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Obama approves Africa electricity plan

Image copyright AFP Image caption President Obama promoted the scheme during his tour of Africa last year US President Barack Obama has signed into law an initiative aimed at bringing electricity to 50 million people in sub-Saharan Africa by 2020. The Electrify Africa Act of

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February 9th, 2016

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Zuma U-turn over home revamp money

Media captionThe BBC’s Karen Allen visits Nkandla South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has made a U-turn in court over his refusal to repay some of the $23m (£15m) of state money used to upgrade his home. His lawyer admitted he was wrong to ignore an ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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‘We are not criminals’ Nigerians tell their president

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Buhari has made no effort to backtrack on his remarks. It’s the home of the “419” scam – the infamous online swindle named after a Nigerian anti-fraud law – and it’s no secret that this ...

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February 9th, 2016

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Kalou considers Ivory Coast future

Salomon Kalou helped Ivory Coast win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou is weighing up whether to stop playing international football. The former Chelsea player has 81 caps and 29 goals for his country but hinted he could be about to end his ...

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February 9th, 2016

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Kalou considers Ivory Coast future

Salomon Kalou helped Ivory Coast win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou is weighing up whether to stop playing international football. The former Chelsea player has 81 caps and 29 goals for his country but hinted he could be about to end his ...

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February 9th, 2016

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