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Biblical plague occured because Libya's civil war last year stopped insect prevention efforts.
Kagame government supports violence in eastern Congo, reports Human Rights Watch.
President Salva Kiir appeals to top officials to return missing funds, or face prosecution.
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu speeds up plans to expel Africans as xenophobic anger grips country.
International appeal over harsh sentence imposed on Intisar Sharif Abdallah, a teenaged mother accused of adultery.
Rebels still hold Kismayo port and are able to launch suicide bombings and hit-and-run attacks.
The Rwandan government denies the leaked internal UN report, and blames the UN for ‘dangerous’ claims.
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Young American produces an efficient cooking device that makes profits on the carbon offset market.
Al Shabaab rebels pushed further away from capital of Mogadishu.
African troops fight to push back Islamist rebels but huge camp of displaced Somalis is in the way.
Rebel leader Bosco Ntaganda 'The Terminator' defects from army and recruits child soldiers: report.
What are the links between Al Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula and Somalia's Al Shabaab?
TEDx holds conference in Somalia's war-torn capital which would have been impossible a year ago.
Al Amriki, an American fighting with Somalia's Al Shabaab, tells of his upbringing in Alabama.
'Terminator' is forcing new child soldiers into his militia in eastern Congo, reports Human Rights Watch.
Kenya's urban sprawl is crowding out habitat for Africa’s king of the jungle.
New Africa Progress Panel hails continent's progress but says more work is needed.
Khartoum regime confronted by new rebel gains in Darfur, fighting in Nuba, Blue Nile and student protests.
Civilians caught between Sudan bombings and rebel fighters are going hungry and children are dying.