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Nigerian traditional rulers want prisoners freed before Delta talks

A Niger Delta militant.Traditional leaders in Nigeria's oil-producing Niger Delta have demanded that authorities release youths arrested by the army before they will mediate in talks with militants who have been blowing up pipelines, a government official said.

MPs told of 18 politically-related murders

altThe South African Police Service Major General Leon Rabie says 18 cases of politically-related murders were reported between 1 February and 5 August 2016.

Teargas used to disperse Zimbabwean protestors

Teargas used in Zimbabwe protestZimbabwean police on Friday fired teargas to disperse anti-government supporters gathering in a square in the capital Harare ahead of a planned protest calling for electoral reform, a Reuters witness said.

Two women lynched, set on fire in DR Congo as ethnic tensions flare

Ethnic tension leaves two dead in DRCTwo Hutu women were dragged out of a minibus, lynched and their bodies set on fire by a crowd in eastern Congo, the local mayor said on Wednesday, as inter-ethnic tensions in the region surge in the wake of massacres that have killed hundreds of civilians.

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