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Benin Bronzes: ‘My great-grandfather sculpted the looted treasures’

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Nigerians welcome the return of artefacts – including Cambridge University’s cockerel – looted in 1897.

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Sudan coup: World Bank suspends aid after military takeover

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Pressure mounts on the military to restore civilian rule as international bodies respond.

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Archbishop of Canterbury criticises Ghana anti-LGBT bill

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Justin Welby says he is “gravely concerned” by a Ghanaian proposal that would punish people for being gay.

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Cambridge University college hands back looted cockerel to Nigeria

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

A ceremony was held at a Cambridge college to mark the official transfer of ownership.

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No snow, no sponsors: The Gambian with Winter Olympic dreams

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Meet Amadou Krubally, the Gambian bidding to become his country’s first Winter Olympian in 100 days’ time.

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Sudan coup: Why the army is gambling with the future

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The generals fear they are at risk if civilian rule demands accountability, argues Alex de Waal.

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Covid: Charlize Theron wants fairer distribution of vaccines

October 27, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The actress tells the BBC that nations must start sharing jabs to help reach the WHO’s vaccination goals.

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Agnes Wanjiru murder: Kenya family’s anger over UK army ‘cover-up’

October 26, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

In an interview with the BBC, her sister questions why the killer is still at large.

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South African cricketer Quinton de Kock declines to take a knee at the T20 World Cup, despite call to ‘stand against racism’

October 26, 2021 | Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa

South African cricketer Quinton de Kock has made the “personal decision” not to take a knee before games at the ongoing T20 World Cup.

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Africa Cup of Nations: Former players hail Cameroon stadia

October 26, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Former internationals Joseph-Antoine Bell and El Hadji Diouf praise Cameroon’s stadia for January’s Africa Cup of Nations.

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