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Congo to suspend value-added tax exemption for mining imports

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Democratic Republic of Congo’s government has decided to suspend the value-added tax (VAT) exemption on mining companies’ imports in an effort to bolster state revenue,...
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Suspected Boko Haram militants kill 16 in northern Cameroon

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Suspected militants from Islamist group Boko Haram killed at least 16 people and wounded seven early on Sunday in a grenade attack on a camp...
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Congo soldier shoots dead 12 in drunken rampage

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A soldier shot dead 12 people and injured nine others during a drunken rampage in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday evening, regional authorities...
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Zimbabwe clears streets, shops close ahead of planned protests

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Zimbabwe’s security forces on Thursday cleared people off streets of the capital Harare and forced shops to close, a day before planned anti-government protests during...
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UN: Some 120 said to be killed or wounded in attack in Sudan’s Darfur region

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More than 60 people were reported killed and nearly 60 others wounded during an armed attack in a village in Sudan’s restive Darfur region on...
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Gunmen kill at least 22 villagers in South Darfur, locals say

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At least 20 people died and 22 others were injured after gunmen from an unidentified militia attacked a village in the Sudanese state of South...
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Sudan finds mass grave believed to have bodies of officers executed by ousted ex-leader Omar al-Bashir

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Sudan has found a mass grave that most likely contains remains of 28 army officers executed in 1990 for plotting an attempted coup against the...
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West African leaders seek end to Mali political crisis

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Presidents from five West African countries arrive in Mali on Thursday to try to negotiate an end to a political crisis that has rocked the...
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Former Ivory Coast minister to run for president in break with ruling party

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Marcel Amon-Tanoh, a longtime ally of President Alassane Ouattara and until recently his foreign minister, declared on Wednesday he would run in Ivory Coast’s presidential...
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Italy prosecutors seek jail sentences for Eni, Shell executives in Nigeria case

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Italian prosecutors have asked for oil majors Eni and Shell to be fined and some of their present and former executives, including Eni CEO Claudio...