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Nigerian state to shut camps for people displaced by insurgency
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Nigerian state to shut camps for people displaced by insurgency

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria, Oct 22 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s Borno state, the epicentre of an ongoing Islamist insurgency, will shut all camps…
Ethiopia fighting intensifies amid air strikes on Tigray and clashes in Amhara
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Ethiopia fighting intensifies amid air strikes on Tigray and clashes in Amhara

ADDIS ABABA, Oct 22 (Reuters) – An Ethiopian government air strike hit a university in the Tigray regional capital on…
In South Sudan, flooding called ‘worst thing in my lifetime’
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In South Sudan, flooding called ‘worst thing in my lifetime’

MALUALKON, South Sudan (AP) — He feels like a man who has drowned. The worst flooding that parts of South…
Financial Times says Egypt now one of top African countries to visit
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Financial Times says Egypt now one of top African countries to visit

The British newspaper Financial Times listed Egypt among five wild African nations to visit now. After the return of tourist…
Tigray forces say government attacked Ethiopia’s Mekelle, govt denies
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Tigray forces say government attacked Ethiopia’s Mekelle, govt denies

NAIROBI, Oct 18 (Reuters) – Rebellious northern Ethiopian forces accused the government of launching air strikes on the capital of…
‘God have mercy’: Tigray residents describe life under siege
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‘God have mercy’: Tigray residents describe life under siege

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — As food and the means to buy it dwindled in a city under siege, the young…
‘It’s not Satanism’: Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines
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‘It’s not Satanism’: Zimbabwe church leaders preach vaccines

SEKE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Yvonne Binda stands in front of a church congregation, all in pristine white robes, and tells…
Africa internet riches plundered, contested by China broker
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Africa internet riches plundered, contested by China broker

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Outsiders have long profited from Africa’s riches of gold, diamonds, and even people. Digital resources have proven…
Zimbabwe’s vaccine mandates squeeze some of world’s poorest
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Zimbabwe’s vaccine mandates squeeze some of world’s poorest

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — For months, Acholo Jani was told to get a COVID-19 vaccination because it might save his…
Reparations draw UN scrutiny, but those who’d pay say little
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Reparations draw UN scrutiny, but those who’d pay say little

More than a year after Black Lives Matter protests launched a worldwide reckoning about the centuries of racism that Black…
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