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Saudi-trained cleric emerges as driver of Mali protest movement

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When five West African presidents arrive in Mali on Thursday to try to defuse a political crisis that has alarmed governments in the region and...
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Ivory Coast ruling party may ask president to stand again after premier dies

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Ivory Coast’s ruling party may ask President Alassane Ouattara to rethink his decision not to stand for a third term, after the sudden death of...
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Pandemic costs Africa travel, tourism almost $55 billion

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African countries have lost almost $55 billion in travel and tourism revenues in three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, the African Union (AU) commissioner...
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UN calls for calm, dialogue amid huge Mali protests

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Reuters The United Nations’ Secretary General has called for calm and dialogue in Mali after tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in...
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Senegalese return to mosques after restrictions eased

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Some Senegalese mosques opened their doors on Friday after the government eased coronavirus restrictions, but others judged the rate of infection too high and stayed...
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Ghana overtakes Nigeria as coronavirus death toll hits 2,223 in Africa

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The Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has said that there are now 60,657 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 53 countries...
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Ghana tops coronavirus cases in West Africa after easing lockdown

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Ghana has the highest number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in West Africa. According to data obtained from the World Health Organisation, no fewer than...
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Senegal reports 59 more coronavirus cases

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Senegal’s Ministry of Health and Social Action, on Friday, reported 59 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the confirmed total to 1,551 in the country. A...
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UNECA: Africa will lose $65 billion to full lockdown

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Mr Stephen Karingi, Director, Regional Trade and Integration, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), says African economy will lose 65 billion dollars if there...