with deciding on the legality...

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2015-05-02 Central African Republic

UN denies claims it tried to cover up sex abuse in Central African Republic

The UN denies claims it tried to cover up child sex abuse allegedly carried out by French, Chadian and Equatorial Guinean troops in the Central African Republic. As...

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2015-04-30 Central African Republic

French and African troops accused of child sex abuse

Soldiers from France, Chad and Equatorial Guinea have been accused of child sex abuse after a UN report was leaked earlier this week. Also, a Burundian soldier is accidentally...

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2015-04-29 Central African Republic

French troops accused of child sex abuse

French troops stationed in Central African Republic have been investigated by the UN over child sex abuse allegations. We talk to the journalist who broke the story. Also, the...

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2015-04-28 Nigeria

Three Nigerians amongst drug convicts executed in Indonesia

Three Nigerians are amongst the seven foreign drug convicts executed in Indonesia. Questions remain about the nationality of a fourth African man. Also, Burundi faces its most...

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