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    WHO declares Nigeria Ebola free

    Announcement made after two incubation periods without any new confirmed cases of the deadly

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    Africa needs 27m trained teachers for UPE by 2030

    Increasing numbers of school-age children among factors driving demand for tutors

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    Algeria-Morocco tensions flare over border shooting

    Relations between the two neighbours have been tense because of a dispute over Western Sahara

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Numbers appear to be in the leader's favour despite growing political pressure

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Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shops
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How young professionals leading busy lives are driving the change

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Mozambique election: Will Frelimo retain power?
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Battle to succeed President Armando Guebuza too close to call

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    We have history between us, and must deal with it

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    Hail Malala win and let the world not forget Chibok girls

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    Large number of people migrate for love

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PROGRESS

  • Kenyan woman makes toilet cleaning her business

    Washing away diarrhoea and other water borne diseases

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  • How $2 started a $23,000 fashion business

    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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  • We cannot sit and watch as west Africa fights Ebola alone

    Africa must begin to take responsibility for her collective leadership

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  • Mazrui defined the terms of political debate for his generation

    The ink kept flowing as the corpus kept growing

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  • Somalia's Falis Abdi Mohamud in Netherlands asylum bid

    The band was due to return on 11 October after performing in Amsterdam

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  • Congolese music icon Franco remembered

    Fans talk about Luambo Luanzo Makiadi as if he were alive

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