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William Jacobson 24-May, 20:24 31 BBC

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Democracy on trial?..

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Nigerian tutoring app Tuteria wins UK engineering award..

Mary Paterson 24-May, 10:08 19 BBC

A tutoring app developed by a 27-year-old Nigerian has won an engineering award given by the UK's Royal Academy of Engineering. Godwin...


Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian wins top WHO job

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian wins top WHO job..

Michael Adamson 23-May, 15:48 26 BBC

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus from Ethiopia will be the next director general of the World Health Organization (WHO). He will be the first...


Convicted Nigerian fraudster James Ibori wins ?1 from UK

Convicted Nigerian fraudster James Ibori wins ?1 from UK..

Michael Adamson 23-May, 12:48 20 BBC

Convicted fraudster and former Nigerian state governor James Ibori has been awarded ?1 ($1.30) for being unlawfully detained for 42 hours...


Makeshift army

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Ella Flores 22-May, 21:49 28 BBC

The international hunt for Joseph Kony seems to be over, but the notorious rebel leader, who was first chased from his native Uganda to...


Gambian ex-President Yahya Jammeh 'stole $50m' from state

Gambian ex-President Yahya Jammeh 'stole $50m' from state..

Ella Flores 22-May, 17:56 33 BBC

The Gambia's former president stole "at least" $50m (?38.4m) from the state before he left the country in January, the justice minister has...


South Africa's Western Cape declares drought disaster

South Africa's Western Cape declares drought disaster..

Emily Kelly 22-May, 14:40 25 BBC

South Africa's Western Cape province has declared a drought disaster as it faces its worst water shortage in 113 years. Provincial leader...


UK racist jailed for attacking Somali woman

UK racist jailed for attacking Somali woman..

David Brooks 22-May, 12:41 12 BBC

A "shabby racist" who repeatedly kicked a pregnant Muslim woman, resulting in her losing her unborn baby, has been jailed for almost four...


Zimbabwe hunter 'crushed to death by shot elephant'

Zimbabwe hunter 'crushed to death by shot elephant'..

Michael Adamson 22-May, 12:41 25 BBC

A professional big-game hunter was crushed to death by an elephant that had been shot, according to reports in South Africa. The Netwerk24...


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