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VIDEO: Catholicism and me: Ghana

While the Catholic Church struggles in some parts of the world, in Africa all churches are growing, and the number of Catholics in the continent is now close to 200 million. The African Catholics are traditionally the most conservative branch of the Church, and have rejected

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October 3rd, 2014

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In pictures: Exploring the African male

2 October 2014 Last updated at 15:54 A retrospective of work by the influential Nigerian photographer, Rotimi Fani-Kayode, marking the 25th anniversary of his death at the age of 34, has gone on show in London. ALL PHOTOS: Rotimi Fani-Kayode, courtesy Autograph ABP and ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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Dalai Lama visa row ends Nobel forum

2 October 2014 Last updated at 18:03 The Dalai Lama addresses a crowd on the 25th anniversary of him being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize A meeting of Nobel Peace Prize laureates, due to be held in Cape Town, has been cancelled after South Africa refused the Dalai Lama a ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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VIDEO: Ebola spreading fast in Sierra Leone

Ebola is spreading fast, the charity Save the Children has warned. It says five people are being infected every hour with the virus in Sierra Leone. There were 765 new cases last week alone there and there are nothing like enough hospital beds to treat them. The BBC’s ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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FK Krasnodar 1-1 Everton

82:30 Substitution Substitution Substitution, FK Krasnodar. Sergei Petrov replaces Mauricio Pereyra. 81:54 Goal scored Goal! Goal! FK Krasnodar 1, Everton 1. Samuel Eto’o (Everton) left footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Leighton ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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Liberia ‘to prosecute US Ebola man’

2 October 2014 Last updated at 19:49 Passengers are checked before leaving Monrovia and have to fill in a questionnaire about Ebola The Liberian authorities say they will prosecute the man diagnosed with Ebola in the US, accusing him of lying over his contact with an ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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Diouf and Sane to miss qualifiers

Mame Biram Diouf has added to Senegal’s injury problems ahead of this month’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Tunisia. The Stoke striker has been ruled out for at least two weeks with a hamstring injury, reports BBC Radio Stoke. Diouf, 26, suffered ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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Libya troops die in Benghazi attacks

2 October 2014 Last updated at 16:23 Benghazi was the cradle of the 2011 uprising but has since been a focal point for fighting At least seven Libyan soldiers have been killed in two car bombings and clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi. Some 60 troops were wounded in the

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October 2nd, 2014

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Saudis play down Hajj Ebola concerns

2 October 2014 Last updated at 16:36 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Some in the crowd wore face masks – a possible precaution over Ebola fears Two million Muslims have begun the annual Hajj pilgrimage, a five-day ritual central to Islam. ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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Boko Haram video shows leader alive

2 October 2014 Last updated at 15:47 In the new video, Abubakar Shekau says Sharia is being implemented in Boko Haram territory A video has been released showing the purported leader of Nigeria’s Islamist group Boko Haram dismissing the military’s allegations ...

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October 2nd, 2014

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