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Amnesty asks AU to deploy more peacekeepers to Central African Republic

Amnesty International has asked the African Union (AU) to address the growing crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR) and complete the full and rapid deployment of peacekeepers to protect civilians in rural areas at risk of imminent attack.

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Kenyan artist’s satirical paintings depict China's exploitation of Africa

China loves Africa 10Kenyan artist Michael W. Soi has come up with a series of satirical paintings exploring the controversial China-Africa partnership.

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Komla Dumor “typified African excellence”, says Samia Nkrumah

Samia Yaba Nkrumah, the Chairperson and Leader of Ghana’s Convention People’s Party (CPP) has paid to tribute to Komla Dumor, the BBC TV presenter who died in London on 18th January 2014.

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Work towards broader political progress, Mali’s new MPs advised

UK’s Foreign Office Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds has urged the newly elected parliamentarians in Mali “to work towards broader political progress.”

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Kenyatta vows to fight corruption as Kenya marks 50 years of independence

President Uhuru Kenyatta has appealed to Kenyans to unite and be “committed to make Kenya, East Africa and Africa prosperous, peaceful and united.”

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