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Foreign-owned shops attacked in South Africa

Suicide bombers die in failed attack in Nigeria

Opioids: Sierra Leone's newest public health emergency

Nigeria's president 'will be home in days'

Pirates in Nigeria abduct Russians, Ukrainian

Libya halts hundreds of Europe-bound refugees

Gambia's President Barrow scraps Jammeh's four-day week

Zimbabwe pastor arrested on return from US

African Union backs mass withdrawal from ICC

Nigerian man with 86 wives dies aged 93

Barrow removes 'Islamic' from Gambia's official name

The Gambia revokes state of emergency

'Babies used' in Nigeria suicide bombings

Obama's grandmother to retain state protection

'We are free': Joy in Gambia as Jammeh flies into exile