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Tunisia’s Sousse knife attack: Islamic State group claims responsibility

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Monday’s incident happened in Sousse, where 38 people, mostly Britons, were killed in a 2015 attack.

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Nigerian men arrested over German PPE ‘scam’

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The men are accused of cloning the website of a Dutch company to obtain an order from a German state.

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South Africa’s Clicks beauty stores raided after ‘racist’ hair advert

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The advert showed African hair labelled dry and dull while white hair was described as fine and flat.

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Coronavirus in Africa: Tackling Kenya’s PPE waste disposal challenge

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Disposal of PPE used in the fight against Covid-19 is creating a safety and environmental challenge in Kenya.

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Zimbabwe’s Gabriel Nyoni uses his marketing degree to get a new club

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwean forward Gabriel Nyoni finds himself a new football club using his marketing degree and social media.

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Letter from Africa: Why journalists in Nigeria feel under attack

September 7, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

A video of a tongue-lashing one reporter recently received comes as no surprise, writes Mannir Dan Ali.

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Paul Rusesabagina: President denies Hotel Rwanda hero was kidnapped

September 6, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The Rwandan president denies claims that Paul Rusesabagina was spirited out of Dubai to face arrest.

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Tunisia: Policeman and three militants dead after ‘terrorist’ attack

September 6, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The incident happened in Sousse, where 38 people, mostly Britons, were killed in a 2015 attack.

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Mali coup: Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta flies to UAE

September 6, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta was toppled by the military in August after mass protests against his rule.

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The orphans of Angola’s secret massacre seek the truth

September 6, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

In May 1977 a ruling party killed thousands, but the purge has been shrouded in mystery for decades.

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