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Thousands attend exiled DR Congo leader Moise Katumbi's rally

Katumbi, addressing supporters via Skype, urges united front by opposition ahead of presidential elections in December.

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Kenya hosts first-ever TEDx event at refugee camp

Refugees share stories of resilience and creativity at a rare web-streaming event in Kakuma camp in northwest Kenya.

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US soldier killed, five wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

US troops alongside Somali and Kenyan forces came under fire during operation against al-Shabab in Jubaland.

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ICC overturns war crimes conviction of Jean-Pierre Bemba

Presiding judge says former DRC vice president cannot be held responsible for atrocities in neighbouring CAR.

Jean-Pierre Bemba

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S Africa: Corruption case against Jacob Zuma adjourned to July 27

Former president appears at Durban court for second time over charges relating to a $2.5bn arms deal in the late 1990s.

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Burundi's Pierre Nkurunziza says he will step down in 2020

Nkurunziza had been expected to take advantage of recent changes to the constitution on term limits.

Pierre Nkurunziza

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Sudan severs defence ties with North Korea

Khartoum says the decision is part of its commitment to the Non-Proliferation Treaty and sanctions against Pyongyang.

Sudan

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UN says scores of Ethiopians drown on boat en route to Yemen

Sixteen others are missing after boat that left Somalia with at least 100 people capsized in the Gulf of Aden.

Gulf of Aden

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Tunisia sacks interior minister

The sacking comes a week after a boat carrying more than 180 migrants sank off the coast, leaving scores dead.

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Ethiopia accepts peace deal with longtime rival Eritrea

In a surprise move, Addis Ababa recognises conditions of a 2000 agreement that ended a two-year war.

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