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Four Cameroonian soldiers, similar to the ones pictured here in February 2015, were arrested after a video of them executing accused Boko Haram supporters went viral.  By Reinnier KAZE (AFP/File)

Four Cameroon troops held over summary execution video

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Four Cameroonian soldiers have been arrested after a video apparently showi ...

Sudanese Foreign Minister Ahmed al-Dierdiry, pictured on July 6, 2018, announced that the signing of a preliminary power-sharing deal with South Sudan has been postponed due to proposed changes to the draft.  By Ebrahim Hamid (AFP/File)

S.Sudan power-sharing deal delayed over differences

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Sudan said Thursday the signing of a "preliminary" power-sharing deal betwe ...

Congolese warlord Germain Katanga, pictured in February 2016, has been ordered to pay some reparations for

ICC denies damages to kids born after Congo village attack

Thursday, July 19, 2018

War crimes judges ruled Thursday that five children born after their parent ...

A handout picture released by the Egyptian antiquities ministry on July 19, 2018 shows a 4,500-year-old pottery workshop discovered in the Temple of Kom Ombo in Aswan.  By - (EGYPTIAN ANTIQUITIES MINISTRY/AFP)

Egypt archaeologists find 4,500-year-old pottery workshop

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Egyptian archaeologists have uncovered a pottery workshop dating back some ...

South Africa's Philip Snyman (C), pictured in December 2017, is optimistic for his teams chances at winning their first World Cup Sevens crown but says they will need to

Boks must hit ground running, says skipper Snyman

Thursday, July 19, 2018

South Africa captain Philip Snyman said his team will need to hit the groun ...

Former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, pictured in 2005, has been in exile since January 2017 after a 22-year-rule marked by human rights violations, but has plans to return.  By JEFF HAYNES (AFP/File)

Gambian govt condemns ex-president's 'shocking' return pledge

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Banjul on Thursday condemned former president Yahya Jammeh's pledge to come ...

Kabila, pictured in January at his first press conference in five years, has been president of sub-Saharan Africa's biggest country since 2001.  By THOMAS NICOLON (AFP)

DR Congo leader maintains suspense over plans

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, kept his ...

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