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Ethiopia: The hyenas of Harar

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July 21st, 2017

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Man who migrated twice

This is the story of the man who migrated twice. Who dodged the police along the Italian border with France – twice. Avoided officials on the train to Paris – twice. Made it to the shanty town life in Calais – twice. Risked death as he stowed away on a ...

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July 21st, 2017

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Harar

As the Unesco-recognised Ethiopian city of Harar marks its 1,010th anniversary, the BBC’s Emmanuel Igunza explores its unique heritage. Night falls in the ancient city of Harar, and I’m witnessing a breathtaking, if not bizarre, exercise. A young man skewers ...

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July 21st, 2017

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Players ‘more attractive’ after Africa Cup of Nations move

Cameroon won the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in February African players will be “more attractive” to European clubs now the Africa Cup of Nations will take place in the summer, say leading agents. The tournament, held every two years, is being moved to June and ...

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July 21st, 2017

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TP Mazembe win DR Congo title for a record 16th time

Five-time African champions TP Mazembe are the current holders of the Confederation Cup Moise Katumbi, the chairman of TP Mazembe, has dedicated his team’s latest triumph to the Congolese people. Five-time African champions Mazembe beat AS Vita Club 1-0 on Wednesday to

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July 20th, 2017

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Africa Cup of Nations moved to June and July and expanded to 24 teams

The Africa Cup of Nations will feature 24 teams from 2019 onwards The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations will be held in June and July, the Confederation of African Football has confirmed. The tournament is usually held in January and February, causing disputes with European clubs ...

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July 20th, 2017

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Djibouti FA dissolves national team to ‘stop poor results’

Djibouti’s Football Federation is run by Souleiman Hassan Waberi, a Confederation of African Football Executive Committee member The Djibouti Football Federation (FDF) has dissolved the national football team in a bid to ‘stop poor results’. The FDF ...

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July 20th, 2017

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Africa Cup of Nations expands to 24 teams from 2019 event in Cameroon

The Africa Cup of Nations will feature 24 teams from 2019 onwards The Africa Cup of Nations will be contested by 24 teams when the next tournament takes place in 2019, in Cameroon. The Confederation of African Football’s executive committee rubber-stamped the proposal ...

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July 20th, 2017

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Aids deaths halve as more get drugs

Image copyright Getty Images Deaths linked to Aids have halved in a decade, official figures shows. The condition, which is caused by HIV, used to be one of the top 10 causes of death worldwide. A report by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids (UNAids) showed ...

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July 20th, 2017

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Xanda, son of Cecil the lion, ‘killed by hunter’ in Zimbabwe

Image copyright AFP PHOTO / ZIMBABWE NATIONAL PARKS Image caption Sad inheritance: The much-loved Zimbabwean lion Cecil was killed in 2015 Two years after Cecil the lion was killed by a trophy-hunter in Zimbabwe, prompting global outrage, his son may have met a similar sad ...

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July 20th, 2017

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