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    News24.com | Zimbabwe acquits 7 unionists arrested ahead of protests

    News24.com | Zimbabwe acquits 7 unionists arrested ahead of protests


    A Zimbabwean court acquitted seven leaders of the country's main trade union coalition arrested ahead of an anti-government protest last year, lawyers...

    A Zimbabwean court acquitted seven leaders of the country's main trade union coalition arrested ahead of an anti-government protest last year, lawyers said.
    News24.com | Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian government

    News24.com | Sudanese protesters delay naming of civilian government


    The organisers of the protests that drove Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir from power are delaying their announcement of a transitional civilian government as they hold new negotiations with the ruling military...

    The organisers of the protests that drove Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir from power are delaying their announcement of a transitional civilian government as they hold new negotiations with the ruling military council.
    News24.com | Four emergency agency staff kidnapped in southern Nigeria

    News24.com | Four emergency agency staff kidnapped in southern Nigeria


    Four Nigerian emergency agency workers have been kidnapped as they returned from an assignment in oil-rich Rivers State in southern Nigeria, security sources have...

    Four Nigerian emergency agency workers have been kidnapped as they returned from an assignment in oil-rich Rivers State in southern Nigeria, security sources have said.
    News24.com | SEE: Compulsory evacuations as Cyclone Kenneth makes landfall in Mozambique

    News24.com | SEE: Compulsory evacuations as Cyclone Kenneth makes landfall in Mozambique


    Compulsory evacuations have begun in northern Mozambique where the powerful tropical cyclone Kenneth is expected to make landfall, just weeks after Cyclone Idai devastated the central part of the country and left hundreds...

    Compulsory evacuations have begun in northern Mozambique where the powerful tropical cyclone Kenneth is expected to make landfall, just weeks after Cyclone Idai devastated the central part of the country and left hundreds dead.
    News24.com | Sudanese military invites protesters to talks amid tensions

    News24.com | Sudanese military invites protesters to talks amid tensions


    Sudan's ruling military council has proposed a meeting with the organisers of the protests that toppled President Omar al-Bashir after they suspended talks with the generals over the...

    Sudan's ruling military council has proposed a meeting with the organisers of the protests that toppled President Omar al-Bashir after they suspended talks with the generals over the weekend.
    News24.com | Wit and grit: Algeria's sizeable youth lead fight for change

    News24.com | Wit and grit: Algeria's sizeable youth lead fight for change


    Algeria's aging ex-President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was driven from power this month through protests led by the nation's burgeoning youth, a politically engaged, witty and increasingly educated generation frustrated by widespread youth...

    Algeria's aging ex-President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was driven from power this month through protests led by the nation's burgeoning youth, a politically engaged, witty and increasingly educated generation frustrated by widespread youth unemployment.
    News24.com | Botswana revokes visa-free entry for Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe

    News24.com | Botswana revokes visa-free entry for Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe


    A document issued by Botswana's Immigration Minister Magang Ngaka Ngaka states that Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe must "obtain a visa to enter...

    A document issued by Botswana's Immigration Minister Magang Ngaka Ngaka states that Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe must "obtain a visa to enter Botswana".
    News24.com | Sudan's army says holding talks with all political forces

    News24.com | Sudan's army says holding talks with all political forces


    Sudan's military rulers say they are communicating with all political forces to name a prime minister and form a civilian government "as soon as...

    Sudan's military rulers say they are communicating with all political forces to name a prime minister and form a civilian government "as soon as possible".
    News24.com | Algeria's richest man held in jail in graft probe

    News24.com | Algeria's richest man held in jail in graft probe


    Algeria's richest man Issad Rebrab has been detained in jail on the public prosecutor's orders, state media reported, a day after his arrest as part of a corruption...

    Algeria's richest man Issad Rebrab has been detained in jail on the public prosecutor's orders, state media reported, a day after his arrest as part of a corruption probe.
    News24.com | Pioneering malaria vaccine for children to be tested in Malawi

    News24.com | Pioneering malaria vaccine for children to be tested in Malawi


    Malawi is rolling out a malaria vaccine pilot programme for children in a bid to prevent the disease which kills hundreds of thousands across Africa each...

    Malawi is rolling out a malaria vaccine pilot programme for children in a bid to prevent the disease which kills hundreds of thousands across Africa each year.