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Suspected Boko Haram bombers kill dozens in Nigeria

Three suicide bombers detonate explosives near northeast city of Maiduguri in attacks bearing hallmark of Boko Haram.

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UN Peacekeeping Forces and Sexual Assault: A Timeline

An international organization the size of the United Nations comes with certain inevitable complications.

UN Peacekeeping Forces

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Grace Mugabe back in Zimbabwe after assault claims

Zimbabwe's first lady fails to hand herself in to South African police after facing accusations of assaulting a model.

Zimbabwe's first lady, Grace Mugabe

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ICC warrant for Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli

Mahmoud al-Werfalli 'allegedly responsible for murder as a war crime' in the deaths of 33 people in eastern Libya.

Mahmoud Mustafa Busayf Al-Werfalli

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Several people killed in attacks on UN camps in Mali

Armed assailants killed seven people and injured seven others in an attack on UN peacekeeping headquarters in Timbuktu.

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Hakainde Hichilema pleads not guilty to treason charges

Hakainde Hichilema - arrested for failing to make way for President Edgar Lungu's motorcade - remains in custody.

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UN: Millions of people face acute hunger in DRC

UN food agencies say number of people in need of urgent humanitarian assistance surged by 30 percent in a year in DRC.

hunger in DRC

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Restaurant attacked by gunmen in Burkina Faso

At least 18 killed as minister says three attackers shot dead at Turkish restaurant in the capital Ouagadougou.

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Hundreds feared dead in Sierra Leone mudslide

Heavy flooding and mudslide hit outskirts of capital Freetown, leaving hospitals struggling to cope.

Sierra Leone mudslide

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Hakainde Hichilema due in court on treason charges

Opposition figure's party says it expects treason charges to be dropped and for him to walk free on Monday.

Hakainde Hichilema

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

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