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Swaziland unveiled details of progress in tackling the world's heaviest HIV burden at an International AIDS Society conference in Paris, which has gathered more than 6,000 scientists to assess advances in AIDS treatments but also  discuss funding concerns.  By FRANCOIS GUILLOT (AFP/File)

Swaziland halves world's highest HIV infection rate: report

Monday, July 24, 2017

Paris (AFP) - Swaziland, which bears the world's heaviest HIV burden, has a ...

Migrants from Africa rescued by Libya are brought ashore at a Tripoli port on July 24, 2017.  By MAHMUD TURKIA (AFP)

Libya rescues 150 Europe-bound migrants off Tripoli

Monday, July 24, 2017

Tripoli (AFP) - Libya's coastguard rescued at least 150 migrants who were t ...

The Dalori camps are home to thousands of people displaced by Boko Haram violence around Maiduguri, northeast Nigeria.  By AMINU ABUBAKAR (AFP)

Four killed in northeast Nigeria suicide attacks

Monday, July 24, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Four people were killed in suicide bomb attacks ...

Swaziland unveiled details of progress in tackling the world's heaviest HIV burden at an International AIDS Society conference in Paris, which has gathered more than 6,000 scientists to assess advances in AIDS treatments but also  discuss funding concerns.  By FRANCOIS GUILLOT (AFP/File)

Swaziland turns around world's highest HIV infection rate: report

Monday, July 24, 2017

Paris (AFP) - Swaziland, which bears the world's heaviest HIV burden, has h ...

The Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram has increasingly used suicide bombers in its eight-year insurgency that has left at least 20,000 dead and displaced more than 2.6 million others.  By STEFAN HEUNIS (AFP/File)

Three killed in northeast Nigeria suicide attacks

Monday, July 24, 2017

Maiduguri (Nigeria) (AFP) - Three people were killed in suicide bomb attack ...

Nigeria’s President Buhari Seen In London

Monday, July 24, 2017

Nigeria’s president has been pictured in London for the first time si ...

South Africa is home to 80 percent of the world's remaining rhinos.  By MUJAHID SAFODIEN (AFP/File)

Rhino poaching dips slightly in South Africa

Monday, July 24, 2017

Johannesburg (AFP) - The number of rhinos killed for their horns by poacher ...

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe lavished his sister-in-law with $60,000 on her birthday, a report said.  By Jekesai NJIKIZANA (AFP/File)

Mugabe lavishes sister-in-law with $60,000 birthday gift

Monday, July 24, 2017

Harare (AFP) - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe lavished his sister-in-la ...

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