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Nomsa Maseko: Shock and fear amid SA cannibalism case

Image caption Police found several human body parts during a raid in a traditional healer’s house Fear has gripped the village of Shayamoya in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province after the discovery of a decapitated body. The family of Zanele Hlatshwayo, 25, ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Sone Aluko: Reading to sign Nigeria forward from Fulham

Sone Aluko played against Reading in last season’s Championship play-off semi-final Reading have agreed a deal to sign Fulham forward Sone Aluko in a deal believed to be worth around £7.5m. The 28-year-old Nigeria international, who can play up front or on the wing, ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Souare returns nearly a year after car crash

Souare joined Palace in February 2015 on a three-and-half-year deal from Lille Crystal Palace defender Pape Souare has made his first appearance since breaking his thighbone and jaw in a horrific car crash almost a year ago. The 27-year-old had to be airlifted to hospital ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Niger floods force thousands from homes in Niamey

Image copyright AFP Image caption Niamey has seen heavy rains since June The authorities in Niger have ordered thousands of people to leave their homes in the capital, Niamey, because of serious flooding. Many are sheltering in schools while others have nowhere to go. ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Mary Harper: Angola’s familiar faces

Image copyright Getty Images There has been a lot of talk about how not much is going to change in Angola, despite the impending departure of President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has served for nearly 40 years. The oil-rich country, often described as one of the most ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Jeremie Boga: Birmingham City sign midfielder on season loan from Chelsea

Jeremie Boga was capped by France at under-16, under-17 and under-19 level, but then switched to Ivory Coast in 2017 Birmingham City have signed Chelsea midfielder Jeremie Boga on a season’s loan from Stamford Bridge. The Ivory Coast player has spent the past two ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Nigeria’s digital blood bank

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August 29th, 2017

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South African minister Motsoaledi blasts African leaders’ ‘health tourism’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Dr Motsoaledi has been praised by South Africans for using public hospitals himself instead of private facilities A South African minister has criticised African leaders who seek medical treatment abroad. Aaron Motsoaledi condemned ...

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August 29th, 2017

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Digital blood bank

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Can computers smell?

Image copyright TEDGlobal Image caption Oshi Agabi envisages airports that will need no visible security system allowing people to just walk on to planes Nigerian Oshi Agabi has unveiled a computer based not on silicon but on mice neurons at the TEDGlobal conference in ...

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August 28th, 2017

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