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Zimbabwe blocks flights amid Grace Mugabe scandal

Harare authorities say state-owned S African Airways planes were halted for failing to comply with civil aviation rules.

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Kenya opposition files challenge over election results

Lawyers for the Kenyan opposition filed a petition with the Supreme Court challenging President Kenyatta's re-election.

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Buhari to return after lengthy UK medical treatment

President to address nation following more than three months of absence spent in London for an undisclosed ailment.

Nigerian protesters

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DR Congo landslide death toll climbs to 200

Dozens missing and houses destroyed in northeast Tora village after heavy rain triggered mudslide earlier this week.

Lake Albert in Ituri province

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Suspected al-Shabab attackers behead 3 in Kenya's Lamu

Attack comes after 9 people were decapitated by assailants in the same region in July.

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South Africa's borders on 'red alert' for Grace Mugabe

Accused of assaulting a model with an electric cable, police search for Zimbabwe's first lady to prevent her departure.

Grace Mugabe

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Three killed in Burundi grenade attacks at bars

Attacks on two bars in the capital, Bujumbura, kill at least three and leave several injured, according to police.

Burundi grenade attacks

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Death toll climbs to over 400 in Sierra Leone floods

Heavy rains threaten other parts of the capital Freetown as number of dead rises to more than 400.

devastating floods in Sierra Leone

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Libya: Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli arrested

Unclear if Mahmoud al-Werfalli will be handed over to ICC, which issued his arrest warrant for 'murder as a war crime'.

Mahmoud al-Werfalli

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Sierra Leone warns of more mudslides as rain forecast

Large crack appears on mountainside in Freetown as people asked to evacuate areas still under threat of mudslides.

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Zimbabwe blocks flights amid Grace Mugabe scandal

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Kenya opposition files challenge over election results

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Buhari to return after lengthy UK medical treatment

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DR Congo landslide death toll climbs to 200

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Suspected al-Shabab attackers behead 3 in Kenya's Lamu

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South Africa's borders on 'red alert' for Grace Mugabe

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