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    Djibouti demands $615m oil pollution compensation

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    Chaos in Kenya Parliament over security Bill

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An American claims land on Egypt-Sudan border, makes daughter a 'princess'
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Arise, here comes the King of North Sudan

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Senegalese disillusioned as president falls short of campaign promises

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Should African states withdraw from the Rome Statute?

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    Hail Africa for steadily winning the fight against Malaria

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    She won his heart, so he gave her a country to run

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    Washing away diarrhoea and other water borne diseases

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    26 year old Levy fondly remembers his path to success

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  • Making jewellery from e-waste

    A former Kenyan street boy earns a living making jewellery from e-waste

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