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TP Mazembe sign Zimbabwean Sadiki

Democratic Republic of Congo champions TP Mazembe have signed Zimbabwe international midfielder Ali Sadiki. The 27-year-old has been given a five-year contract after impressing Mazembe during a one-week trial from Platinum Stars of Zimbabwe. Signing Sadiki is part of ...

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May 31st, 2014

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Lamouchi blames errors for defeat

Ivory Coast boss Sabri Lamouchi said his side were poor in a 2-1 defeat by Bosnia in Saturday’s World Cup warm-up match played in the United States. Edin Dzeko scored twice for Bosnia, while Didier Drogba scored with a free-kick on his 100th international. “It ...

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May 31st, 2014

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VIDEO: Sudan husband in death row hope

The husband of a Sudanese woman who has been condemned to death for renouncing her Islamic faith says he is hopeful the appeal against her sentence will be successful. Dani Wani, the husband of Mariam Yahya Ibrahim, said he visited her in prison on Wednesday when she gave ...

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May 31st, 2014

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Malawi’s new president is sworn in

31 May 2014 Last updated at 16:24 Peter Mutharika is the brother of former President Bingu wa Mutharika, who died two years ago Peter Mutharika has been sworn in as Malawi’s president after the High Court rejected a request for a recount following allegations of ...

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May 31st, 2014

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Leaders condemn Sudan death sentence

31 May 2014 Last updated at 08:25 Meriam Ibrahim has been sentenced to 100 lashes as well as death by hanging UK political leaders have united to urge Sudan to lift the “barbaric” death sentence handed down to a Christian woman accused of abandoning Islam. A ...

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May 31st, 2014

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Sudan death sentence ‘barbaric’

31 May 2014 Last updated at 01:32 Meriam Yehya Ibrahim Ishag says that as she was brought up as a Christian, she had not committed apostasy David Cameron has urged the Sudanese government to lift the “barbaric” death sentence handed down to a Christian woman ...

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May 31st, 2014

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Letter from Africa: Focusing on conflict

30 May 2014 Last updated at 19:20 In our series of letters from African journalists, filmmaker and columnist Farai Sevenzo considers the role of cameras in conflict. There was an interesting moment at the recent Cannes Film Festival when the Mauritania-born film director ...

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May 30th, 2014

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Constantine aims to inspire Rwanda

Englishman Stephen Constantine takes charge of Rwanda for the first time this weekend and has the chance to make an instant impact by causing an upset in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The central Africans host Libya, a team 27 places higher in the Confederation of ...

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May 30th, 2014

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Migrants face squalor in Libya jail

30 May 2014 Last updated at 21:43 By Quentin Sommerville BBC News, Misrata Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Some detainees inside a Misrata migrant jail showed the BBC’s Quentin Sommerville the squalor they face In an isolated Libyan ...

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May 30th, 2014

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Migrants face squalor in Libya jail

30 May 2014 Last updated at 21:43 By Quentin Sommerville BBC News, Misrata Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Some detainees inside a Misrata migrant jail showed the BBC’s Quentin Sommerville the squalor they face In an isolated Libyan ...

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May 30th, 2014

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