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Thugs with machetes attack Nigerian party congress

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20 more killed in villages as Islamic extremists rampage in Nigeria with 4 attacks in 3 days

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AP names Nigeria chief of bureau

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In Uganda, a nurse is accused of spreading HIV

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UN deploys Ugandan guard unit in Somali capital

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Planned anti-gay rally in Ethiopia is cancelled

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Tanzanian president warns Congo rebels to disarm

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