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Latest update : 2014-04-08

Live from Kigali: Remembering the Rwandan genocide, 20 years on

A nation remembers the darkest days in its history: Thousands have attended an emotional ceremony in Rwanda's capital to mark 20 years since the genocide that killed 800,000 people. UN chief Ban Ki-moon said the organisation was ashamed of its failure to prevent the killings, while Rwanda's President Paul Kagame once again accused France of having a direct role in the bloodshed. Watch our special edition of Africa News live from Kigali's Amahoro stadium.

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2014-09-12 Africa

Oscar Pistorius trial: Sprinter convicted of culpable homicide

Oscar Pistorius is convicted of culpable homicide. Her family says that justice has NOT been done. Cuba sends doctors and nurses to tackle West Africa's Ebola outbreak, as the...

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2014-09-11 violence against women

Nigeria unrest: Boko Haram prepare takeover of Maiduguri

Despite a ramped up offensive by the army, Boko Haram militants' seizure of northeastern territory has taken them to the gates of Maiduguri. South African track star Oscar...

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2014-09-10 Sierra Leone

Rwanda: 8 years in jail for accused in Nyamwasa trial

A South African court sentences four men to eight years in prison for trying to murder a Rwandan general, months after he fell out with President Paul Kagame. Also, health...

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2014-09-09 Boko Haram

Somalia rape charges: Authorities begin investigation into AU troops

Somalia says it will be launching an investigation into charges levelled in a damning report from Human Rights Watch. Troops are accused of having raped girls who came to them...

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2014-09-08 Kenya

Homosexuality in Africa: Kenyan documentary debuts at Toronto Film Festival

Around a dozen people are killed in Somalia in bomb attacks claimed by Al Shabaab; this after the militants' leader was killed in a US drone strike last week. A parish in Burundi...

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