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#Burundi police crack down on fresh protests

Police beat and arrest at least eight anti-government protesters in capital Bujumbura as government talks tough.

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#Burundi police fire tear gas at protesters

Police beat and arrest at least eight anti-government protesters in capital Bujumbura as government talks tough.

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South Sudan groups targeting children, UN report says

Armed groups in Unity state accused of abducting, raping and killing boys and girls as young as seven years old.

South Sudan children

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#Nigeria claims destruction of Boko Haram camps

Army says it has destroyed ten camps belonging to armed group and killed many fighters in country's northeast.

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#Kenya asks #Burundi president to postpone election

Uhuru Kenyatta tells President Nkurunziza to delay June's presidential election as army is deployed to quell protests.

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Burundi's president dismisses key ministers

Defence and foreign affairs ministers removed as army is deployed to quell protests in the capital Bujumbura.

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza

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Burundi's Nkurunziza: 'It's either me or al-Shabab'

President makes first public appearance since coup attempt, as his office says elections are likely to face delays.

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S Africa arrests hundreds of migrants in crackdown

Authorities deny security crackdown, in which 1,650 migrants have been arrested, is fanning xenophobic sentiment.

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S Africa deports hundreds of Mozambican nationals

At least 400 people removed in raids targeting foreign nationals, drawing ire from activists.

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Alleged #Burundi coup leaders appear in court

Main coup leader, General Godefroid Niyombare has escaped but 17 other coup leaders face prosecution.

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