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Latest update : 2014-08-29

Niger: Top opposition figure to be questioned in baby-trafficking scandal

In the latest development in a baby-trafficking scandal in Niger, lawmakers voted to allow a top opposition figure, who's also the president of parliament, to be questioned by police. As the UN Security Council votes to take a tougher line with those contributing to escalating violence in Libya, the country's ambassador to the body warns that recent clashes risk tipping the nation back into a full-scale civil war. And we speak to African hairdressers in Paris who have staged their first sit-in.

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2015-05-22 Burundi

At least three dead in grenade attack in Bujumbura

At least three people die in two grenade attacks in Bujumbura, this amid ongoing anti-government demonstrations against the president's bid for a third term. Also, the UN says...

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2015-05-19 Burundi

Protests continue in Burundi as calls mount for election delay

In Burundi, local elections are exactly one week away and unrest that erupted into a coup attempt last week continues. Also, violence continues in South Sudan's civil war....

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2015-05-20 Burundi

Burundi: Nkurunziza delays parliamentary polls as clashes continue

All is well, says Burundi's leader, as parliamentary elections are postponed. Meanwhile, clashes between police, the military and protesters continue. Also, France announces that...

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2015-05-22 Burundi

At least two killed in fresh protests in Bujumbura

Clashes continue between protesters and police in Burundi, at least two more anti government demonstrators are killed as Brussels warns it will cut aid if president Nkurunziza...

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2015-05-13 Boko Haram

Tensions continue to rise in Bujumbura

The death toll from weeks of demonstrations against Burundi's president's candidacy in next month's elections continues to rise as does anger, and attacks, against police trying...

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