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South Africa's ANC prepares to elect new leader

ANC finally verifies list of credible delegates to vote in landmark conference to elect leader to succeed Jacob Zuma.

ANC prepares

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Nigerian law graduate denied call to bar over hijab

Amasa Firdaus 'dress code violation' sparks fierce debate on social media, with many calling for #JusticeforFirdaus.

Amasa Firdaus

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Tributes pour in for late Kenyan scholar Calestous Juma

The Kenyan academic passed away in the US at the age of 64, drawing emotional responses in Kenya and the world.

Prominent Kenyan academic Calestous Juma

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Who will replace Zuma? 'Battle for ANC's heart' starts

Delegates will choose future leader of the African National Congress, with the winner likely to replace President Zuma.

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Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa calls for unity in ruling party

President Emmerson Mnangagwa urges ZANU-PF party members to eschew divisions left over from Robert Mugabe's resignation.

Emmerson Mnangagwa

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Officers dead in Somalia police academy bombing

Al-Shabab claims responsibility for suicide attack in Mogadishu that left 18 police officers dead and 15 others wounded.

Somalia police academy

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Rwanda report: France 'complicit' in 1994 genocide

Rwanda calls on France to declassify evidence relating to the 1994 genocide, which killed more than 800,000 people.

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Liberia elections: Run-off vote set for December 26

The poll, delayed for weeks, pits former international footballer George Weah against Vice President Joseph Boakai.

Weah

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Women take to streets to demand end to South Sudan war

Hundreds of women take to the streets of the capital, Juba, to call for an end to the country's devastating war.

Women take to streets

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UN peacekeepers, Congolese soldiers die in DRC attack

UN chief calls incident in North Kivu, which injured more than 50 peacekeepers, the 'worst attack in recent history'.

DRC

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