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The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo was given a hero's welcome in the eastern city of Goma on Sunday. Thousands of people lined the streets of the city as President Joseph Kabila went on a triumphant walkabout. It was Kabila's first visit to
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In Somalia, Al Shabaab has reportedly taken control of a third town - apparently after African Union forces withdrew. The militants have been retaking towns in south-western Somalia since Friday. AMISOM forces withdrew from Buqda town late on Saturday - l
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Clashes in Mozambique have seen hundreds of people flee into neighbouring Malawi. The violence broke out between government forces and fighters from the main opposition party Renamo. And what refugees want - is for peace talks to bear fruit.
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Zimbabwean police broke up an anti-government protest in the capital, Harare, on Wednesday. Hundreds of people hurried for cover as baton-wielding police moved in to disperse activists who were marching to the country's reserve bank to protest a currency
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Ethiopia has had a dramatic day at the top of government. 21 ministers – more than two thirds of the entire cabinet – have been replaced, including key ministries. The shake-up follows months of unrest that have prompted a state of emergency. From the cap
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Fighting between militias in Somalia's central Galkayo city has killed at least 29 people. According to officials from both sides, another 50 more were wounded in the weekend fighting between Puntland and Galmudug regional forces. The commanders from both