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Friday 31 October 2014 09:31
A nurse, who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, but tested negative for the virus went for a bike ride on Thursday.
Friday 31 October 2014 08:11
Institute for Security Studies Senior Researcher, Willian Assanvo, says it is not clear who is ruling Burkina Faso.
Thursday 30 October 2014 20:28
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore declared a state of emergency on Thursday and pledged to open talks with the opposition.
Thursday 30 October 2014 19:37
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has for the first time shown his cards on the factional fights between the first lady Grace Mugabe and the country's vice president Joice Mujuru.
Thursday 30 October 2014 19:01
Tension is mounting in Burkina Faso following a coup in which three protesters were shot dead and several wounded.
Thursday 30 October 2014 18:17
Nigerian gunmen have freed a German citizen working for construction firm Julius Berger less than a week after they kidnapped him and killed another German citizen in a raid on their vehicles.
Thursday 30 October 2014 17:25
Burkina Faso's military command will make a statement on the situation in the country.
Thursday 30 October 2014 11:05
Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa has held talks with South Sudan President Salva Kiir as part of South Africa's efforts to mediate a peace agreement
Thursday 30 October 2014 11:00
The family member of one of the deceased Nigerian collapse victims Mxolisi Green says it is frustrating that the family is unable to bury his cousin Thomas Matsina.
Thursday 30 October 2014 07:30
Government spokesperson Phumla Williams says there is still no certainty when the bodies of 80 South Africans killed in the church building collapse in Nigeria will be brought back home.
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