The sun sets over the river where fishermen park their boats in picturesque Saint Louis (Photo: E. Sarai/VOA)
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On what used to be beaches, waves crash just feet from buildings – many of which have been damaged or destroyed
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July 23, 2019
FILE - In this aerial view, fishing boats are seen on the shore of the Lake Malawi at the Senga village on May 20, 2019 in Senga, Malawi.
For both locals and climate experts, declining fish numbers reflect a combination of environmental change and overfishing that augurs ill for the future.
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July 22, 2019
FILE - Congo's then-Health Minister Oly Ilunga speaks to a reporter in Beni, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dec. 20, 2018.
A new task force will report directly to the DRC president amid a debate over an experimental vaccine
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July 22, 2019
Government Bilingual High School in Fontem, South West Cameroon. ( PHoto: M. Kindzeka / VOA)
Alleged occupation could complicate government plans to restart education in the regions in September
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July 22, 2019
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Gunmen stormed a bar in the village of Gbale in the state of Kwara and seized the men on Saturday, national police spokesman Frank Mba told AFP
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July 22, 2019
FILE - Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for National Treasury Henry Rotich leaves with the budget briefcase for Parliament to read the budget speech for 2018-2019 in Nairobi, Kenya, on June 14, 2018.
Rotich and 27 other officials were arrested and charged for their alleged roles in awarding contracts and payments to the Italian firm CMC di Ravenna, said the director of public prosecutions
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July 22, 2019
Relatives carry the dead body of a civilian killed in an explosion outside a hotel near the international airport in Mogadishu
Al-Shabab claims responsibility for attack at Mogadishu intersection
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July 22, 2019