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Dozens reported killed by car bomb in #Nigeria

MaiduguriA truck has exploded in a huge fireball killing at least 17 people in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, the latest attack in a city repeatedly hit by Boko Haram fighters.

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Detained journalist to appear in #Swazi court

Two men in prison for more than 100 days for allegedly offending Swaziland's judicial system are scheduled to make an appearance in court.

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Market blast kills two in Somali capital

At least two people have been killed and seven wounded when a bomb ripped through a busy market in the Somali capital, a government official said.

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Rwandan genocide convict's appeal rejected

The UN tribunal on Rwanda has upheld a 30-year jail term for former army chief Augustin Bizimungu for his role in the 1994 genocide during which he called for the murder of minority Tutsis.

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Two Tunisians abducted in #Libya freed

A Tunisian diplomat and a fellow embassy staffer abducted in Libya earlier this year have been freed by their abductors after months in captivity.

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Deadly attacks on #Nigeria churches

At least 30 people have been killed in Nigeria after rebels attacked a series of churches in two villages near Chibok, the northeastern town where more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped in April, survivors have said.

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Several killed in #Nigeria brothel blast

An explosion in a brothel in the northeastern Nigerian city of Bauchi has killed 11 people and wounded 28, police have said.

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#Sudan rebels clash with army in S Kordofan

Sudanese troops and rebels have been engaged in heavy fighting near the South Kordofan state capital Kadugli, both sides said, with rebel shells landing inside the town.

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Libyan denies US charges over #Benghazi attack

Ahmed Abu KhattalahA Libyan man has denied he was involved in a 2012 attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, during his first appearance before a US court since his capture.

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#Sudan apostasy woman given US embassy refuge

A Sudanese woman facing death threats after her apostasy death sentence was overturned has been given refuge at the US embassy in Khartoum, the woman's husband said.

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