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Twin bomb blasts kill at least 2 in Somali capital

Twin bomb blasts kill at least 2 in Somali capital

Somali-based insurgent group al-Shabaab takes responsibility for attack killing former regional administration secretary

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Tunisian parliament approves electoral law amendment
22.08.2019

Tunisian parliament approves electoral law amendment

Amendment aims to ease objections to ballot results ahead of upcoming early presidential election on Sept. 15

Algeria:Ex-justice minister detained over alleged graft
22.08.2019

Algeria:Ex-justice minister detained over alleged graft

Key figure of former regime of President Bouteflika, Tayeb Louh appears before judge investigating corruption crimes

South Africa partially bans display of 'apartheid flag'
22.08.2019

South Africa partially bans display of 'apartheid flag'

Court in Johannesburg rules that 'gratuitous display of apartheid flag' is constant reminder of oppression

Sudan's Hamdok takes oath as prime minister
21.08.2019

Sudan's Hamdok takes oath as prime minister

Abdalla Hamdok is first civilian Prime Minister of Sudan since 1989

Sudan, South Sudan discuss bilateral ties
21.08.2019

Sudan, South Sudan discuss bilateral ties

Head of Sudan’s Sovereign Council, South Sudanese president speak over phone