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[This Day] 2.5 million Nigerian children under the age of 5 years are suffering from Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM).

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[IPS] Tindouf, Algeria -- For my entire life, I have been forgotten. I am a Sahrawi refugee, born and raised in the Algerian desert, where my people have remained displaced for 45 years, awaiting the moment when we can finally return to our homeland, Western Sahara.

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[DW] A latest report by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation on African governance shows a decline in overall progress for the first time in a decade. This has been driven by a decline in security and the rule of law in some countries.

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[Daily Maverick] South Africa's relations with Malawi's new President Lazarus Chakwera have started badly, clouded by suspicions that he helped a fugitive escape South African justice and complaints that Pretoria damaged his dignity by delaying his departure from South Africa.

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[Daily Maverick] In order to properly appreciate the possible extradition of the Bushiris from Malawi to South Africa, it is necessary to understand extradition law and its processes more generally.

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A court has ordered eight golfers to pay Sh4.4 million as legal costs for a case involving exclusion of female golfers from election of Limuru Country Club golf committee members.

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Beekeeping enterprises in Kajiado county are on the verge of collapse as a result of honey safety fears associated with the poisonous Ipomea plant nectar.

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Governor Mike Sonko told Parliament that the conditional grants were meant for Universal Health Care project to support Level 2 and Level 3 facilities.

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[Ghanaian Times] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has proposed naming the University for Development Studies (UDS) after the late former President Jerry John Rawlings.

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[Namibian] THE Outapi and Eenhana abattoirs are on the verge of becoming white elephants as the two facilities are operating at a loss.

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[Namibian] PRIME minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila's office is chairing a task force committee to consult on the regulation and controlled use of cannabis in Namibia.

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[Namibian] Emotions ran high this weekend as the remains of the four fishermen killed by the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) were returned to Namibia.

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The company plans to submit applications for emergency approval in the US and around the world within weeks.

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[allAfrica] It's almost a year since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and no country has been spared the brutal economic and social impact.

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[SAnews.gov.za] The South African government has initiated an extradition process in an effort to retrieve two fugitives, who last week unlawfully left the country for Malawi while facing a criminal trial.

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[The Herald] Members of Parliament from the SADC Region are calling for a concerted regional effort to prevent African Migratory Locusts (AML) exacerbating an already dire food security situation, amid reports that the destructive pests have become "smarter".

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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Unofficial commemoration was spread via social media, where young people criticised government's response to deadly shipwreck

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[Africa In Fact] In a historic US election, President Donald Trump was ousted from office by Joe Biden. Biden won 50.8% of the popular vote, while Trump still managed 47.5% in the largest voter turnout since 1908. The presidency of Donald Trump is widely viewed as anomalous, a monstrous blip in an otherwise healthy and deeply consolidated democracy. This would be a mistake. A deeper analysis reveals that populism can take root even in societies with relatively broad-based access to political and economic opportunities.

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[The New Humanitarian] From Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad to UN refugee agency chief Filippo Grandi, more than 20 visions of the humanitarianism of tomorrow.

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The company says 329 growers were contracted to farm seed maize across the country in the current financial year, up from 307 last year.

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The Ministry of Agriculture has directed Kwale and Kilifi counties to set aside 100 acres each for development of the cashew nut nurseries in a bid to revive the ailing m sector.

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The Nairobi Metropolitan Services (NMS) has frozen any new allocation of picking and dropping bays for public service vehicles (PSVs) in Nairobi.

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[The Conversation Africa] Women make up more than half of the people living with HIV around the world. Young women between the ages of 10 and 24 are twice as likely to get HIV as young men in the same age group. In East and Southern Africa young women will acquire HIV on average five to seven years earlier than their male peers.

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[The Conversation Africa] As they say in Mali's Manding language, yiriba binna: a giant tree has fallen.

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[The Conversation Africa] Tanzania's 2020 general elections resulted in a predictably easy victory for one of Africa's oldest ruling parties, Chama Cha Mapinduzi.

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[OHCHR] UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Friday called on all actors to take urgent measures to protect civilians in Cabo Delgado province, in northeast Mozambique, amid reports of an increasingly alarming human rights situation.

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[AIM] Maputo -- The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday approved a report from its working commission on constitutional, legal and human rights affairs on the human rights situation in the country's two areas of conflict.

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[SPS] Shaheed Al-Hafed -- Attacks of the Sahrawi People's Liberation Army units continue against various hiding places of the Moroccan enemy along its positions in the occupied parts of the Sahrawi territory, causing loss of lives and equipments and disrupting its military plans.

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[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF MP for Chirumhanzu-Zibagwe Prosper Machando has warned youths they will be beaten up if they dared protest against government.

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[DW] Amid falling prices of raw materials, recession, and now COVID-19, Africa is in serious trouble as debt burden grows. Zambia is on the brink of defaulting on its foreign debt as a so-called grace period expires.

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