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Deadly suicide blast hits #Benghazi army base

At least four people have been killed in a suicide bombing at an army base in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, a security source has told Reuters news agency.

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Boko Haram attacks hometown of missing girls

At least eleven of the parents of the more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped 100 days ago have died, as their hometown of Chibok is under siege, residents have reported.

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S Sudan truce crumbles amid renewed clashes

South Sudan rebels and government troops battled over the strategic town of Nasir, the United Nations has said, with rebels launching their largest offensive since an oft-broken May truce.

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'Thousands displaced' by Boko Haram assault

A massive assault by Boko Haram in the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa has displaced more than 15,000 people, according to an official.

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CAR Muslims feel 'abandoned' by government

Muslims who have been displaced by conflict in the Central African Republic have accused the transitional government of abandoning them during the month of Ramadan.

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S Sudan rebels launch attack despite truce

South Sudanese rebels have launched an offensive to retake a key town near the border with Ethiopia in what the United Nations said was a clear violation of a truce agreement.

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Deaths in Mombasa shooting rampage

At least four people were killed and several others injured in a shooting rampage in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa, police said.

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Libyan army base targeted in #Benghazi attack

Khalifa HaftarAt least seven people have been killed and 40 others wounded after assailants attacked an army base in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, residents and security sources say.

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#Cholera outbreak hits Nigeria's Kano state

A cholera outbreak in northern Nigeria's Kano state has killed six people and infected scores, the state health commissioner said, although a local charity put the toll higher.

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#Tunisia shuts 'unlicensed' media outlets

Tunisia has closed a satellite television channel and a radio station for promoting "jihad", a few days after armed fighters killed 15 soldiers, according to the government statement.

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