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'Suicide car bomb' in Mogadishu

A suicide car bomb has exploded at a checkpoint near Somalia's national theatre in the capital Mogadishu, police have told Reuters news agency.

Ancient footprints found in Tanzania

Footprints made by early humans millions of years ago have been uncovered in Tanzania close to where similar tracks were found in the 1970s.

We’ll construct 400 dams before 2019 - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday declared that his administration would construct additional 400 dams to boost irrigation across the country before the expiration of his term in 2019.

US boosts aid for northeastern Nigeria

The US has announced an additional $92m (£73m) in aid for people affected by the Boko Haram insurgency and food insecurity in northeastern Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin region.

Liberian president to lead UN, AU, ECOWAS mission to Gambia

Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is expected on Tuesday to lead a high level delegation of African heads of state aiming to solve the political impasse in the Gambia, the country’s president-elect Adama Barrow has said.