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Gambia To Set Up Truth Commission To Probe Jammeh's Rule

The Gambia will set up a Truth and Reconciliation Commission to investigate abuses committed during ex-President Yahya Jammeh's rule, the justice minister has said. The ... Full story

Gunmen Kill 50, Injure Dozens In CAR Village Attacks

Bangui - At least 50 people have been killed and dozens more injured since Tuesday after armed men attacked three villages in the central Bambari ... Full story

Ousted Egyptian Dictator, Mubarak Released From Jail

Cairo - In six years, Egypt's Hosni Mubarak has gone from symbolising the hubris of Middle East dictators swept away by the Arab Spring uprisings ... Full story

Namibian President Calls For Land Seizures

Namibia's president said Tuesday that the government is considering radical land expropriation to spur the transfer of property to the country's black majority. Speaking ... Full story

Religious Senegal TV Station Accidentally Airs Porn

Dakar -  An Islamic television station in Senegal says it has filed a formal complaint against unknown saboteur "X'' for taking over the network and ... Full story

Pope Begs For Forgiveness Over Church's Rin Rwanda Genocide

Pope Francis has asked for forgiveness for the “sins and failings of the Church and its members” during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, saying the violence had ... Full story

Ghana President Appoints 110 Ministers

Accra - Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday defended his controversial decision to appoint a 110-minister government, calling it a "necessary investment" in the small ... Full story

Malawi Man Found With Slain Albino Man's Bones

Lilongwe – Police in Malawi say investigations have revealed that human bones found with a man arrested in Lilongwe last week were those of a ... Full story

Angola Considers Up To 10 Years In Prison For Abortions

Johannesburg - Angola's parliament votes next week on a proposal to imprison for up to 10 years women who have abortions and people who perform ... Full story

Four Held Over SA Airport Heist But Cash Nowhere To Be Found

South African police have arrested four people including a police officer over the airport heist a week ago but the money is still missing. Acting national ... Full story

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