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Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe sacks Emmerson Mnangagwa

Emmerson Mnangagwa's removal for 'disloyalty' clears the decks for Grace Mugabe to succeed her husband as president.

Mnangagwa, Mugabe and Mphoko

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Supreme Court delays vote runoff amid fraud allegations

Vote scheduled for Tuesday delayed until voter fraud allegation by opposition party, which came third, is resolved.

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Fighting erupts in Congo's eastern city of Bukavu

Clashes break out after police tried to disarm Colonel Abbas Kayonga who was sacked from his post.

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US Africa Command conducts air strikes in Somalia

US says attacks were conducted in coordination with Somali government forces and targeted ISIL in country's northeast.

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US citizen arrested over tweet 'insulting' Mugabe

Martha O'Donovan, who works for Magamba TV, could face more than 20 years of prison.

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One dead, two hurt in rare shooting in Marrakech

Moroccan authorities search for suspects after deadly confrontation in popular tourist area.

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Kenya faces further poll challenges as divisions remain

President Uhuru Kenyatta, winner of the elections with 98 percent of the vote, says he expects victory to be challenged.

Uhuru Kenyatta

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South Sudan's Kiir in Khartoum to discuss borders

President Salva Kiir's visit to Sudan is aimed at resolving border disputes, oil revenues, and security issues.

South Sudan's President Salva Kiir

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UN-backed Libyan government condemns Derna air strike

Government of National Accord calls on the UN Security Council to probe the attack that killed at least 17 civilians.

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Civilians killed in air strike on Libyan city of Derna

At least 17 people killed and more than 30 wounded in an aerial bombing on besieged eastern Libyan city.

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