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Saturday 31 January 2015 12:52
African leaders have unanimously agreed to move into the DRC to disarm the remnants of the Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, the FDLR in eastern Congo.
Saturday 31 January 2015 06:47
The UN has denied that it was caught off guard by the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Army’s announcement on Thursday.
Friday 30 January 2015 18:20
Friends of slain former SACP leader Chris Hani, in Lesotho have expressed relief that Clive Derby Lewis has not been granted parole.
Friday 30 January 2015 15:19
Chairperson of the African Union Commission Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says African leaders need a collective and decisive response to deal with terrorism engulfing some parts of the continent.
Friday 30 January 2015 14:43
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe ascended to the rotating chairmanship of the African Union on Friday.
Friday 30 January 2015 07:20
The AU Summit begins in the Ethiopian capital Addis Abbaba Friday morning peace and security in the continent uppermost on the agenda.
Thursday 29 January 2015 20:23
Amid high public interest tempered by uncertainty about election integrity and security, the main contenders in Nigeria’s presidential race are running neck and neck, a Afrobarometer survey shows.
Thursday 29 January 2015 16:19
More than 700 000 people in Somalia, most of them internally displaced persons, are in need of food assistance.
Thursday 29 January 2015 14:52
Libya's warring factions who operate rival governments have agreed "in principle" to hold future talks to end the crisis in Libya
Thursday 29 January 2015 08:55
A campaign against Boko Haram is expected to come under the spotlight in the next three days as African heads of state meet in Ethiopia.
The 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in Equatorial Guinea from 17 January – 8 February.
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The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its annual 'January 8' statement and 103rd anniversary in Cape Town, Western Cape on 10 January 2015.
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