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As Trump begins second year, women stage nationwide protests

Hundreds of thousands of women and their male supporters turned out on Saturday for the second Women’s March, a nationwide ...
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Robert Mugabe was warned by Zimbabwe Army or face “lynch”

An aide to former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe has revealed how generals warned him to step aside as protests against ...
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South Africa to target investment, graft under new ANC leader

South Africa wants to attract foreign investors to help it kick-start economic growth and will crack down on corruption, the ...
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How Nelson Mandela betrayed us, says ex-wife Winnie

My husband and I have just crossed Africa. On the final leg of our journey we had finally come to ...
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EU gives itself June deadline for deal on refugees

European Union leaders appealed for unity in a last-ditch effort to break their deadlock on sharing out refugees by June, ...
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Kenyan president to be sworn-in as opposition prepares to hold rival rally

Kenyan security forces fired teargas to control crowds trying to force their way into a stadium for President Uhuru Kenyatta’s ...
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After Robert Mugabe, African leaders ponder own fate

Hours after Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe was forced out after 37 years in power, Uganda's president, another former guerrilla in office ...
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Robert Mugabe set to play political for Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe will continue to have a role to play in Zimbabwean politics, the Jesuit priest who helped negotiate his ...
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How Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe is set to leave office

In Summary The African Union and the Southern African Development Community regional bloc have warned the army not to try ...
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Zimbabwe’s ruling party to hold rally as anti-Mugabe tide rises

President Robert Mugabe’s own ruling ZANU-PF party wants him to step down and plans to hold a rally in Zimbabwe’s ...
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