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Kenyans demand action over hospital rape accusations

Hundreds march in Nairobi demanding action on allegations of rape and sexual assault at Kenya's largest public hospital.

hospital rape accusations

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Jazz legend Hugh Masekela dies in South Africa, aged 78

Hugh Masekela, widely known as the father of South African jazz, passes away after battle with prostate cancer.

Jazz legend Hugh Masekela

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UN: Peacekeeper deaths failure of leadership to adapt

UN report blames a 'deficient of leadership' as one of the problems of the increase of peacekeeper fatalities.

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Morocco allows women to take up public notary positions

Royal decree permits Moroccan women to carry out duties as notary officials, including documenting marriages.

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Liberia: George Weah sworn in as president

Weah succeeds Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in the country's first peaceful democratic transfer of power in seven decades.

George Weah sworn in

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DRC: Protesters killed in anti-Kabila protests

At least five people are killed as authorities crack down on banned demonstrations against President Joseph Kabila.

Kinshasa

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South Africa's ANC to force Zuma to quit as president

Zuma's presidency has been tainted by a series of corruption allegations, all of which he denies.

Jacob Zuma

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War-hit children in S Sudan 'at risk of imminent death'

More than 250,000 children in war-torn South Sudan could die by July because of starvation, an UN official has warned.

Henrietta H. Fore

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'Peaceful' Zimbabwe election in 4-5 months: president

Announcement comes as main opposition MDC party alleges clandestine deployment of military to sway the vote for ZANU-PF.

Emmerson Mnangagwa

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Ethiopia frees opposition leader Merera Gudina

Celebrations as Merera Gudina among more than 400 others released from prison as part of a wider government amnesty.

Merera Gudina

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