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In Africa, lack of coronavirus data raises fears of “silent epidemic”

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When the new coronavirus hit Tanzania in mid-April, President John Magufuli called for three days of national prayer to seek God’s protection from the scourge....
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Belgian king expresses deep regret for colonial past in Congo

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Belgium’s King Philippe expressed deep regret on Tuesday for the “suffering and humiliation” inflicted on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) during its 75-year...
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Up to 17 infected, 11 dead in new Ebola outbreak in Congo

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The Democratic Republic of Congo has recorded up to 17 Ebola cases in a new outbreak of the deadly virus in the western province of...
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Africa’s oil producers impacted by OPEC production cut

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Africa’s oil-producing nations have not been spared the impact of the global decision to reduce oil output. About 14 countries in sub-Saharan Africa produce oil,...
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Burundi vote campaign begins in shadow of violence, coronavirus

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Getty Images Burundi’s political parties started campaigning for next month’s presidential elections on Monday despite opposition accusations of intimidation and the global coronavirus crisis. With...
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Pandemic hits aid work in sub-Saharan Africa

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Médecins Sans Frontières Desperately needed aid for millions of people across sub-Saharan Africa is under threat as the deadly coronavirus pandemic sweeps a continent already...
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Ebola patient dies in Congo, first case in 50 days

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The first person to contract Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo in more than 50 days has died, the government said on Friday, ending hopes...
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Amnesty: Armed conflicts, state repression fuel cocktail of human rights violations in Africa

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Protesters across sub-Saharan Africa have braved bullets and beatings to defend their rights in the face of continuing conflict and state repression, Amnesty International said...