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Zambia deploys army to fight cholera outbreak

President Edgar Lungu directs military to help fight a cholera outbreak that has claimed 41 lives since late September.

Cholera

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George Weah declared winner of Liberia vote

Former footballer George Weah earned 61.5 percent of the vote, compared to 38.5 percent for his opponent, Joseph Boakai.

George Weah

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George Weah: From football star to Liberia president

Ex-AC Milan striker won 61 percent of votes to defeat ruling party candidate and Liberian Vice President Joseph Boakai.

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George Weah set to win Liberia presidential runoff

Ex-football star wins election with 61 percent of vote in West African country's first democratic transition since 1944.

George Weah

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Ethiopian workers 'beaten and robbed' by Saudi police

Undocumented workers say they saw their compatriots shot at and wounded by police when they tried to escape roundups.

Ethiopian workers

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Angola loses contact with first commercial satellite

Space agency says too early to say satellite completely lost, day after AngoSat-1 was launched from Kazakhstan facility.

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Angola eyes big benefits from AngoSat-1 launch

Launch of communications satellite from Kazakh facility puts sub-Saharan African country on the map in the space race.

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Erdogan pledges to boost Turkey-Tunisia trade ties

Four agreements to bolster military, economic and environmental cooperation signed by two countries' leaders.

Beji Caid Essebsi

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Liberia election: George Weah v Joseph Boakai

Liberians take to polls to choose between former international football star and current vice president.

George Weah

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Tunisia demands formal UAE apology over women ban

Foreign minister says public apology is in order after Emirates Airlines bars Tunisian women from boarding its flights.

Tunisian Foreign Minister Khemaies Jhinaoui

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More than 250,000 children in war-torn South Sudan could die by July because of starvation, an UN official has warned.

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