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Black but beautiful? ‘It’s not a compliment’

Abeer Sinder is Saudi Arabia’s first black beauty vlogger. But sometimes, she says, the compliments she receives aren’t flattering. Video journalist: Natalia Zuo and Fahima Abdulrahman You can follow BBC Trending on Twitter @BBCtrending, and find us on Facebook. ...

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South Africa’s Jacob Zuma abandons rally after being booed

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Jacob Zuma has repeatedly rejected calls to to step down South Africa’s scandal-hit President Jacob Zuma has abandoned a May Day rally after he was booed by workers demanding his resignation. Scuffles broke out between Mr

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Award-winning warden

Park ranger Rodrigue Mugaruka Katembo, from the Democratic Republic of Congo, explains how he lives in constant fear of attack for protecting wildlife in Virunga National Park. The former child soldier, who has been awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize, told the BBC how ...

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Rape of South Africa

Prominent South African cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro defends his controversial sketch of President Jacob Zuma and a businessman raping ‘Lady South Africa’. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-39717402

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Catherine Byaruhanga: Uganda’s Punishment Island

Unmarried girls who got pregnant used to be seen as bringing shame to their families in parts of Uganda, so they were taken to a tiny island and left to die. The lucky ones were rescued, and one of them is still alive. The BBC’s Patience Atuhaire tracked her down. ...

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Footballer walks off after ‘racist abuse’

Sulley Muntari reacts to supporters during Pescara’s 1-0 defeat at Cagliari Pescara’s Sulley Muntari walked off the pitch in protest when a referee booked him after he claimed he was being racially abused during a league match. The 32-year-old former Ghana ...

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