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French pitch worries after Boufal injury

Lille’s Soufiane Boufal was injured playing on a synthetic surface at Lorient The French football players’ union (UNFP) has called for synthetic grass pitches to be replaced by natural grass ones “from the start of next season,” citing injury ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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Child rapist Bob Hewitt appeals sentence

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The prosecution said the ex-tennis star showed no remorse Former Wimbledon tennis champion Bob Hewitt has appealed in a South African court against his six-year prison sentence for raping under-age girls. The sentence ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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Nigeria ‘lost $15bn in fake arms deals’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Heavily armed militants have caused widespread destruction in north-eastern Nigeria About $15bn (£10bn) was stolen from the fight against militant Islamists in Nigeria under the previous government, Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has said. The

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May 3rd, 2016

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Kenya ‘foils IS-linked anthrax attack’

Kenyan police say they have foiled a “large-scale” biological attack using anthrax, by a terror group with links to so-called Islamic State (IS). A man, his wife and another woman have been arrested. Rewards have been offered for two other men. Police did not ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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VIDEO: Disrupting deliveries in Nairobi

The team behind Sendy are using all the advances of the sharing economy to try to transform delivery services in their home city, Kenya’s capital Nairobi. By launching the service, though, they are taking on the big established players of the delivery world like DHL ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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McLeish leaves Zamalek after 65 days

Alex McLeish led Zamalek to the group phase of the African Champions League Former Scotland manager Alex McLeish has left Egyptian club Zamalek after just 65 days and 10 matches in charge. McLeish, 57, is the fourth coach to leave the Cairo side this season. The former ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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Nauru asylum seeker sets herself alight

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Australia sends asylum seekers to a detention centre on the island nation of Nauru A Somali woman seeking asylum in Australia has set herself on fire in protest at her detention at a centre on the Pacific island of Nauru. The ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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Pirates paid ‘$400,000’ in West Africa

Image copyright AFP Image caption A 2009 amnesty for militants in Nigeria stemmed kidnappings for several years Ransoms of up to $400,000 (£273,000) have been paid to gangs which hijacked ships in the Gulf of Guinea in 2015, a maritime report says. The region was the most ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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Baby saved after four days in rubble

Image copyright BONNY ODHIAMBO Image caption The girl was said to be dehydrated but with no visible injuries A six-month-old girl has been rescued from the debris of a building that collapsed four days ago in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Later the Kenyan Red Cross said the ...

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May 3rd, 2016

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VIDEO: Bono joins missing girls campaign

U2 frontman Bono joined actress Lupita Nyong’o onstage to raise awareness of the 276 missing schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria two years ago. Bono surprised the audience at the Broadway play Eclipsed. He said: “It goes without saying if they were American girls or ...

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May 2nd, 2016

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