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Coronavirus stalks cells of Cameroon’s crowded prison

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On the morning of April 24, Fritz Takang became so breathless he could barely walk across the cramped cell he shared with 60 inmates at...
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Sudan says three jailed Bashir aides have coronavirus

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Sudanese authorities said Wednesday that three former senior aides to ousted president Omar Hassan al-Bashir have caught the novel coronavirus in prison. Former officials Ali...
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12 found dead in Burkina jail were ‘executed’ – relatives

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File Photo Relatives of 12 people held for “suspected acts of terrorism” and found dead in their prison cells earlier this month, accused the Burkina...
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Egypt editor detained outside Cairo jail

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Egyptian security services on Sunday detained the editor-in-chief of prominent independent news outlet Mada Masr, its lawyer said, the latest in a crackdown against journalists....
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Handshakes and gatherings banned in Ethiopia

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It is the first working day in Ethiopia after restrictions put in place by a state of emergency declared to combat the coronavirus pandemic was...