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Mali players fight each other at Basketball World Cup

September 26, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Two of Mali’s team at the Basketball World Cup react to their elimination by fighting one another in front of the world’s media.

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Uganda’s Ebola outbreak: Trainee doctors go on strike over safety fears

September 26, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Trainee nurses, pharmacists and doctors at a Ugandan hospital fear their lives are being put at risk.

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Ebola infections grow in Uganda as death toll rises to 23

September 26, 2022 | Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa

Ebola infections have risen across districts in Uganda, bringing the cumulative number of confirmed and suspected deaths to 23, health authorities in the east African country said Monday.

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Kenya Kiambu building collapse: Rescue efforts under way

September 26, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Emergency workers pull a child from the rubble in Kiambu county but at least six people have died.

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Ines Laklalech: Golfing history ‘priceless’ for Moroccan

September 26, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Moroccan golfer Ines Laklalech says winning the Ladies Open de France is “something priceless” and hopes she can inspire others on the continent.

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‘Africa’s Titanic’: Remembering Senegal’s Joola tragedy

September 26, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The capsizing of the Joola, a government-owned Senegalese ferry, took more lives than the infamous Titanic.

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Cattle rustlers kill at least 11 people during ambush in Kenya

September 25, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Eight police officers said to be among the victims of the violence in Turkana County on Saturday.

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Eliud Kipchoge breaks his own marathon world record in Berlin

September 25, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Double Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge breaks his own record for the men’s marathon at Sunday’s race in Berlin.

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Nigeria’s Biyi Bandele: A storyteller to his bones

September 25, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Biyi Bandele, whose film has premiered after his death, was a huge figure in British and Africa writing.

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Afrobeats: Chart show host celebrates ‘beautiful year’ for genre

September 25, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Radio host Eddie Kadi says stars like Burna Boy have propelled the genre into the mainstream.

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