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Ethiopia: Heavy casualties reported in Tigray airstrike
YESTERDAY
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Tanzania offers education to excluded pregnant students
TUESDAY
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Ethiopia votes in election overshadowed by conflict and delays
MONDAY
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Liberian ex-commander convicted of war crimes
LAST FRIDAY
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Zambia first president Kenneth Kaunda dies at 97
LAST THURSDAY
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Ethiopia prepares to go to the polls
LAST WEDNESDAY
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Outgoing ICC Prosecutor denies bias against Africa leaders
TUE 15 JUN 2021
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Low turnout as Algerians vote in parliamentary election
MON 14 JUN 2021
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Dengue fever infections cut by two thirds in new scientific trial
FRI 11 JUN 2021
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UN reaffirms support for South Sudan
WED 9 JUN 2021
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Zambia opposition leader claims Police shot at his convoy
TUE 8 JUN 2021
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Nigeria's Information Minister on Twitter ban
MON 7 JUN 2021
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Kenya's president under fire for rejecting judges
FRI 4 JUN 2021
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UN chief in South Sudan calls for ‘courageous decisions’ for peace
THU 3 JUN 2021
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The African Union suspends Mali and threatens sanctions
WED 2 JUN 2021
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Gun attack on Ugandan minister kills daughter and driver
TUE 1 JUN 2021
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Ecowas suspends Mali over coup
MON 31 MAY 2021
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Germany apologises for colonial-era genocide in Namibia
FRI 28 MAY 2021
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Macron asks Rwanda to forgive France over genocide
THU 27 MAY 2021
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Jacob Zuma pleads 'not guilty' in corruption trial
WED 26 MAY 2021
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Mali military removes President and PM
TUE 25 MAY 2021
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Burkina Faso: Compaore to be tried over Sankara assassination
TUE 13 APR 2021
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Millions face hunger in Somalia
MON 12 APR 2021
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Tanzania’s new president charts new Covid-19 course for the country
TUE 6 APR 2021
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2020 Review: How has Africa handled the big challenges?
THU 31 DEC 2020
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Africa Today: Highlights from 2020
CHRISTMAS DAY 2020
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Kenyan officials accused of Covid-19 corruption
THU 24 SEP 2020
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US sanction former Gambia first lady
WED 16 SEP 2020
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Cameroon army launches operation in North-West Region
WED 9 SEP 2020
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Ugandan Minister charged of attempted murder
MON 7 SEP 2020
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