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Cameroon Military Acknowledges Soldiers Arrested in Togo

Cameroon’s military says three of five men recently arrested by Togolese police and portrayed by Togolese media as notorious criminals who committed serious offenses against…

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 Roadside Bomb Blast Kills 9 Near Somali Capital

Somali officials say nine civilians were killed and 10 others were wounded in a roadside bomb explosion outside Mogadishu on Sunday. The blast from an…

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In Unusual Move, US Embassies in Africa Speak up on Floyd

As Minneapolis burns over the police killing of George Floyd and shock and disappointment in Africa grow, some U.S. embassies on the continent have taken…

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Agencies Step Up Aid to Camp Fire Victims in Eastern Nigeria’s Borno State

U.N. and private aid agencies are scaling up assistance to thousands of people who have lost everything in a fire that engulfed their camp in…

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World Reacts with Anger, Dismay to US Man’s Death

Protests were held in several cities around the world Saturday, in seeming solidarity with demonstrators in the U.S. over the death of an African American…

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Report Clearing Soldiers in South African Man’s Death Sparks Anger

The legal team representing the family of a South African man allegedly beaten to death by soldiers enforcing COVID-19 lockdown restrictions reacted with outrage to…

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COVID-19 Could Double Africa’s Food Insecurity, WFP Chief Warns

The head of the World Food Program tells VOA the number of people suffering from acute food insecurity in Africa could more than double due…

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Coronavirus Cuts Different Paths Across Africa

The coronavirus, medical experts like to say, doesn’t care about borders, or language, or any of the cultural aspects of humanity. Like viruses the world…

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