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What next after Raila Odinga quit presidential vote?

Electoral board to study opposition leader's withdrawal, as president vows polls will proceed without major contender.

Odinga's withdrawal

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Liberians vote to pick Johnson Sirleaf's successor

Johnson Sirleaf departing in first transfer of power from one democratically elected leader to another in 70 years.

Liberians vote

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Liberia heads to the polls to elect a new president

Liberians are voting on Tuesday to pick a new leader and members of the upper house.

Liberians

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Kenya's Raila Odinga withdraws from election re-run

Raila Odinga announces decision to withdraw from presidential election re-run.

Raila Odinga

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Deadly storms hit South Africa

At least three killed and dozens injured as strong winds and torrential rain lash Johannesburg and surrounding areas.

Cradlestone Mall in Krugersdorp

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Kenya's Raila Odinga 'withdraws' from election rerun

Citing irregularities in the counting process, Raila Odinga says he is withdrawing from presidential election rerun.

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At least 37 people were killed in election violence

Six-month old girl 'clobbered' by security agents among those killed, says Kenya National Commission on Human Rights.

Police using live bullets

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Ghana: Grief and anger after deadly gas station blasts

Social media users express sadness and anger after latest gas station blast in Accra kills at least seven people.

Ghana's capital, Accra

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Ghana: Gas depot blasts kill at least seven in Accra

Frightened residents flee site as huge blasts near busy intersection in northeast Accra cause casualties, official says.

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DR Congo children find refuge in Zambia

As fighting rages in the central African nation, almost two-thirds of Congo's refugees arriving in Zambia are children.

Congolese child refugees

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Hundreds of women take to the streets of the capital, Juba, to call for an end to the country's devastating war.

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