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Gabon: Ali Bongo wins re-election as president

Protests erupt as supporters of presidential challenger Jean Ping say the vote was "stolen".

Ali Bongo

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S Africa school ordered to end 'racist' hair rules

Education authorities give Pretoria high school a deadline to reassess its rules on how black students wear their hair.

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Somalia: Deaths as car bomb explodes in Mogadishu

Government soldiers among at least 10 people killed in the latest attack in Mogadishu to be claimed by al-Shabab.

SYL hotel

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Nigeria: Borno's cultural revival after Boko Haram exit

Nigerian authorities encourage Maiduguri residents to revive cultural traditions suppressed by Boko Haram.

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Gabon election: Jean Ping lays claim to presidency win

Jean Ping claims victory as incumbent President Ali Bongo says he is "calmly" awaiting Tuesday's official result.

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Libyan forces make final push to retake Sirte from ISIL

At least 18 fighters loyal to UN-backed government killed in clashes with ISIL as the "final battle for Sirte" begins.

Sirte city

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Voting closes in Gabon as Ali Bongo seeks second term

Voters in the country to decide whether President Ali Bongo will remain in office or be unseated by a career diplomat.

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Tunisia's new government wins parliamentary approval

Prime Minister-designate Youssef Chahed's new unity government wins votes of confidence in parliament.

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Morocco: Outrage over Islamist couple sex scandal

The couple, due to appear in court on September 1, were found in a "sexual position" by the beach.

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Nigeria may see a repeat of the 2012 floods

Nigeria’s rainy season brings with it inevitable flooding. This year is no exception, but the worst may be yet to come.

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