Mauritanian blogger Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mkhaitir poses for a picture two months after he has been released from Mauritanian pris
Mohamed Ould Mkheitir said he spent the first seven months in prison ‘in a cell two metres (6.5 feet) long and less than two metres wide with no furniture, toilets or a shower stall,and saw the sun only six times
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Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:00
Mokhtar Hmidi, the father of Fakher, who is still unaccounted for after the capsizing of a migrant boat, shows pictures of his son, with Fakher's mother in the background, in Thina district of Sfax, Tunisia Oct. 15, 2019.
Youths seeking better life choose migrant trail to Europe; among them was Fakher Hmidi whose parents now fear him dead
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By Reuters
Thu, 10/17/2019 - 09:52
South African Sisters Shine in Diamond Business Dominated by Men
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Mosibudi Jo Mathole and Khomotso Ramodipa are rare gems in the male-dominated diamond industry
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Thu, 10/17/2019 - 04:24
Sudan People Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-North) leader Malik Agar (L) speaks as Sudanese Deputy head of the Transitional Military Council, General Mohamed Hamdan Daglo (R), looks on during a press conference in Juba, South Sudan, July 27, 2019.
SPLM-North refuses to take part in Sudan peace talks in Juba until government fully investigates attacks
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 15:53
Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta flags off the train linking Nairobi and Naivasha at the Nairobi Terminus operating the…
Critics say project is leaving the country in heavy debt to China
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 15:22
Protesters burn barricades and tires in Conakry street during a demonstration in Guinea.
Some of the bullet wounds indicate that people were shot at close range, Dr. Diallo Mamadou Bella said
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:30
FILE - A woman stands outside a damaged school dormitory after it was set on fire in Bafut, in the northwest English-speaking region of Cameroon, Nov. 15, 2017. The military says it is helping clean up towns in efforts to implement new peace resolutions.
Trauma centers struggle to help influx of conflict victims in English-speaking regions
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Wed, 10/16/2019 - 12:45